Tennis, Baseball, and Football.
There were sports events shown on TV during the 1940s. This did not become popular until the 1960s and beyond.
Cricket, Rugby League and Australian rules football.
Cricket, Tennis and Australian Rules Football
The most popular sports played in Africa is football. That is soccer but they call it football because you play it with your feet.
the other bands that were popular in 1960s was the beegees
Soccer and Football