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The french invented tennis

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Why is tennis a country club sport?

because its for pussies

Which country was first to play tennis?

England is the first country to play tennis

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Which sport is not considered a group team sport?

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What country has tennis as there national sport?

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Sport is good .. Tennis is a sport .. so tennis is a good sport to play?

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Tennis. The 1988 Games were the first Games that tennis was a medal sport since the 1924 Games in Paris.

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Tennis. Henry the eighth played tennis.

When did tennis start in France?

In 1904, when Fredereck Benson brought the sport to the country from its neighboring country of Spain.

How long has tennis been an olympic sport?

Tennis was an event at the first modern Olympics in 1896 and was competed at every Olympics until 1924. Tennis was dropped after the 1924 Games and did not make its return until 1984 as a demonstration sport and 1988 as a medal sport.

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Tennis as a sport was redeveloped in Melbourne which is in Australia. The redevelopment of tennis is meant to produced world class players who are able to compete with the best in the market.

Which country invented table tennis?

The game originated as a sport in Britain during the 1800s.

Is tennis a sport that you get pressure from?

Tennis is also a sport that you can get pressure from.

How long has tennis been a sport?

Modern tennis was adopted in the 1800s in Great Britain. However, the first tennis may have originated in France in the 1100s.

When was table tennis first in the olympic games?

It was in 1988 - in Seoul, South Korea - that table tennis first joined the Olympics and became an Olympic sport.

Where was table tennis first played in the Olympics?

It was in 1988 - in Seoul, South Korea - that table tennis first joined the Olympics and became an Olympic sport.

Which sport was invented first tennis or ping pong?

ping pong

Is tennis an Olympic sport?

Yes. Tennis was a sport at the first modern Olympics in 1896 until 1924 when it was discontinued. It made its return to the Olympics in 1984 and has been contested ever since.

Is tennis a sport or hobby?

Tennis isn't a sport, it is more of a hobby.

When did tennis become an olympic sport?

Tennis was included as an Olympic sport in the very first Games in 1896. It was dropped from the schedule after the 1924 Games, and was reinstated as a medal sport in 1988, having also had 2 Olympics previously where it was played as a demonstration sport.

What was the first sport shone on TV?

The first sport shown on television seems to have been tennis; the Wimbledon tennis Championships were broadcast on British television on 21st of June, 1937. The first sport shown on American TV was baseball: on 17th May, 1939 a college baseball game between Columbia and Princeton was broadcast.

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Is table tennis a winter or summer sport?

The table tennis is a winter sport as well as a summer sport.