Cricket was one of the first sports played in Australia.
The first sport ever played in America was lacrosse. It was played by early Native Americans. Some Native Americans believed playing Lacrosse had magical powers.
The first sport ever was running. Not necessarily track and field but racing from point to point.
Boxing was the first sport ever played. Men fighting Before Christ. It wasn't ofcoarse named Boxing, but it's no a sport so.. I hope that helps to answer you question. Good luck!
Tennis. Henry the eighth played tennis.
Lacrosse is the first sport played in Canada which is also the first sport invented.
Lacrosse was the first one that is still played in modern times. It was first played in 1320 by an Indian tribe.