No, water polo originated as a form of rugby football played in rivers and lakes in England and Scotland and since rugby originated from football (or soccer) then this is the oldest surviving team sport. Waterpolo was the among the first team sports introduced at the modern Olympic games in 1900
I would say that the oldest team in the history of modern sport, anyways, would have to be the (now) Chicago Cubs. They formed in 1876 as part of the National League.
The oldest sport is baseball in America
i think it would be rugby !
I think polo is an oldest animal sport
The oldest major sport in USA history would be baseball. born in the middle of the 19th century. Added to that could be college football, which had its first college vs college in 1868 when Rutgers beat the visiting team from Princeton.
basketball is the 2nd oldest.
The oldest known olympic sport is bull jumping. Source: Chachanswers.com
Wrestling is the oldest sport as it was played by Greeks and Romans before the birth of Christ
The Arizona Cardinals are the oldest NFL Franchise.
Rowing (Crew). The First Collegiate team in America was the Yale University Men's Crew
Depends on the definition of sport. Wrestling is the oldest form of competition, dating back thousands of years.
Curling is a team sport.
No. Geelong are the second oldest AFL team Melbourne are the oldest
yes and no.... it was in the first olympic games... but people ran first. But Wrestling is widely considered to be the oldest sport.
The oldest team is baseball is the Indianapolis Clowns.
Basketball best and oldest
Sex. Oldest Position? Missionary.
Baseball is the oldest professional sport in America. The first game recorded with codified rules happened on June 19, 1846.
No. It is not a sport or a team sport. But lots of people like to play it and say its a sport. :)