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All canadians voted for Ice Hockey to be the canadian national sport

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Q: Why is Ice Hockey the Canadian national sport?
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What is the Canadian national sport?

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Ice hockey is the national sport of what country?

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When did ice hockey become a national sport?

Ice hockey is a team played sport on ice using a skate and a stick to shoot and this is the national sports of Canada. ItÕs been developed in the year 1700s to 1800s in the United Kingdom and been a national sport in 1875.

What is a famous sport played in Canada?

One famous sport that is played in Canada is ice hockey. Ice hockey is believed to have first been played in Canada in the 1830s. Another Canadian sport is curling.

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Canada's National Sport was declared as lacrosse. However, now the national sport of Canada is shared by lacrosse and ice hockey as of 1994.

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Is hockey Canada's national sport?

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