Besides the fact that it was created in Canada it is also the most popular sport in Canada, to both watch and play.
lacrosse is our national sport even though we play hockey more. But after 1994 hockey became our witer national sport and lacrosse our summer national sport
Hockey is one for sure
Hockey is the national winter sport, but lacrosse is the national summer sport.
Hockey is the national winter sport, and lacrosse is the national summer sport.
no. ontario does not have a natinal sport. hockey is the national sport of canada
Ice Hockey is the national sport of Canada.
In 1994 Hockey was declared as Canada's National winter sport and Lacrosse as Canada's national summer sport
Pakistan's national sport is Hockey.
hockey is the national sport of Pakistan
All canadians voted for ice hockey to be the canadian national sport
The national sport of Pakistan is Field Hockey.
Ice hockey has been the official national sport of Canada since 1994. Field hockey has been the official national sport of Pakistan since 1972. It has been considered the de facto national sport of India for decades.
The national sport is field hockey, but the most popular sport is cricket
lacrosse and hockey
Officially lacrosse is Canada's national sport although hockey is the nations most popular and loved sport and most Canadians consider hockey Canada's national sport.
Hockey Quebec doesn't have a national sport, mainly because its not a country. P.S it is a province in Canada which has a national sport of Lacrosse not hockey.
It became a national sport because of me.
India has no official national sport according to the ministry of sports. However, as noted by Wikipedia, the de facto (unofficial) national sport is Field Hockey.
Hockey i.e National Hockey League
Yes, Kabbadi is the national sport of India, I do not understand how you have mentioned field hockey as the national sport
Canada - Correction - LACROSSE is Canada's national sport, NOT hockey. (Much like in Brasil their national sport is CAPOEIRA not soccer). Addendum: I have since learned that I need to modify this answer a bit - Lacrosse is Canada's national FAIR WEATHER sport, and Hockey is Canada's national WINTER sport! Please pardon my original mistake!
Yes, but it's not the only one. Up until 1994, Lacrosse was the only national sport. Today The National Sports of Canada Act recognizes Lacrosse as the country's national summer sport and Ice Hockey as the national winter sport.