Sports in Malaysia are an important part of Malaysian culture. We cheered for our favourite teams or idols at any games with the nation’s favourite slogan – ‘Malaysia Boleh!’ While Malaysian do love and excel in many sports, it is also important that we understand a little history of these sports. Scroll down and check how many of these you got them right.
Introduced in British India in the 1800s.
Introduced in England as early as 1170.
Invented in Harrow School in England around 1830.
Originated in the monastic cloisters in Northern France in the 12th century.
Originated in Scotland in the 15th century.
6) Competitive Swimming
Was introduced in Greece in 1600 BC.
Was introduced in Springfield, Massachusetts in December 1891.
8) Table Tennis
Originated from Victorian England in the 1860s.
Was introduced in ancient Egypt back in 3200 B.C.E.