Encyclopedia of British Sport
Richard William Cox, Wray Vamplew, Grant Jarvie
ABC-CLIO, 2000 - History - 463 pages
This overview of sport in Britain from its earliest origins to the present day includes scores of A to Z entries on sports, organisations and events. It also considers key concepts, themes and terminology.
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19th century activities Amateur Association Football Athletic Australia ball became bowling boxing Britain British sport Centre champion coaching College competition County Cricket course Cricket Club crowd Cup Final Edinburgh Encyclopedia England English established European Federation Football League formed Further reading Golf governing body Grand ground Gymnastics Halls of Fame Hampden Park held Henley Royal Regatta hockey Horse Horse-racing included indoor International Lawn Tennis Liverpool London major Manchester modern Museums and Halls National Olympic Games Open Championship organized Oxford Park Physical Education played players popular professional programme real tennis record recreation References Rowing Royal Rugby Football Rugby League Rugby Union rules Ryder Cup Scotland Scottish shooting showjumping Skating social Society spectators sponsorship Sport England sport in Britain Sports Council sports history sports science stadium Swimming television test match tion tournament track University Press Vamplew Wales Websites Wembley Wimbledon winner women World Championships World Cup