Articles matching tag: Definition of Sport

  1. Column: Is Bridge a Sport?October 7, 2015

    Sport: “An athletic activity requiring skill or physical prowess and often of a competitive nature, as racing, baseball, tennis, golf, bowling, wrestling, boxing, hunting, fishing, etc.” Bridge is a card game played by tens-of-millions of people around the world, in private and in public tournaments. The game has complex rules, national and international governing bodies and a loyal, if not zealous following. But is it a sport? We’re about to find out. Her Majesty’s High Court of Justice in London will soon decide once and for all…maybe… if bridge is indeed a sport.