Discontinued Olympic Sports
The International Olympic Committee dropped wrestling from the 2020 Olympic program on Tuesday. Here's a look at some other sports that have come and gone from the Olympic program:
- Baseball: Became an Olympic sport in 1992 but was dropped after the 2008 Beijing Games. Baseball, together with softball, will be trying to get back on the program for the 2020 Games.
- Cricket: Played once, at the 1900 Paris Games.
- Croquet: Played once, also at the 1900 Paris Games.
- Golf: ...
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