#8 Combat Sports Combat sports became popular in USA in around 1970s. Combat sports is a category of sports where participants fight one to one within some strict set of rules. Usually there are 3 categories of combats: 1. Wresling 2. Striking 3. With a Held Weapon. The first two categories are more famous in United States. Scholastic wrestling and Kick boxing are two popular American combat sports.
With a held weapon? What sport is this you Yanks? I demand you savages to inform me.