Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Funny Sports Vol. 4
The Skinny: Basically it's volleyball but you play with your feet and I'm pretty sure you have to be Asian.
American Equivalent: Hackeysack off drugs.
Most commonly seen in: Indonesia, Thailand, 'Nam....'nam....oh God the horrors...have you ever seen sepak takraw played with a human head son...HAVE YOU?!?!?
Greatest doubles match of all time: Nguyen & Nguyen v. Nguyen & Nguyen. A classic back-and-forth struggle for kick volleyball supremacy. The fans were the real "nguyen"-ers.
Did you know?: In 1989 a team representing the United States competed at the sepak takraw world championships. They were beaten badly.
Video hosted by sepak takraw's Bob Geldof :