Just happened to turn on the TV and low and behold, Aussie rules football, Collingwood vs North Melbourne.
We watched a few minutes and the boys were hooked.
Gavin's comment: "That's the best sport ever!"
I caught a little on a recent visit to Sydney...but I definitely remember seeing it on ESPN back when they first started because I think they couldn't get any of the other sports broadcast rights...it was pretty fun to watch.
At first glance, it looks like it might be rugby...but much wilder and wide open. Played on a huge (150m) oval...and players wearing outfits that look more like NBA uniforms from the 70's than anything else.
Here's a taste from youtube...
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