Which of these 8 sports should be included into the Olympics?

Here are the archived results from a poll that ran on this site in 2013. Wrestling was dropped from the core sports list in early 2013, and joined seven other sports on a shortlist for inclusion: roller sports, karate, softball & baseball (joint bid), squash, sport climbing, wakeboard and wushu. The poll asked which sport you thought should be the next to get the nod? To have your say on the next sport to be included in the Olympic program, see the similar current poll about sports to be added to the Olympics.

Which of these sports should be included into the Olympics?

Based on this poll of 1291 people, karate was the clearly most popular sport to be included next into the Olympic program - but it did not make the shortlist of Baseball-softball, squash and wrestling. In September 2013 wrestling was annonced as the sport to be put on the program, meaning that it was never off it!. See the latest poll on which sports should be added to the Olympics.

sport votes percent
Karate 1093 85%
Wrestling 60 5%
Baseball + Softball 55 4%
Squash 24 2%
Climbing 18 1%
Roller Sports 15 1%
Wakeboard 10 1%
None - no more sports! 9 1%
Wushu 7 1%

Disclaimer: These polls are not scientific, and only reflect the opinion of visitors to this website who have chosen to participate.

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