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Emoji Sports
No horse has yet managed the elusive Quadruple Crown—winning the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness, the Belmont Stakes, and the Missouri Horse Hole.
Title text: No horse has yet managed the elusive Quadruple Crown—winning the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness, the Belmont Stakes, and the Missouri Horse Hole.

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Emoji Sport Description
🤽🌋 Lavaball Throwing a ball into the an active volcano would quickly end the game
🤾‍♀️🤺 Bladeball Would also lead to the quick destruction of the ball
💃💃⚽ Fancyball It would be difficult to kick a giant football while wearing high heels (though possible with a normal sized one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GykP0XsLIA)
🕳️🏇🏇🏇 Horse hole Horses might not cooperate or be serious injured when raced into a large hole
🔪🏀⛏️ Basketball Shredding Another sport which would be destructive on the equipment
🥚🔭🕵️‍♀️ Eggspotting A popular sport on Pinterest
⛷️🐊 Alligator Jumping Fast paced and popular spectator sport but limited season when both snow and alligators are readily available. This is actually a crocodile emoji.
👩🎣🧜‍♂️ Merfishing
👨🏸🧚🏸👩 Tinkerball Playing badminton with a fairy, named after Tinker Bell
🥌🦔🥌 Hedgehog Curling
🗜️🍔 Burger Clamping
👩‍🚀🏹🛰️ Consequence archery Archery on a space station would lead to the decompression of the space station, and necessitate the evacuation of the astronauts aboard.
🦉➡️📬 Owlstuffing Although the flag is up, the mailbox seems to be missing mail. Possible reference to Harry Potter owls carrying mails.
🍴🕯️🍴 Candle Eating
⛳💣🏌️‍♀️ Consequence Golf
👉🐍👈 Snake Shaming
🔥🧗‍♀️🔥 Hell Escape
🎮🥑🎮 Multiplayer Avocado May lead to guacamole

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