|Highest governing body||ISTAF|
|Introduced||1960, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
Why is sepak takraw popular in Malaysia?
Several Southeast Asian countries claim sepak takraw as their own. The game has been played by the indigenous people of what is now Malaysia since the 15th century. … Its popularity was reinforced because it required many of the skills of soccer, which was also popular in Malaysia and other Southeast Asian countries.
Which is the national game of Malaysia?
De facto national sports
|Mongolia||Archery, Mongolian wrestling, Horse racing|
Where is sepak takraw very popular?
Sepak Takraw is a very attractive sport and is popular in South Asian countries like Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines. The game is also called “kick volleyball” because the rules are similar but instead of using their hand, the players have to kick the ball over the net.