Mauritius Sports – Mauritius is located in the Indian Ocean close to Madagascar. The island is considered as the easiest point to reach in the Indian Ocean.
As Mauritius is a small island there are not so much sports. The main sport that the Mauritian fancy is football. In general most female and male population love football and they are usually supporters of Britain groups.
There are also other sports practiced on the island but a lot mainly by the tourist as golf, water sports, deep sea fishing.
Mauritius has also football groups and clubs composed of Mauritian. Some of the main and well known clubs are AS Vacoas/Phoenix, Arsenal Wanderers, Curepipe Starlight SC, Pamplemousses SC, Faucon Flacq.
Another sport fancied by the Mauritian is the horse racing which is held at the Champs de Mars in Port Louis. Horse racing is not the whole year, it is held part of the year only. Lot of Mauritian just dream of going to the horse racing bet on a horse and wish to win lot of money.
Sports are practiced in schools too which is known as physical education, the Mauritius Sports Council encourage participation in sports. The usual sports at schools are athletics, volley ball, basket ball, football, tennis.
But Mauritius main sport is football.