The funniest names of sporting events


Tropical Smoothie Cafe announced on Thursday that the new title sponsor of the Frisco Bowl will become the Tropical Smoothie Cafe Frisco Bowl. The tournament is scheduled for Dec. 20 in Frisco, Texas.

There are some sporting events or tournaments to take on a funny name in recent years. Here we rank 10 of the funniest names of sporting events or tournaments.

1. Tropical Smoothie Cafe Frisco Bowl.

Does it mean that the football players will get smoothies at halftime?

2. Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl.

This has sponsored the college sporting event in Tampa since 2017. The Gasparilla Pirate Festival is held in late January every year.

4. Legends Classic Presented by Old Trapper.

This college basketball tournament, which takes place at Barclays Center in November, has two sponsors that can be said legendary.

3. Wooden Chicken Golf Tournament.

The annual tournament takes place in Portland, Oregon, every July, and it’s sponsored by the Wooden Chicken Bar & Grill.

5. Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard.

It is the NASCAR Cup Series race that takes place in September at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

7. Margaritaville USA Pickleball Tournament.

Pickleball is a game that mixes of tennis, ping pong, and badminton, and is played with a whiffle ball. The Margaritaville is not only a unique sporting name but also adds an extra punch. It’s the premier event of the sport, and it’s held in Indian Wells, California.

6. Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl.

The game has been sponsored by Cheribundi – the New York-based beverage company – since 2017. It’s played in Boca Raton, Florida.

9. The Bubble Soccer Tournament.

This event takes place with athletes playing soccer with big bubbles that are attached to themselves. The tourney is in Chicago.

8. World Championship Punkin Chunkin.

Pumpkin throwing is also a sport, hence the tourney’s name. This sporting event just moved from Delaware to Illinois.

10. Junkanoo Jam.

The annual Division I college basketball tournaments are held in Bimini, Bahamas.

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