Sports are fun, healthy games, right? They are all very popular, you would think they are all just as popular? Right? Kinda. But some are more popular than others. Here are the top 10 most popular or played sports!
10. Golf Edit
n 10th spot comes Golf wich is one of the most popular sports in the world. Golf is a ball sport in which competing players known as golfers use various clubs to hit balls into series of holes. Number of fans: 450-500 million
9. Rugby Edit
Rugby is a style of football that was developed at a rugby school, it is considered as one of the most dangerous sports in the world.
Number of fans: 450-500 Million
7. Table Tennis Edit
Table Tennis is that sport which is hugely popular in China, also known as ping pong the game is gradually expanding all over the world this sport is played on a hard table divided by a net.
A number of fans: 500 Million Approx.
6. Field Hockey
Field Hockey it is one of the most exciting sports to watch. The sport has been dominated for the past 55 years by South-East Asia. Field Hockey is a game which mainly popular among common wealth nations such as India, Argentina, Pakistan.
BAmericans dominated this game.
A number of fans: 600 Million Approx.
5. VolleyBall Edit
Volleyball is considered as one of the simplest sports in the world, but is still one of the most popular sports in the world.
Number of fans: 850 Million
4. BasketBall Edit
basketball is one of the most most popular sports in the orld, and is one of the top five most popular sports in the USA. Basketball was developed by Americans in the late 19th century. During the first period
Number of fans: 1 Billion - 1.5 Billion
3. Tennis Edit
Tennis is now considered as the third most loved sport in the world. It might not be the most popular sport in some countries but definitely, holds a strong position in world sport. Tennis is very popular in countries such as Spain, England, America, Russia, Australia.
Number of fans: 2 Billion
2. Cricket Edit
Cricket is the second most popular sport in the world. With approximately 2.5 billion fans Cricket it undoubtedly the 2nd most popular sport in the world.
Number of fans: 2.5 Billion
1. Football Edit
Finally the most popular sport in the world is soccer/football. Soccer is the worlds most watched sport soccer is televised in almost every country in the world. soccer is a game played in a rectangular field with spherical ball and has to consist on two teams with eleven players on each side these are the goal keeper and ten outfield players. The outfield players can use any part of the body except the arms and hands, only the goal keeper is allowed to use his arms and hands but he or she would have to be cautious of the penalty area.
Number of fans: 3.5 Billion