Top 10 Most Popular Sports in the World

If you want to know about what is the most popular sport in the world? You will able to know from this place, because here are provided a list of top 10 most popular sports in the world. Expecting you are familiar with many top sports in the world that sports have huge fan. Besides you know what is the most played sport in the world? You will found here list of popular sports that you can consider as the most played sports from all around the world. We are also hoping that you will be happy to getting this list about the most popular top 10 sports in the world. Currently in our world includes lots of fan of these games or sports. Sports are one of very good sector to gives us entertainment also sports or games are very healthful for the human being body. Anyway, check out the list of top 10 most popular sports in the world.

10. “American Football”

American football is an excellent game and at this present time it has huge fan from all around the world. This is one of the top sports in the world among of most popular top ten sports. This football games also known as gridiron, gridiron football. American football first played on 6 November, 1869 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. Particularly gridiron football sports much prominent in North America, Europe and Japan. This sport need two teams to play and each team need 11 players. You know that first sport of gridiron football was played on 6 November, 1869 among 2 college teams such as Princeton and Rutgers. Currently NFL is the most popular league of American football that is the most well-known league in the world.

9. “Basketball”

In our present world includes over 400 million fans of Basketball sports. Hoping personally you love to play basketball game. Am I right? Currently basketball is one of the most played sport in the world among of top 10 sports in the world. If you want to play this game so normally will be required two teams and 5 players each team. Basketball game first played on 21 December, 1891 in Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.; Basketball sport was invented in 1891 by most popular basketball coach Dr. James Naismith. Tallest, strong and experienced players are able to do best performance on this game. In the meantime, basketball game is one of the top sports in the world. You know that the National Basketball Association or (NBA) includes many experienced and highest paid professional basketball players. Besides, the FIBA Basketball World Cup attracts the most popular top national teams in the world.

8. “Golf”

Golf is one of the most popular outdoor games in the earth. Golf is the 8th number most popular games in our list of top 10 most popular sports in the world. It has globally vast fans and one of most enjoyable sport. Golf sport first played in Scotland on 15th century. Currently golf sports are play in many western countries. But this sport is mostly played in Europe, North America and the United States. If you want to play this sport so you need to achieve good experience on the golf sport.

7. “Baseball”

Do you love to play baseball sports? Indeed, it is an excellent sport in the world. It has at least 500 million fans from all around the world. It is a bat and ball sport that played among 2 teams and required 9 players on each team. Baseball sport has been played in North America from 1791 and it is the most popular and the national sport in the United States and Venezuela. It was first played on the 18th century in England. Currently it is globally most popular sports. Also you will found many baseball sports fans from North America, South America, Japan, Canada and the United States.

6. “Table Tennis”

Table tennis sport’s has over 850 million fans from all around the world. It is one of the top sports in the world among of top ten sports. Also table tennis is one of the most played sport in the world. Table tennis sport need to play single or doubles team members. This sport governed by the global organization International Table Tennis Federation that is also known as (ITTF). Currently it has 220 member associations and it was founded on 1926. Table tennis sport also known as Whiff-Whaff. You will found huge fans of table tennis from South East Asia.

5. “Volleyball”

Volleyball was first played in 1895 in Holyoke, Massachusetts, United States. It is one of the most popular team sport that need to play 2 teams. Volleyball is one of the most popular sports in the world that you can play on the beach, grass and indoor. You know that YMC physical education director William G. Morgan made a new game that called “Mintonette”. At first volleyball was written with two words such as “volley ball” but currently it is very known as volleyball. 16,000 volleyballs were distributed by the American Expeditionary Force to their troops as well as allies in 1919. Currently volleyball sport’s popularity increasing widely. In our world includes over 900 million fans of volleyball sport.

4. “Tennis”

Tennis is an Olympic game that is very famous sports all around the world. Tennis is one of single or doubles team members sport that was first played between 1859 as well as 1865 in Birmingham, England. Basically it is an outdoor sport that is currently most popular sports in the world. This modern world includes huge fans of tennis game. In our globe includes over 1 billion fans of tennis sport. It is also known as the racket sports. Tennis sports can play all levels of society as well as at all ages people. Don’t miss to play this most famous worldwide spectator sport.

3. “Field Hockey”

Field hockey games are top sports in the world and it is the national sport of Pakistan and India. Once upon a time this sport was played in the middle ages in Scotland, France, England and the Netherlands. But it was first played in 19th century in England and Hockey Association was found in 1886. It is one of eleven field players sport that each team need 11 players. Hockey is the nickname of “field hockey” sport. Field hockey games need to play strong sticks that made by wood. Nowadays field hockey games are played globally and it has over 2 billion fans in the world. Specifically field hockey sport most played in Western Europe, Southern Africa, New Zealand, Argentina, Australia, England, United States and the Indian subcontinent.

2. “Cricket”

Do you love cricket sport? May be you are all too much love cricket sport because currently it is one of the most popular sports from all around the world. Particularly it is one of the most popular children games but nowadays it played adult people all round the world. Cricket sport has over 2.5 billion fans in the earth and day by day its popularity increasing hugely. Cricket games were first played in 18th century and this game need to play two teams and each team includes 11 players. May be you know that laws of cricket games are maintained by the International cricket Council that is also known as (ICC) as well as the Marylebone Cricket Club that is also known as (MCC) and the first cricket international match took place among the United States and Canada in 1844.

1. “Soccer or Association football”

Nowadays football sport is one of the most popular sport among of other famous sports in the world. Day by day Football game’s popularity increasing vastly. It is also known as the association football, football and soccer. Generally you know that football sports need to play two teams and per team need 11 players. Currently it is most popular sports in over 200 countries in the world. Football game first played on 19 December, 1863 in Limes Field, Mortlake, London, England, United Kingdom. Don’t miss to play this game in your life. Currently, in our world includes many most popular experienced football sports players. Also at this present time you will found numerous professional football or soccer players in the world.