Top 10 Sporting Nations based on Olympics Medals

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Country Ranking based on Summer Olympics

11. Popular Sports in Japan (127.19 million people)

  1. Baseball
  2. Sumo
  3. Soccer
  4. Football
  5. Tennis
  6. Volleyball
  7. Golf
  8. Auto Racing
  9. Boxing
  10. Basket Ball
  11. Rugby
  12. Skating
  13. Karate
  14. Puroresu
  15. Judo
  16. Motor Racing
  17. Kendo
  18. Swimming
  19. Speed skating
  20. Sky Jumping
  21. Figure Skating
  22. Gymnastics
  23. Athletics

12. Popular Sports in Ethiopia (107.53 million people)

  1. Football
  2. Volleyball
  3. Basket Ball
  4. Tennis
  5. Athletics
  6. Swimming
  7. Cycling
  8. Boxing
  9. Track and field

13.Popular Sports in Philippines (106.51 million people)

  1. Basket Ball
  2. Football 
  3. Badminton
  4. Boxing
  5. Volleyball
  6. Billiards
  7. Tennis
  8. Bowling
  9. Taekwondo
  10. Cricket
  11. Athletics
  12. Cockfighting
  13. Horse racing
  14. Motor Racing
  15. Rugby
  16. Sailing
  17. Wind surfing
  18. Diving
  19. Cue Sports

14. Popular Sports in Egypt (99.38 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Basket Ball
  3. Golf
  4. Field Hockey
  5. Tennis
  6. Swimming
  7. Squash
  8. Fishing
  9. Boxing
  10. Weightlifiting
  11. Wrestling

15. Popular Sports in Vietnam (96.49 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Australian rules football
  3. Cricket
  4. Karate
  5. Badminton
  6. Rugby
  7. Tennis
  8. Chess
  9. Table tennis
  10. Volleyball
  11. Athletics

16. Popular Sports in DR Congo (84.00 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Basket Ball
  3. Rugby
  4. Cycling
  5. Cricket
  6. Wrestling
  7. Athletics

17. Popular Sports in Germany (82.29 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Basket Ball
  3. Ice hockey
  4. Handball
  5. Golf
  6. Motor sport
  7. Tennis
  8. Cycling
  9. Rugby
  10. Boxing
  11. Skiing
  12. Sailing
  13. Swimming
  14. Field Hockey

18. Popular Sports in Iran (82.01 million people)

  1. Football
  2. Wrestling
  3. Weightlifiting
  4. Polo
  5. Chess
  6. Skiing
  7. Futsal
  8. Martial arts
  9. Volleyball
  10. Tennis
  11. Kabaddi

19. Popular Sports in Turkey (81.92 million people)
20. Popular Sports in Thailand (69.18 million people)

Country Ranking based on Winter Olympics

Top 10 Popular sports across globe

Popular Sports

Sports is one of the most common and famous activities that people in the world engage with. More than 80% of the people engage or follow in our the other sports. Football also called as Soccer is the most famous Sport across the world. Moreover Football Players is the number one popular sport in may countries. Here find the list of the top 10 sports that are popular across the world

10. Golf – 450 Million Fans
9. Rugby – 475 Million Fans
8. Baseball – 500 Million Fans
7. Basketball – 825 Million Fans
6. Table Tennis – 875 Million Fans
5. Volleyball – 900 Million Fans
4. Tennis – 1,000 million Fans
3. Field Hockey – 2,000 million Fans
2. Cricket – 2,500 million Fans
1. Football or Soccer – 4,000 million Fans

Popular Sports in the world by each country

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Top 10 Countries


21-50 Countries


11-20 Countries


51-100 Countries


Top 101-110 Countries

101. Most popular Sports in Papua New Guinea(8.42 million people)

102. Most popular Sports in Togo(7.99 million people)

103. Most popular Sports in Sierra Leone(7.72 million people)

104. Most popular Sports in Hong Kong(7.43 million people)

105. Most popular Sports in Bulgaria(7.04 million people)

106. Most popular Sports in Laos(6.96 million people)

107. Most popular Sports in Paraguay(6.90 million people)

108. Most popular Sports in Libya(6.47 million people)

109. Most popular Sports in El Salvador(6.41 million people)

110. Most popular Sports in Nicaragua(6.28 million people)

Top 111-120 Countries

111. Most popular Sports in Kyrgyzstan(6.13 million people)

112. Most popular Sports in Lebanon(6.09 million people)

113. Most popular Sports in Turkmenistan(5.85 million people)

114. Most popular Sports in Singapore(5.79 million people)

115. Most popular Sports in Denmark(5.75 million people)

116. Most popular Sports in Finland(5.54 million people)

117. Most popular Sports in Slovakia(5.45 million people)

118. Most popular Sports in Republic of the Congo(5.40 million people)

119. Most popular Sports in Norway(5.35 million people)

120. Most popular Sports in Eritrea(5.19 million people)

Top 121-130 countries

121. Most popular Sports in Palestine(5.05 million people)

122. Most popular Sports in Costa Rica(4.95 million people)

123. Most popular Sports in Liberia(4.85 million people)

124. Most popular Sports in Oman(4.83 million people)

125. Most popular Sports in Ireland(4.80 million people)

126. Most popular Sports in New Zealand(4.75 million people)

127. Most popular Sports in Central African Republic(4.74 million people)

128. Most popular Sports in Mauritania(4.54 million people)

129. Most popular Sports in Kuwait(4.20 million people)

130. Most popular Sports in Croatia(4.16 million people)

Top 131-140 Countries

131. Most popular Sports in Panama(4.16 million people)

132. Most popular Sports in Moldova(4.04 million people)

133. Most popular Sports in Georgia(3.91 million people)

134. Most popular Sports in Puerto Rico(3.66 million people)

135. Most popular Sports in Bosnia and Herzegovina(3.50 million people)

136. Most popular Sports in Uruguay(3.47 million people)

137. Most popular Sports in Mongolia(3.12 million people)

138. Most popular Sports in Albania(2.93 million people)

139. Most popular Sports in Armenia(2.93 million people)

140. Most popular Sports in Jamaica(2.90 million people)

Top 141-150 Countries

141. Most popular Sports in Lithuania(2.88 million people)

142. Most popular Sports in Qatar(2.69 million people)

143. Most popular Sports in Namibia(2.59 million people)

144. Most popular Sports in Botswana(2.33 million people)

145. Most popular Sports in Lesotho(2.26 million people)

146. Most popular Sports in Gambia(2.16 million people)

147. Most popular Sports in Macedonia(2.09 million people)

148. Most popular Sports in Slovenia(2.08 million people)

149. Most popular Sports in Gabon(2.07 million people)

150. Most popular Sports in Latvia(1.93 million people)

Top 161-170 countries

151. Most popular Sports in Guinea-Bissau(1.91 million people)

152. Most popular Sports in Bahrain(1.57 million people)

153. Most popular Sports in Swaziland(1.39 million people)

154. Most popular Sports in Trinidad and Tobago(1.37 million people)

155. Most popular Sports in Timor-Leste(1.32 million people)

156. Most popular Sports in Equatorial Guinea(1.31 million people)

157. Most popular Sports in Estonia(1.31 million people)

158. Most popular Sports in Mauritius(1.27 million people)

159. Most popular Sports in Cyprus(1.19 million people)

160. Most popular Sports in Djibouti(0.97 million people)

Top 171-180 Countries

161. Most popular Sports in Fiji(0.91 million people)

162. Most popular Sports in Reunion(0.88 million people)

163. Most popular Sports in Comoros(0.83 million people)

164. Most popular Sports in Bhutan(0.82 million people)

165. Most popular Sports in Guyana(0.78 million people)

166. Most popular Sports in Macau(0.63 million people)

167. Most popular Sports in Montenegro(0.63 million people)

168. Most popular Sports in Solomon Islands(0.62 million people)

169. Most popular Sports in Luxembourg(0.59 million people)

170. Most popular Sports in Suriname(0.57 million people)

171. Most popular Sports in Western Sahara(0.57 million people)

172. Most popular Sports in Cape Verde(0.55 million people)

173. Most popular Sports in Guadeloupe(0.45 million people)

174. Most popular Sports in Maldives(0.44 million people)

175. Most popular Sports in Brunei(0.43 million people)

176. Most popular Sports in Malta(0.43 million people)

177. Most popular Sports in Bahamas(0.40 million people)

178. Most popular Sports in Martinique(0.39 million people)

179. Most popular Sports in Belize(0.38 million people)

180. Most popular Sports in Iceland(0.34 million people)

Top 181-190 Countries

181. Most popular Sports in French Guiana(0.29 million people)

182. Most popular Sports in Barbados(0.29 million people)

183. Most popular Sports in French Polynesia(0.29 million people)

184. Most popular Sports in Vanuatu(0.28 million people)

185. Most popular Sports in New Caledonia(0.28 million people)

186. Most popular Sports in Mayotte(0.26 million people)

187. Most popular Sports in Sao Tome and Principe(0.21 million people)

188. Most popular Sports in Samoa(0.20 million people)

189. Most popular Sports in Saint Lucia(0.18 million people)

190. Most popular Sports in Guam(0.17 million people)

Top 191-200 Countries

191. Most popular Sports in Curacao(0.16 million people)

192. Most popular Sports in Kiribati(0.12 million people)

193. Most popular Sports in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines(0.11 million people)

194. Most popular Sports in Tonga(0.11 million people)

195. Most popular Sports in Grenada(0.11 million people)

196. Most popular Sports in Micronesia(0.11 million people)

197. Most popular Sports in Aruba(0.11 million people)

198. Most popular Sports in United States Virgin Islands(0.10 million people)

199. Most popular Sports in Antigua and Barbuda(0.10 million people)

200. Most popular Sports in Seychelles(0.10 million people)

Countries with rank 200+ in population

201. Most popular Sports in Isle of Man(0.08 million people)

202. Most popular Sports in Andorra(0.08 million people)

203. Most popular Sports in Dominica(0.07 million people)

204. Most popular Sports in Cayman Islands(0.06 million people)

205. Most popular Sports in Bermuda(0.06 million people)

206. Most popular Sports in Greenland(0.06 million people)

207. Most popular Sports in Saint Kitts and Nevis(0.06 million people)

208. Most popular Sports in American Samoa(0.06 million people)

209. Most popular Sports in Northern Mariana Islands(0.06 million people)

210. Most popular Sports in Marshall Islands(0.05 million people)

211. Most popular Sports in Faroe Islands(0.05 million people)

212. Most popular Sports in Sint Maarten(0.04 million people)

213. Most popular Sports in Monaco(0.04 million people)

214. Most popular Sports in Liechtenstein(0.04 million people)

215. Most popular Sports in Turks and Caicos Islands(0.04 million people)

216. Most popular Sports in Gibraltar(0.03 million people)

217. Most popular Sports in San Marino(0.03 million people)

218. Most popular Sports in British Virgin Islands(0.03 million people)

219. Most popular Sports in Palau(0.02 million people)

220. Most popular Sports in Cook Islands(0.02 million people)

221. Most popular Sports in Anguilla(0.02 million people)

222. Most popular Sports in Wallis and Futuna(0.01 million people)

223. Most popular Sports in Nauru(0.01 million people)

224. Most popular Sports in Tuvalu(0.01 million people)

225. Most popular Sports in Saint Pierre and Miquelon(0.01 million people)

226. Most popular Sports in Montserrat(0.01 million people)

227. Most popular Sports in Falkland Islands(0.00 million people)

228. Most popular Sports in Niue(0.00 million people)

229. Most popular Sports in Tokelau(0.00 million people)

230. Most popular Sports in Vatican City(0.00 million people)

Ever wondered what are the most popular sports globally and in each country, here you go.

Most popular Sports across the Globe (7,550 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer – 4,000 million Fans
  2. Cricket – 2,500 million Fans
  3. Field Hockey – 2,000 million Fans
  4. Tennis – 1,000 million Fans
  5. Volleyball – 900 Million Fans
  6. Table Tennis – 875 Million Fans
  7. Basketball – 825 Million Fans
  8. Baseball – 500 Million Fans
  9. Rugby – 475 Million Fans
  10. Golf – 450 Million Fans

Most popular sports in top 10 populus countries


Most popular sports in top 20 populus countries


Most popular sports in top 50 populus countries


Top 51-60 Countries

51. Most popular Sports in Madagascar(26.26 million people)

52. Most popular Sports in North Korea(25.61 million people)

53. Most popular Sports in Ivory Coast(24.91 million people)

54. Most popular Sports in Australia(24.77 million people)

55. Most popular Sports in Cameroon(24.68 million people)

56. Most popular Sports in Taiwan(23.69 million people)

57. Most popular Sports in Niger(22.31 million people)

58. Most popular Sports in Sri Lanka(20.95 million people)

59. Most popular Sports in Burkina Faso(19.75 million people)

60. Most popular Sports in Romania(19.58 million people)

Top 61-70 Countries

61. Most popular Sports in Malawi(19.16 million people)

62. Most popular Sports in Mali(19.11 million people)

63. Most popular Sports in Kazakhstan(18.40 million people)

64. Most popular Sports in Syria(18.28 million people)

65. Most popular Sports in Chile(18.20 million people)

66. Most popular Sports in Zambia(17.61 million people)

67. Most popular Sports in Guatemala(17.25 million people)

68. Most popular Sports in Netherlands(17.08 million people)

69. Most popular Sports in Zimbabwe(16.91 million people)

70. Most popular Sports in Ecuador(16.86 million people)

Top 71-80 Countries

71. Most popular Sports in Senegal(16.29 million people)

72. Most popular Sports in Cambodia(16.25 million people)

73. Most popular Sports in Chad(15.35 million people)

74. Most popular Sports in Somalia(15.18 million people)

75. Most popular Sports in Guinea(13.05 million people)

76. Most popular Sports in South Sudan(12.92 million people)

77. Most popular Sports in Rwanda(12.50 million people)

78. Most popular Sports in Tunisia(11.66 million people)

79. Most popular Sports in Belgium(11.50 million people)

80. Most popular Sports in Cuba(11.49 million people)

Top 81-90 Countries

81. Most popular Sports in Benin(11.49 million people)

82. Most popular Sports in Burundi(11.22 million people)

83. Most popular Sports in Bolivia(11.22 million people)

84. Most popular Sports in Greece(11.14 million people)

85. Most popular Sports in Haiti(11.11 million people)

86. Most popular Sports in Dominican Republic(10.88 million people)

87. Most popular Sports in Czech Republic(10.63 million people)

88. Most popular Sports in Portugal(10.29 million people)

89. Most popular Sports in Sweden(9.98 million people)

90. Most popular Sports in Azerbaijan(9.92 million people)

Top 91-100 Countries

91. Most popular Sports in Jordan(9.90 million people)

92. Most popular Sports in Hungary(9.69 million people)

93. Most popular Sports in United Arab Emirates(9.54 million people)

94. Most popular Sports in Belarus(9.45 million people)

95. Most popular Sports in Honduras(9.42 million people)

96. Most popular Sports in Tajikistan(9.11 million people)

97. Most popular Sports in Serbia(8.76 million people)

98. Most popular Sports in Austria(8.75 million people)

99. Most popular Sports in Switzerland(8.54 million people)

100. Most popular Sports in Israel(8.45 million people)

Ever wondered what are the most popular sports globally and in each country, here you go.

Popular Sports across the Globe (7,550 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer – 4,000 million Fans
  2. Cricket – 2,500 million Fans
  3. Field Hockey – 2,000 million Fans
  4. Tennis – 1,000 million Fans
  5. Volleyball – 900 Million Fans
  6. Table Tennis – 875 Million Fans
  7. Basketball – 825 Million Fans
  8. Baseball – 500 Million Fans
  9. Rugby – 475 Million Fans
  10. Golf – 450 Million Fans

Popular sports in top 10 populous countries


11. Popular Sports in Japan (127.19 million people)

  1. Baseball
  2. Sumo
  3. Soccer
  4. Football
  5. Tennis
  6. Volleyball
  7. Golf
  8. Auto Racing
  9. Boxing
  10. Basket Ball
  11. Rugby
  12. Skating
  13. Karate
  14. Puroresu
  15. Judo
  16. Motor Racing
  17. Kendo
  18. Swimming
  19. Speed skating
  20. Sky Jumping
  21. Figure Skating
  22. Gymnastics
  23. Athletics

12. Popular Sports in Ethiopia (107.53 million people)

  1. Football
  2. Volleyball
  3. Basket Ball
  4. Tennis
  5. Athletics
  6. Swimming
  7. Cycling
  8. Boxing
  9. Track and field

13.Popular Sports in Philippines (106.51 million people)

  1. Basket Ball
  2. Football
  3. Badminton
  4. Boxing
  5. Volleyball
  6. Billiards
  7. Tennis
  8. Bowling
  9. Taekwondo
  10. Cricket
  11. Athletics
  12. Cockfighting
  13. Horse racing
  14. Motor Racing
  15. Rugby
  16. Sailing
  17. Wind surfing
  18. Diving
  19. Cue Sports

14. Popular Sports in Egypt (99.38 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Basket Ball
  3. Golf
  4. Field Hockey
  5. Tennis
  6. Swimming
  7. Squash
  8. Fishing
  9. Boxing
  10. Weightlifiting
  11. Wrestling

15. Popular Sports in Vietnam (96.49 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Australian rules football
  3. Cricket
  4. Karate
  5. Badminton
  6. Rugby
  7. Tennis
  8. Chess
  9. Table tennis
  10. Volleyball
  11. Athletics

16. Popular Sports in DR Congo (84.00 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Basket Ball
  3. Rugby
  4. Cycling
  5. Cricket
  6. Wrestling
  7. Athletics

17. Popular Sports in Germany (82.29 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Basket Ball
  3. Ice hockey
  4. Handball
  5. Golf
  6. Motor sport
  7. Tennis
  8. Cycling
  9. Rugby
  10. Boxing
  11. Skiing
  12. Sailing
  13. Swimming
  14. Field Hockey

18. Popular Sports in Iran (82.01 million people)

  1. Football
  2. Wrestling
  3. Weightlifiting
  4. Polo
  5. Chess
  6. Skiing
  7. Futsal
  8. Martial arts
  9. Volleyball
  10. Tennis
  11. Kabaddi

19. Popular Sports in Turkey (81.92 million people)
20. Popular Sports in Thailand (69.18 million people)
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51 – 100


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Ever wondered what are the most popular sports globally and in each country, here you go.

popular Sports across the Globe (7,550 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer – 4,000 million Fans
  2. Cricket – 2,500 million Fans
  3. Field Hockey – 2,000 million Fans
  4. Tennis – 1,000 million Fans
  5. Volleyball – 900 Million Fans
  6. Table Tennis – 875 Million Fans
  7. Basketball – 825 Million Fans
  8. Baseball – 500 Million Fans
  9. Rugby – 475 Million Fans
  10. Golf – 450 Million Fans

Top 10 Countries


Top 20 Countries


Top 21-25 Countires

21. Most popular Sports in United Kingdom(66.57 million people)

22. Most popular Sports in France(65.23 million people)

23. Most popular Sports in Italy(59.29 million people)

24. Most popular Sports in Tanzania(59.09 million people)

25. Most popular Sports in South Africa(57.40 million people)

Top 26-30 Countries

26. Most popular Sports in Myanmar(53.86 million people)

27. Most popular Sports in South Korea(51.16 million people)

28. Most popular Sports in Kenya(50.95 million people)

29. Most popular Sports in Colombia(49.46 million people)

30. Most popular Sports in Spain(46.40 million people)

Top 31-35 Countries

31. Most popular Sports in Argentina(44.69 million people)

32. Most popular Sports in Uganda(44.27 million people)

33. Most popular Sports in Ukraine(44.01 million people)

34. Most popular Sports in Algeria(42.01 million people)

35. Most popular Sports in Sudan(41.51 million people)

Top 36-40 Countries

36. Most popular Sports in Iraq(39.34 million people)

37. Most popular Sports in Poland(38.10 million people)

38. Most popular Sports in Canada(36.95 million people)

39. Most popular Sports in Afghanistan(36.37 million people)

40. Most popular Sports in Morocco(36.19 million people)

Top 41-45 Countries

41. Most popular Sports in Saudi Arabia(33.55 million people)

42. Most popular Sports in Peru(32.55 million people)

43. Most popular Sports in Venezuela(32.38 million people)

44. Most popular Sports in Uzbekistan(32.36 million people)

45. Most popular Sports in Malaysia(32.04 million people)

46. Most popular Sports in Angola(30.77 million people)

Top 45-50 Countries

46. Most popular Sports in Angola(30.77 million people)

47. Most popular Sports in Mozambique(30.53 million people)

48. Most popular Sports in Nepal(29.62 million people)

49. Most popular Sports in Ghana(29.46 million people)

50. Most popular Sports in Yemen(28.92 million people)

Top 100 Countries


Top 100 Countries

China is the most populous country followed by India and USA. Unlike India, China has now become a sporting powerhouse across many sports including the Olympic Sports. China comes in top 3 in most of the recent Olympics and as of 2018 stands 7th over all with 608 medals. In 2008 Beijing Olympics China topped the medal table for the first time ever. USA stands number one in the total number of Olympic medals at 2,827 medals till 2018,  followed by Russia / Soviet Union. Click here, for a complete medal list

1. Popular Sports in China (1,415.05 million people)

    1. Table tennis (ping-pong)

Table Tennis is the Chinese National Sport and the most famous sport in China. At International Level Competitions, Chinese win more than 60% of the medals and their Women win more than 95% of the medals. Virtually there is no competition as such for Chinese Players. There are multiple reasons behind this utter dominance of Chinese Table Tennis players, which include Government Support, Volume of Chinese Players (300 million), Quality of Coaching, Social Recognition, Financial Benefits, Employment Preferences, etc

  1. badminton
  2. Basketball
  3. soccer
  4. running
  5. Square Dancing
  6. Swimming
  7. Yoga
  8. Tai Chi

2. Popular Sports in India (1,354.05 million people)

  1. Cricket
  2. Football
  3. Kabaddi
  4. Badminton
  5. Field Hockey
  6. Tennis
  7. Wrestling
  8. Boxing
  9. Shooting
  10. Basketball
  11. WeightLifting
  12. Chess
  13. Squash
  14. Table Tennis
  15. Golf
  16. Archery
  17. Volleyball

3. Popular Sports in United States (326.77 million people)

  1. American Football
  2. Baseball
  3. Basketball
  4. Ice Hockey
  5. Soccer
  6. Boxing
  7. Auto Racing
  8. Golf
  9. Tennis
  10. Mixed Martial Arts
  11. Volleyball
  12. Swimming
  13. Track and Field
  14. Skiing
  15. Lacrosse
  16. SnowBoarding
  17. Wrestling
  18. Rugby
  19. Surfing
  20. Bowling
  21. Gymnastic
  22. Fishing
  23. Horse Racing
  24. Cycling
  25. Ultimate Frisbee
  26. Skateboarding
  27. Water polo
  28. Kickball
  29. X Games
  30. Motocross
  31. Cheerleading
  32. Hunting
  33. Cricket
  34. Ice Skating
  35. Kayaking
  36. Body Building
  37. Target Shooting
  38. Roller Skating

4. Popular Sports in Indonesia (266.79 million people)

  1. Badminton
  2. Football or Soccer
  3. Basketball
  4. Pencak Silat
  5. Cycling
  6. Boxing
  7. Sepak takraw
  8. Rugby
  9. Polo
  10. Surfing
  11. Volleyball

5. Popular Sports in Brazil (210.87 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Volleyball
  3. Swimming
  4. Athletics
  5. Futsal and Beach Soccer
  6. Judo
  7. Capoeira
  8. Surfing
  9. Skateboarding
  10. Basketball
  11. Table Tennis
  12. Handball
  13. Mixed Martial Arts
  14. Tennis
  15. Auto Racing

6. Popular Sports in Pakistan(200.81 million people)

  1. Cricket
  2. Field Hockey
  3. Squash
  4. Football
  5. Snooker
  6. Table Tennis
  7. Badminton
  8. Tennis
  9. Boxing
  10. Volleyball

7. Popular Sports in Nigeria(195.88 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Dambe Boxing
  3. Athletics
  4. judo
  5. wrestling
  6. boxing
  7. weightlifting
  8. tennis
  9. Table Tennis

8. Popular Sports in Bangladesh(166.37 million people)

  1. Cricket
  2. Football or Soccer
  3. Field Hockey
  4. Tennis
  5. Badminton
  6. Volleyball
  7. Handball
  8. Chess
  9. Carom
  10. Wrestling
  11. Weightlifting
  12. Squash
  13. Billiards
  14. Snooker

9. Popular Sports in Russia(143.96 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Ice Hockey
  3. Tennis
  4. Rugby
  5. Gymnastics
  6. Bandy
  7. Biathlon
  8. Skating
  9. Basketball
  10. Swimming
  11. Athletics
  12. Boxing
  13. Juso
  14. Martial Arts
  15. weightlifting
  16. Fencing
  17. Chess
  18. MotorSports
  19. Handball
  20. Volleyball

10.Popular Sports in Mexico(130.76 million people)

  1. Football or Soccer
  2. Baseball
  3. Boxing
  4. Lucha Libre or Wrestling
  5. Taekwondo
  6. Bullfighting
  7. Charrería
  8. American football
  9. Rugby
  10. Polo
  11. Racquetball
  12. Tennis
  13. Auto Racing
  14. Golf

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21 – 50


51 – 100


101 – 230