Top 10 Maximum Followed Sports Worldwide

Any person has played one or the other sports in his lifetime and often have deep passion or follow sports for recreations. As such sports have pretty large fan-bases and there are often debates on which sports is the most popular in the world. Here we rank the Top 10 Maximum Followed Sports Worldwide according to their estimated fans!

Top 10 Maximum Followed Sports Worldwide

10. American Football

Top 10 Maximum Followed Sports Worldwide
American ball

At number 10 in Top 10 Maximum Followed Sports Worldwide is American Football. While soccer is about taking the ball with your feet into the opponents goal, American Football is about carrying with hands. American Football is a really physical game with lots of pushing and shoving and players are often bulked up to play it. It is immensely popular in America, Australia and Europe and has an estimated fan base of just under 400 million.

9. Basketball

Top 10 Maximum Followed Sports Worldwide
basketball

At number 9 is Basketball. Basketball is as exciting a game can be and some of its greatest stars are even counted among the greatest athletes to be born but even so the game is trailing behind when it comes to popularity. Though it is played in many countries but it is dominant in only America while in other countries it mostly a minor sports. Though it does have tremendous potential to grow in the future, right now it has a fan base of around 400 million.

8. Golf

Top 10 Maximum Followed Sports Worldwide
golf

At number 8 in Top 10 Maximum Followed Sports Worldwide is Golf. Golf might be an expensive game to play considering the equipment required and number of players playing Golf might be less compared to the other games but still it’s one of the most followed games on the globe. It is huge especially in Asia, America and Europe and enjoys a fan base of 450 million.

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