Sports by Eric B
What is the most watched sport in the world?
The most watched sport in the world is soccer. About 3.3 billion to 3.5 billion people watch the sport a year. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries, making it the world’s most popular sport. The game is played on a rectangular field with a goal at each end. The object of the game is to score by using any part of the body besides the arms and hands to get the football into the opposing goal. The goalkeepers are the only players allowed to touch the ball with their hands or arms while it is in play.
how many people watch each sport in the world?
Baseball: Around 500 million people watch baseball around the world. It is watched in the US, Japan, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic.
Football: Around 390 million to 410 million people in the US watch football.
Basketball: Around 2 to 3 billion people watch baseketball in the US, Canada, China, and Phillipine.
Soccer: Around 3.3 to 3.5 billion people watch soocer around the world in America, Europe, Africa and Asia.
What skills do you need to play each sports?
Baseball: You need to know how to hit, field, throw, catch and, run the bases.
Football: You need to know how to pass, block, catch, and rush downfield.
Soccer: You need to know how to pass, shoot, block, and juggle the ball.
Basketball: You need to know how to shoot, pass, dribble and dunk.