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MOST POPULAR SPORTS IN USA

by ayush gautam

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BADMINTON

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Badminton is one of the best and most amazing sports on the American sports list. Many people are playing this game for just entertainment, but at a competitive level, this game has no name. Badminton is also an easy game that people can play anywhere and in any place. This game is primarily played in Universities, Colleges, and Schools.

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Motor Sports – America’s Favorit Sport

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Motor Sports, including auto-car and motorcycle racing, is the 9th sport on the list of most-watched sports in the USA. NASCAR is the most prominent organization in the USA, which organizes races in America. Motor Sports is the 2nd most-watched sport after football on the American continent.

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Wrestling | WWE – Highly  Participated Sport

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Pro wrestling is the next most popular sport in the USA. The American people highly follow the wrestling organized under WWE. John Cena, Undertaker, Stone Cold, and The Rock are some of the most popular WWE superstars in the USA in 2022.

7. Golf – Richest Sport in America

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Golf is the 7th most popular sport in the USA. Tiger Woods is arguably the most popular contemporary Golf figure in the United States. Besides, he is also among the greatest golfers of all time that made Americans very proud. Golf is also the 8th most popular sport in the world.

6. Tennis – Popular Sports  USA 2022

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Tennis is the next sport on the list of most popular sports in America. This game is equally popular with men & women. The greatest tennis players of all time like Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Andy Roddick, and others are the current inspirations for youngsters in America.

5. Soccer/Football/Association Football

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Soccer is one of the most popular sports in the world. Soccer is the fifth most popular sport in America. However, soccer is not as popular as Football, Baseball, Basketball, and Ice-Hockey in America. It still has enormous viewership and participation in soccer. After introducing great soccer players like David Beckham and Wayne Rooney, MLS has witnessed a sharp increase in viewership

4. Ice Hockey (NHL) – Most Played Sport in America

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It is known as “hockey”; the name “ice hockey” is used in countries where “hockey” generally refers to field hockey. It is the 4th most popular sport in America. Hockey is most prevalent in areas of North America (particularly Canada and northern parts of the United States) and Europe.

3. Basketball (NBA) – Most Watched Sport in the USA

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Basketball is one of the most popular sports in the USA after Football & Baseball. Also, it is the 10th most followed sport in the world. Basketball competitions are organized by the National Basketball Association (NBA). NBA has produced some greatest basketball players like Michael Jordan and LeBron James.

2. Baseball (MLB) – Most Popular Sport in America

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Baseball is the 2nd most popular sport in America and the 7th most popular sport in the world. This sport is also known as the United State’s national pastime. In America, there are mainly two levels of baseball competition, minor league baseball and major league baseball (MLB).

1. American Football (NFL) – Most Popular Sport in USA

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American Football is the most popular sport in America. Football is also the 9th most popular sport all around the world. The biggest Competition is Organized by the National Football League (NFL). Football or Gridiron is More Popular in Southern areas of America, Like Texas, Florida, and California.