The number of cricket related searches is increasing day by day. A form of cricket which is undoubtedly the most accomplished and supreme in every aspect is slowly heading towards a dreadful corner. Kenya won by 73 runs. With his national squad, he had a win percentage of 56. His side then scored an impressive 2-1 away series win over South Africa. All Full Members have a right to send one representative team to play official Test matches.
And many countries have developed their women cricket teams. Here is a Table of Top 10 Popular Sports rank Sport Estimated Fans Regional Popularity 1. Ricky Ponting Captaincy Record: Format Captaincy Span Matches Wins Lost Draws Winning Percentage Test 2004-2010 77 48 16 13 62. There are more than 390 million fans of the sport in these countries. Since the system was introduced, Australia has been ranked as the number-one Test side for 74 months, more than any other side. Table tennis, also known as ping pong, is a sport in which two or four players hit a lightweight ball back and forth using table tennis rackets.
Global Fan Base and Audience: Soccer enjoys the most number of fans in almost all regions of the world. There is also an that works as a qualification process for that occurred every two years until 2016, the next T20 World Cup is in 2020. Here is how Soccer ranks on different criteria that we have set to rank the sports. England NatWest T20 Blast League: This is where it all started, in the home of cricket. Field Hockey is the National game of Pakistan as well as India. Gender Equality: Like all other sports, the male version of the sport is more popular than the female version. List of Popular Sports 11.
South Africa Ram Slam T20 League: South Africa Ram Slam T20 has been around for a while and its pretty successful back home. It is at fifth position in the list of top ten best cricket teams in the world. Horse Racing: One of the most ancient sports out there, horse racing enjoys a rich history. For the Pakistani team's passionate fan who have been through various disappointment and heartaches, enjoy the privilege bestowed by Captain Misbah and his team to you. Shooting: Shooting is a popular event in the Olympics.
The only other host to reach a Final was England in the. Both forms of hockey are popular in the world. But overall it is considered a sport for the rich. The sponsorships for events are also not that large. Chasing woes apart, Pak batsmen are usu. Graeme Smith Captaincy Record: Format Captaincy Span Matches Wins Lost Draws Winning Percentage Test 2003-2014 109 53 29 27 48. Prominence of the sport in sports headlines on print and electronic media: The prominence of cricket in sports headlines on different media outlets varies a great deal from country to country.
Other countries also have limited number of fans of Rugby. Odds of 33—1 were available against a win for Bangladesh and some bookmakers were asking for a pds 80 stake to win pds 1 on victory for Pakistan. Steve Waugh Captaincy Record: Format Captaincy Span Matches Wins Lost Draws Winning Percentage Test 1999-2004 57 41 9 7 71. The difference between winning and losing a single match is therefore 100 points. Pakistan climbed to the top spot after the West Indies and India reached a draw in the four-match Test series. Archived from on 12 July 2014.
The objective is to shoot a ball through a hoop 18 inches 46 cm in diameter and 10 feet 3. It is highly popular in the United States. Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players who take turns batting and fielding. Association football, commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball. Yes, football players enjoy the highest salaries among the athletes. Sri Lanka would go on to become a test playing nation several years later.
There was a time when Test matches were not that frequent. If cricket is classical then T20 is pop and jazz. Tennis — 1 billion fans Top 10 Most Popular Sports in The World At No 5 in This List is Tennis. Honestly, no offence, rank 3 was good and gradual consistence performance to 1. Popularity on Internet: The popularity of soccer on the Internet is quite evident. Zimbabwe won by 13 runs. He represented India from 1984 to 2000.
It found its roots back in 16th century in England while shortly two centuries after it had become the national sports of England. Popular among many Asian and European nations, Cricket is a game stealing the thunder of various other sports for years. Table Tennis 850 Million Asia, Europe, Africa and Americas 8. Same is the case with Ice Hockey, only the countries are different. Popularity on Internet: Hockey enjoys moderate level of popularity on the Internet. However, it is only relevant in the mainstream media during the Olympics.
Popularity on Internet: Tennis enjoys huge popularity on the Internet. Field Hockey 2 Billion Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia 5. Biggest Competition: It is an Olympic sport and Basketball competition in Olympics is one of the biggest competitions of the sport in the world. I personally think they did well in this testing time and proved to the world that they can be the number one. To top the Test table, which boasts some of the best sides and players, is something to be very proud of. Their record is abysmal in non-Asian conditions, worse than Pakistan; see my post above. The Virat Kohli-led India side needed to win the series with a margin of at least 0-3 to retain their status as top Test side after Australia, captained by Steven Smith, was whitewashed by Sri Lanka 3-0 earlier this month.