World cup viewership by country 2018. Most watched sporting events of 2018. Hockey ranks a distant fourth among north americas big four sports in terms of viewership and fan interest. The statistic shows figures on the television ratings and viewership figures for nfl games in the united states in the 2018 season.
It is the fifth time that icc cricket world cup will be held in england and walesthe format for the tournament will be a single group of ten teams with each team playing the other nine teams and the top four teams progressing to a knockout. Enjoy live music international foods vendors activities beer garden and more during the world cup competition. The games of the 2018 nba finals were watched by an average of 177 million viewers.
The 2018 fifa world cup was the 21st fifa world cup an international football tournament contested by the mens national teams of the member associations of fifa once every four years. The week one game between the dallas cowboys and the carolina. At an estimated cost of over 142 billion it.
Association football commonly known as football or soccer is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball. The statistic shows the average tv viewership of nba finals games from 2002 to 2018. No matter the number of people who are cord cutting you cant replace the drama and excitement of watching a live sports broadcast.
The fifa world cup often simply called the world cup is an international association football competition contested by the senior mens national teams of the members of the federation internationale de football association the sports global governing bodythe championship has been awarded every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930 except in 1942 and 1946 when it was not. Top 10 most popular sports in the world. Theres always been a common saying that live sports are recession proof.
The icc cricket world cup 2019 is the 12th edition of the cricket world cup scheduled to be hosted by england and wales from 30 may to 14 july 2019. It took place in russia from 14 june to 15 july 2018. The tournament is put on by fifa every 4 years.
At the top of the list is soccer with 33 35 billion fans all over the world.