Quick Answer: What’s the most common sport in South America apex?

Association football is the most popular sport in almost all South American countries. There are a wide range of sports played in the continent of South America. Popular sports include baseball, basketball, rugby union, tennis, golf, volleyball, hockey, beach volleyball, motorsports and cricket.

How popular is basketball in South America?

In Latin America, a region where basketball has a long and storied heritage, the NBA enjoys a prominent profile. The league claims to have 50 million ‘casual fans’ and 17 million ‘avid fans’ across Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and Colombia, the majority of whom fall into a younger demographic.

What is the most popular sport in Spanish speaking world?

Soccer, or as it is known in Spain, fútbol, is the most popular sport in the country.

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