10 Most Popular Sports in United States 2015

Sport is the one thing that keeps the person fit and healthy. Sports are an important part of culture in the countries like America. Sports and education are particularly associated in USA, as many high schools and universities have organized sports for the students. There are numerous sports in the Unites States of America but some of the sports are really popular which are played and enjoyed by many people of USA.

These sports are listed below. Have a check on them so that you will be able to know about the top most popular sports of USA.

10. Martial Arts

Martial Arts

Martial art began to gain popularity in USA in the start of the 21st century and was developed in 1990’s. Muhammad Ali became the iconic personality in the field of martial arts. And a large number of people of USA enjoy professional wrestling.

9. Motor Sports

Motor Sports

Motor sports includes auto cars and motor cycle racing. Motor sports are widely popular in the United States of America. A large number of motor sports competitions are arranged such as Formula One, MotoGP. These festivals are widely enjoyed by the Americans and the most popular and worldwide famous festival of sports is NASCAR, which is an open wheel racing.

8. Wrestling


Wrestling stands on number 8th in the most popular sports of USA. As the wrestling needs to fight, this the hardest sport for anyone. The fans of this sport could be seen out the wrestling ring which shows that this is the one of the most popular sports of USA. Wrestling organized by WWE is highly followed by the people of USA.

7. Golf


Golf comes on rank 7th when it comes to the popularity in USA. It played by about 25 million of people in USA. Golf is aired on several television channels like ESPN, NBC, Golf Channel and Fox and it is watched by a large number of audience.so it comes on rank number 7.

6. Tennis


Tennis the popular outdoor sport in USA. Tennis is equally popular in men and women both, however it is most popular among the category of singles. The USA has a lot of success in the sport of Tennis for many years. That could be the reason of its popularity among the USA’s people so it secures rank number 6th.

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