About Sports

Sports are popular all over the world, though tastes may change from country to country. On a global scale, though, the favorite sport is clear: football. Football, or soccer, is by far the most popular sport in the world. However, did you know that basketball was actually invented by a Canadian? Or that tennis has French roots? Or, did you know that India has the highest number of test cricket grounds in the world? 

Fun Sports Facts

Which Team Has Won the Most Super Bowls?

With 6 wins, the PIttsburgh Steelers have won more Super Bowl games than any other team. Other teams with five wins include the New England Patriots, the Dallas Cowboys, and the San Francisco 49ers.

NFL Teams With the Most Super Bowl Wins

Where is the World's Largest Stadium?

With a capacity of 114,000 people, the Rungrado 1st of May Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, is the largest stadium in the world.

Biggest Stadiums in The World By Capacity

What Is a Pentathlon?

Pentathlon is a word of Greek origin formed by combining two words, pente (five) and athlon (competition). The Pentathlon is a competition with five different sporting events. Pentathlon events can be traced to Ancient Greek Olympic Games in Olympia city-state where it included the long jump, javelin throw, discus throw, stadion (a series of short races), and a wrestling match as the main event.

10 Sports That Came From Ancient Greece

What is the Largest Stadium in North America?

Michigan Stadium is a football stadium located in Ann Arbor, Michigan and is owned and operated by the University of Michigan. The Michigan Stadium is the largest stadium in the United States with a capacity of 107,601, making it the second largest stadium in the world.

The Largest Stadiums In The United States