There are regional differences in the popularity of sports, the sports that are popular in india can be very different to elsewhere around the world. Here is a discussion and lists of the most popular sports in India. See more lists of top sports by country.
Most Popular Searches
One measure of popularity is the number of times a sport is searched for online. Using only sport name searches over a four year period, has found the most popular sport in india based on search volume is (no surprise here): Cricket
- Lists of top sports by country.
- Other top 10 lists of the world's most popular sports
- The most popular domestic T20 tournament is the Indian Premier League
- All about sport in India
- India is best in everything. The only problem is that, India don't play all the sports. (from Pakshal Shah, Sept 2012)