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Knol's Top-10 List of the World's Most Popular Team Sports

Here is a list of the top 10 most popular team sports, as originally defined by hunmoni on Google Knol. As this list is limited to team sports, there are some popular individual sports which may be more popular, such as tennis. See also a similar list by the same author of top world sports. See too the index to other top 10 lists of the world's most popular sports.

rank Sport
1. Soccer / Association Football
2. Cricket
3. Basketball
4. Baseball
5. Rugby Union
6. Field Hockey
7. Volleyball
8. Ice Hockey
9. American Football
10. Rugby League

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