10 Most Popular Sports In The World

9. Rugby



Rugby is a sports game in which teams of 15 people (8 forwards and 7 defenders) participate. The game consists of two halves, 40 minutes each. Players of each team, handing each other’s oval leather ball with their hands and feet, try to land him in the goal field behind the opponent’s goal or to score it in the H-shaped gates, for this team points are awarded. Rugby game, named after the school, in which often played a game full of thrills and actions. Rugby players are required not only to have a strong healthy and strong body, but also the speed of reaction, and maximum control over their nerves.

Rugby events have significantly increased the popularity of rugby, as they are always an excellent source of excitement for the spectators. The game of Rugby is very popular in New Zealand, South Africa, Australia and Argentina. The International Rugby Council cares about the development of this game, organizing even the World Cup. A large number of people around the world are interested in this game.