Rio 2016

RIO 2016: Handball was the most popular after football!

The handball tournaments at “Future Arena” in Rio were the most popular at the Olympic Games 2016! The Brazilian Globo Esporte presented publication with the number of fans who were watching the sports competition during 17 days of the Olympics 2016. Handball is on the second place in the number of sold tickets only behind football!

In total, over 6.15 million of fans attended all the Olympic events in Rio.

Here is the TOP 5 sports in Rio in number of sold tickets:

  1. Football
  2. Handball
  3. Beach volley
  4. Basketball
  5. Gymnastic

Nice news for the all handball lovers! The handball Olympic golds went do Denmark and Russia.

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