There has never been an agreement as to what makes one game more popular than the other because not all sports are related with the same origin and practice as some are considered ancestral inheritance while others are said to stem from practice.Every sporting is equally important though may not be as popular as others due to the fact that most games stem from some cultural connotations which are better known to the people practicing the particular sport.This article endeavors to clarify some key aspects which determine popularity of a sporting activity.
People are overwhelmed to always find something to do during their free time and is for this reason that sport and fun go hand in hand.Adittionally, if a sport attracts a lot of interest then it can have more people watching even if they are not participating and that already is popularity created by the media in collaboration with companies which provide financial support to those sports.The role of the media is to spread information which is of interest to the society.
The perception held about a sport can determine its acceptance by the society.Different games are practiced in different parts of the world by people with different cultural backgrounds.With great financial support some sports enjoy more media coverage than other creating awareness for them and making them more popular than others.If a sport is meant and designed to bring together a certain class or group of people then its popularity can definitely be low.
Ability of a sport to create anxiety among the fans is seen as another basis which determines the extent of support to the sport.Presence of extraordinary moves or stance during a sport differentiate one game from the other people are always keen not to get passed by any moment which may not be the case to some sports hence separating from an exciting attractive sport which has a large following and a normal sport accepted by few.Such activities which attract the attention of everyone globally are seen to promote peace and coexistence and gain much support.
In most cases, some of the talents are passed from one generation to the other and that has made some sports quite relevant over a long period of time.Most upcoming sports are only practiced in small parts of the word by a small group of people and that makes such activities lack the relevant publicity to be at the same level as the one which has been around for long.