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Date: 29.08.2016

All around the world millions of sports fans were following the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio and in total 6,149,289 tickets were sold, which is about 90% of the available tickets. Good news for handball – according to statistics published by the Brazilian newspaper O Globo, handball was only beaten by football in terms of sold tickets.



Top 5 sports in terms of ticket sales:


1. Football

2. Handball

3. Beach Volleyball

4. Basketball

5. Gymnastics