Australia, the sporting nation always excel in many sports in the international arena. Cricket, Rugby, Football, Athletics or Swimming, Australia always in the top level. But, would you believe that neither of them is the most popular sport in Australia!
Australian Rules Football, which is commonly referred as footy is the most popular sport in Australia. Originally based in Victoria, footy is now expanded throughout the nation. There are 18 teams playing in the Australian Football League (AFL), which is the highest level competition. Out of these, 10 teams are from the State of Victoria.
Top 5 Sports in Australia
- Australian rule football – footy