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How big is the sports industry?

We at SportyFi often throw around the phrase “sports industry” in the context of our project. Let’s see what the expression really means.

Football (soccer) is by far the number 1 sport in the world.
Golf takes 3% of the sports financial pie.
  • Plunkett Research — Sports Industry Statistic and Market Size Overview, Business and Industry Statistics (2016)
  • World Association for Sports Management Series — Global Sport Management: Contemporary issues and inquiries (2017)
  • A.T. Kearney — The Sports Market (2011)
  • World Sports Encyclopedia (2003)


-- — Decentralized sports investment & funding ecosystem

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