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It's the world's most international and prestigious sporting event Next host city: Rio de Janeiro (2016).
About 10% of the world's population watch the final football (soccer) match on TV. Next host nations: Brazil (2014), Russia (2018), Qatar (2022).
Several thousand athletes from over 80 countries compete in nearly 100 medal events. Next host city: Sochi, Russia (2014).
Europe's prestigious football (soccer) teams compete. Final game draws over 100 million TV viewers.
It's the NFL championship game (American-style football). TV audience exceeds 100 million.
This bicycle race dates back to 1903. The modern-day route is usually about 3,500 kilometers (2,200 miles) long and takes several weeks to complete.
This USA event is the most esteemed of the world's four Grand Slam golf tournaments. It's played on an exceptionally beautiful course.
Of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments, this London venue is the oldest and has the most cachet. Unlike the other four, it's played on grass.
Only the Olympic skating competition outshines it. There are short and freestyle programs in the men's, ladies', pairs', and ice dancing medal categories.
It is the largest annual marathon in terms of participants (40,000+) and curbside spectators (2,000,000+). Runners hail from more than 100 countries.
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