In the list below we reveal the most popular sports in the Philippines.
The Most Popular Team Sports in Philippines:
The Most Popular Individual Sports in Philippines:
- Ten-pin Bowling
Perhaps unsurprisingly the sports that have the strongest following are also those that are most accessible to the general public. For example you can find basketball courts and billiard tables on street corners everywhere. And yes the billiard tables are often outside, albeit under cover.
- Martial Arts
In July 2009, President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo signed a Republic Act declaring Modern Arnis to be the Philippine National Sport and National Martial Art.