The final match between India and Australia attracts nearly five times as many fans as the McGregor vs. Nurmagomedov bout.
In a clash of sporting spectacles, the final match between India and Australia in the World Cup ODI tournament took center stage, attracting an astonishing number of fans. The match, held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, witnessed a remarkable attendance that dwarfed the turnout for the highly anticipated UFC 229 bout between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov.
India vs Australia Final Draws Massive Crowd, Surpassing McGregor vs Nurmagomedov Showdown
On November 19th, cricket fans around the world eagerly tuned in to witness the thrilling showdown between India and Australia in the World Cup ODI final.
With Australia eyeing their sixth ODI World Cup title, the stakes were high. The Narendra Modi Stadium, with a seating capacity of 132,000, was buzzing with excitement as 92,453 spectators filled the stands, creating an electric atmosphere.
In a fiercely contested match, Australia emerged triumphant, clinching their record-extending sixth ODI World Cup title. Chasing India’s total, the Australian team displayed an exceptional batting performance, securing victory by six wickets in the summit clash.
Despite the Narendra Modi Stadium’s immense capacity, nearly 70% of the seats were occupied, underscoring the nation’s unwavering passion for the sport.
While the India vs Australia final witnessed a staggering turnout, it is interesting to note that the attendance for the McGregor vs Nurmagomedov fight paled in comparison.
The highly anticipated UFC 229 bout, held at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, drew a crowd of 20,034 spectators. Although the event sold out rapidly, the disparity in numbers between the two sporting events is remarkable.
The India vs Australia final in the World Cup ODI tournament showcased the immense popularity of cricket, as nearly 92,453 fans flocked to the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
This record-breaking attendance outshined the crowd at the McGregor vs Nurmagomedov fight, highlighting the enduring appeal of cricket as a global sport.