The biggest sporting event in the world is the Olympic Games. Every four years, athletes from all over the globe come together to compete in a variety of different sports. The Olympics are not only a showcase for the world's best athletes, but also for the countries they represent. The games are a time when people from all walks of life can come together and celebrate their love of sport.
Over 10,500 athletes competed in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. That year's games were watched by an estimated 3.6 billion people around the world. The 2020 Summer Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan and are expected to be even bigger and better than previous years'. With so many people tuning in to watch, it's no wonder that the Olympic Games are considered the biggest sporting event in the world.