FIFA World Cup 2022: Gianni Infantino expects 5 billion viewership more than cricket world cup views | More than half of the population will watch FIFA World Cup, know the viewership of Cricket World Cup

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FIFA World Cup 2022: The FIFA World Cup 2022 is going to start in Qatar on Sunday 20 November. FIFA President Gianni Infantino predicted before the start of the tournament that it would be watched by a record 5 billion people worldwide. Infantino said this in an interview while attending the G20 summit in Bali, Indonesia. On this occasion, Infantino called upon all the world leaders to put an end to tensions and conflicts and enjoy the Football World Cup.

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FIFA President Infantino appealed to everyone on this occasion, saying, “The World Cup should be an occasion for joy and unity. It should send a message of hope.” Let us tell you that the FIFA World Cup is to be held in Qatar from 20 November to 18 December.

The FIFA President said that football is an important economic activity with a global GDP of hundreds of billions of US dollars, it creates millions of jobs and provides economic strength. Infantino expects the World Cup in Qatar to be watched by five billion people, more than half the world’s population.

More than half of the world’s population will watch the FIFA World Cup – Infantino

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Now compare the FIFA President’s World Cup viewership expectations with the total number of viewers around the world who tune in to the Cricket World Cup. Infantino is expecting 5 billion people to watch the Football World Cup.

Whose viewership is more in football or cricket,

A total of 3.57 billion people watched the previous edition of the Football World Cup in 2018. That is, he is showing the possibility of a jump of about one and a half billion in the number of viewers. This huge figure pales in comparison to the viewership the Cricket World Cup receives. A total of 3.60 billion people watched the 1019 Cricket World Cup (ODI) worldwide, which was 30 million more than the 2018 FIFA tournament. At the same time, the 2021 T20 World Cup was watched by a total of 4.3 billion people worldwide, which was 730 million more than the 2018 Football World Cup. If the viewership of the FIFA World Cup 2022 reaches 5 billion, it will be a milestone in the world of sports.

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