It depends on what you define the most common sport in the Olympics as, football is probably the most played sport that is included in the Olympics
Athletics-Track and field
The Olympic Games.
believe it or not breathing was the sport that got the most coverage at the 2000 olympic games
As far as total medals go, England has won their most Summer Olympic medals in athletics and their most Winter Olympic medals in figure skating.
Swimming became a competitive sport in the early 1800s.Now swimming is the third most watched sport in the Olympic games.
because it is a popular sport! and most sports in the olympic games are popular
The United States is the country to host the most Olympic Games. The United States has hosted eight Olympic Games.The United States has hosted the most Olympic Games. Currently they have hosted 4 Winter Olympic Games, and 4 Summer Olympic Games.The united states has held the most Olympics but in 2012 London will be the city that has held the most games.
Yes. As an Olympic sport, figure skating was originally a part of the Summer Games, since most rinks were outdoors at that time. It was contested in 1908 and 1920. Figure skating has been a Winter Olympic sport since 1924.
Basketball. One of the earliest games invented
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, no athlete from Bolivia has won an Olympic medal.
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, that is boxing. Irish Olympic athletes have won 12 boxing medals (1 gold, 4 silver, 7 bronze).
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, Italy has won the most gold medals in fencing (45) and cycling (32).
No it has never been an olympic sport, only a commonwealthsport. New Zealand won the gold in the most recent commonwealth games
It depends what sport you're talking about! Right now I believe the US has the most overall medals though.
People have tried cheating in the Olympics from time to time, but they eventually get caught and loose any medals they won. Using Steroids is probably the most common cheat among any sport, but also very easy to catch.
the most recent olympic games were held in Beijing china.
the most loved sport is football
it has to be by far curling
football is the most common sport or maby its cricket