On June 12 the FIFA World Cup competition begins in Russia - the most popular tournament in the world with an audience of over 3.2 billion people in 2014. The team that wins the final on July 15 will receive a gold plated replica of the actual FIFA World Cup Trophy. The actual trophy is kept by FIFA. It is made out of 18-carat gold and weights 6.1 kg. This infographic is designed for media publishers rather than teachers, but made available so classes can be related to live news events.
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