The top grossing sports app worldwide for May 2019 was DAZN with close to $11.5 million in user spending, which represented 9.5x growth from May 2018. Thirty-seven percent of that revenue was from the United States, followed by 6.5 percent from Japan. The full top 10 ranking of sports apps worldwide by revenue for May 2019 is above. App revenue estimates are from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.
ESPN was the second highest grossing sports app worldwide last month with close to $4.7 million in user spending, which represented 5.6x year-over-year growth from May 2018. The majority of that revenue came from the U.S. at 74 percent, followed by Canada at 1.6 percent of the total. MLB at Bat, NBA and onX Hunt rounded out the top five sports apps by revenue worldwide for the month.
Store Intelligence users can see app revenue estimates for the above apps in addition to historical performance metrics on the Sensor Tower platform. Our revenue estimates are from the App Store and Google Play in the U.S. between May 1, 2018 and May 31, 2019 and represent gross user spending . Apple apps and Google pre-installed apps are excluded. Android estimates do not include third-party stores.