Global Cup 2016

Global Cup Progress - 31 December 2016

The USA Men's Basketball team on the way to their Olympic gold medal

USA win Global Cup ahead of France, GBR pips Germany for third place

Another exciting sporting year is over, and the USA have triumphed in the Global Cup, the ranking of the world’s best...

Dwight Gayle of the West Indies Cricket team

Sport’s 2016 Mighty Minnows

With our satellite’s eye view of the world of sporting nations, at GSN we are well aware that sporting excellence is not the preserve

Brazil wins the 2016 women's Volleyball Grand Prix

Global Cup 2016: USA lead, France edge in second place

The 2016 sporting year’s spotlights are all on the Rio Olympic Games,

Nikolay Teplyy (Russia) wins 2016 Skeet World Cup title

Global Cup 2016: USA stretch lead, late surge by Russia

Russia cruised to a convincing win in the October monthly table of the Global Cup, the ranking of the world’s best sportin...
The All Blacks' Haka

The All Blacks and their kin: the world’s most dominant sporting nations

Peerless. New Zealand’s All Blacks have beaten their own record of consecutive Rugby Union test match victorie...
In Rio, M. Phelps of the USA increased his Olympic medals tally to a sensational 28

USA win Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The run-up to the games of the XXXIst Olympiad in Rio have been fraught with political controversy within Brazil and sporting controversy in the Olym...

Angelique Kerber of Germany took the Australian Open Tennis title from defending champion Serena Williams

Germany lead Global Cup, Norway, China going strong

The first quarter of the 2016 sporting year is over, and the Global Cup ranking of the top nations in world sport features a (relatively) new nam...

Canada beat Finland to retain the Men's Ice Hockey World Championships

Global Cup: USA and Canada ahead of Euro pack

The top of the Global Cup ranking of the world’s best sporting nations at the end of May has a distinctly North American flavour: reigning...

Will defending Ice Hockey World Champions Canada clinch the 2016 Winter Sports title?

Canada, USA battle it out for Winter Sports title

If you think we’re a touch unseasonal talking about Winter Sports in May, it&r