Global Cup 2021

Hungary won the 2021 Canoe-Kayak Sprint World Championships – pict.: Orlando Turner, Pixabay

Hungary best in September, Great Britain, Germany climb year-to-date table

Hungary was the best sporting nation in a busy month of September, which saw...

France leads the pack at the 2021 BMX World Championships

USA in Global Cup top spot as France, Japan vie for second place

After the Olympics gold dust settled, a few extra tournaments in August gave new shape to the Global Cup, the ranking of the world’s best sporting nations.

Will Zalatoris (USA) was runner-up at the 2021 Golf Masters – pict. C. Hawkins

USA closes in on leader Norway in Global Cup table

In one of the thinnest months on record points-wise (only 314 GSN points awarded), the USA posted the bigg...

Germany won gold in the 4-man event at the 2021 Bobsleigh World Championships

Germany tops depleted Global Cup table after February

The results for the first two months of the 2021 sporting year are in and, while more tournaments have taken place than in January and February last year,

The USA women’s Volleyball team won the 2021 Nations League

USA edges Norway to take Global Cup lead

 After a chase that began right at the beginning of this pandemic-depleted sporting year, the USA...

T. Johaug (Norway), gold in the women’s 10 km race at the Cross-country Skiing World Championships – pict. Bjørn Langsem/Da

Norway surges past Germany in Global Cup ranking

The pandemic is still affecting many parts of the world, but the 2021 sporting calendar is finally beginning to return to some sort of normality.

Global Cup Progress - 30 September 2021