Global Cup 2014

Denmark sports performance: on the up or down?

The Danish mixed relay Orienteering team
Denmark have dropped ten places in the Global Cup 2014, the ranking of the world’s greatest sporting nations, relative to 2013: a drop from 24th to 34th place overall, scoring less than half the points.

Australia strong contenders in 2014... and Asian Cup winners in 2015

Australia lift the Men's Football Asian Cup for the first time in 2015

Australia has maintained its position amongst the top ten countries in the GSN Global Cup 2014.

China and Russia top more sport groups than USA in 2014

Huang Xuechen and Sun Wenyan of China

Which nation was best at Combat sports in 2014? Or who was swiftest in the water, or better with balls of all shapes and sizes?

2014 Sports Winners

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The USA and Slovenia are celebrating repeat wins respectively in the Global Cup, the ranking of the world’s greatest sporting nations, and the Per Capita Cup, the prize for the world’s sportiest.

USA triumph in Global Cup, Slovenia clinches Per Capita Cup 2014

USA ladies win the 2014 Basketball World Championships
GSN’s algorithms have crunched the final figures supplied by our indefatigable data beavers and the Greatest Sporting Nation in 2014, and for the seventh year running, are the USA, while Slovenia

Girl power: Oriental ladies outperform their men

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 The clue is in the overall Global Cup standings by gender.

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