Australia

Best Sports

2017

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Swimming 184 22.7
2 Track Cycling 114 14.1 -1
3 Lacrosse 100 12.4
4 Freestyle Skiing 79 9.7 -2
5 Rugby Union 70 8.7 -2
6 Softball 64 7.9
7 Snowboarding 46 5.7 -3
8 Cricket 44 5.4
9 Diving 36 4.4
10 Water Polo 25 3.1 -5

2016

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Swimming 357 17.1
2 Basketball 238 11.4
3 Rugby Union 127 6.1
4 Football 125 6.0 -2
5 Athletics 119 5.7 6
6 Track Cycling 117 5.6
7 Golf 111 5.3 -2
8 Hockey 108 5.2
9 Cricket 104 5.0 -5
10 Sailing 97 4.6

2015

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Swimming 418 17.8
2 Football 350 14.9 6
3 Rugby Union 221 9.4 2
4 Cricket 200 8.5 22
5 Golf 192 8.2 -1
6 Track Cycling 105 4.5 1
7 Netball 100 4.3
8 Water Polo 90 3.8 5
9 Canoe/Kayak Sprint 72 3.1 6
10 Snowboarding 70 3.0 7

2014

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Hockey 324 18.8
2 Basketball 150 8.7
3 Lacrosse 100 5.8
4 Golf 96 5.6 -2
5 Rugby Union 93 5.4 -1
6 Sailing 90 5.2
7 Track Cycling 80 4.6
8 Football 80 4.6
9 Rowing 60 3.5 6
10 Softball 60 3.5 4

2013

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Swimming 365 19.2
2 Golf 247 13.0 6
3 Athletics 115 6.1 3
4 Rugby Union 113 6.0 5
5 Rugby League 100 5.3
6 Cricket 100 5.3 5
7 Track Cycling 97 5.1 -4
8 Water Polo 77 4.1 -3
9 Snowboarding 76 4.0 9
10 BMX 74 3.9 2

Australia Positions

2017

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 15
Gender:Men 18
Gender:Women 9
Continent:Oceana 1
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 12
Gender:Men 13
Gender:Women 11
Continent:Oceania 2

2016

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 11
Gender:Men 10
Gender:Women 11
Continent:Oceana 130
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 11
Gender:Men 12
Gender:Women 10
Continent:Oceana 2

2015

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 7
Gender:Men 4
Gender:Women 11
Continent:Oceana 130
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 8
Gender:Men 7
Gender:Women 13
Continent:Oceana 2

2014

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 10
Gender:Men 12
Gender:Women 7
Continent:Oceana 1
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 12
Gender:Men 13
Gender:Women 8
Continent:Oceana 2

2013

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 10
Gender:Men 7
Gender:Women 12
Continent:Oceana 122
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 13
Gender:Men 13
Gender:Women 13
Continent:Oceana 2
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