Brazil

Best Sports

2017

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Volleyball 240 43.2
2 Beach Soccer 125 22.5 -1
3 Swimming 111 20.0
4 Open Water Swimming 56 10.1
5 Taekwondo 20 3.6 -3
6 Synchronised Swimming 4 0.7

2016

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Volleyball 853 37.3
2 Football 500 21.9 8
3 Handball 144 6.3
4 Judo 93 4.1
5 Athletics 83 3.6 2
6 Karate 78 3.4
7 Sailing 72 3.2
8 Swimming 71 3.1 -6
9 Artistic Gymnastics 68 3.0 6
10 Beach Volleyball 46 2.0 -7

2015

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Volleyball 255 27.4
2 Swimming 145 15.6
3 Beach Volleyball 85 9.1
4 Judo 59 6.3
5 Canoe/Kayak Sprint 58 6.2 -1
6 Open Water Swimming 54 5.8
7 Athletics 46 4.9
8 Taekwondo 46 4.9
9 Water Polo 35 3.8 1
10 Football 25 2.7 -8

2014

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Volleyball 880 50.7
2 Football 500 28.8 4
3 Basketball 105 6.1 10
4 Canoe/Kayak Sprint 56 3.2 6
5 Artistic Gymnastics 46 2.7 2
6 Sailing 42 2.4
7 Body Boarding 28 1.6 7
8 Wrestling Free 18 1.0 13
9 Archery 16 0.9 7
10 Water Polo 15 0.9 8

2013

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Volleyball 588 33.9
2 Handball 210 12.1 17
3 Swimming 178 10.3 3
4 Judo 174 10.0
5 Open Water Swimming 102 5.9
6 Football 100 5.8 -4
7 Beach Volleyball 48 2.8 4
8 Boxing (Amateur) 48 2.8 -1
9 Artistic Gymnastics 49 2.8 3
10 Canoe/Kayak Sprint 44 2.5

Brazil Positions

2017

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 18
Gender:Men 13
Gender:Women 38
Continent:Americas 3
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 32
Gender:Men 31
Gender:Women 35
Continent:Americas 3

2016

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 8
Gender:Men 7
Gender:Women 10
Continent:Americas 27
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 48
Gender:Men 49
Gender:Women 44
Continent:Americas 6

2015

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 22
Gender:Men 22
Gender:Women 22
Continent:Americas 30
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 56
Gender:Men 56
Gender:Women 50
Continent:Americas 8

2014

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 8
Gender:Men 5
Gender:Women 13
Continent:Americas 3
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 45
Gender:Men 42
Gender:Women 47
Continent:Americas 6

2013

Global Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 13
Gender:Men 13
Gender:Women 10
Continent:Americas 28
Per Capita Cup Positions
Category Position
Overall 52
Gender:Men 52
Gender:Women 46
Continent:Americas 7
Murilo Endres of Brazil

October Athlete of the Month: Murilo Endres of Brazil

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