Global Cup 2018

Brooks Koepka (USA) with the US Golf Open trophy, the first pro to win back-to-back US Open titles in 29 years

USA extends Global Cup lead at end of June, China into top ten

The reigning Global Cup champion, the USA, extended its lead at the top of the year-to-date ranking of...

Maggie Steffens of the USA at the 2018 Water Polo World League Finals

USA wins month of June, ahead of China, Australia

The USA topped the June monthly table in the Global Cup, the ranking of the world’s best sporting...

China's Zhang Jiaqi (right) and Zhang Minjie compete during the women's 10m platform final at the FINA Diving World Cup 2018

China Wins 2018 Diving World Cup

China won the 2018 Diving World Cup with 142 points – an extraordinary 33.1% of the points on offer.

Japan clinched the Badminton Uber Cup 2018 with a 3-0 victory over Thailand

China, Japan gain as USA retains Global Cup lead in May

The month of May brought very little change to the top ten positions in the Global Cup, the ranking of the world’s best sporting nations,
Ester Ledecka (Czech Republic) won two Olympic golds at PyeongChang 2018, in two different sports, Snowboarding and Alpine Skiin

Norway wins month of February ahead of USA, Germany

Norway won the month of February in the 2018 Global Cup, the annual ranking of the world's best sporting natio...

Desiree Linden, first US winner of the Boston Women’s Marathon in 33 years

USA wins month of April ahead of Kenya

The USA, Global Cup champions in 2017, have finally put their mark on the 2018 edition of GSN’s u...

Robert Johansson in full flight, helping Norway take gold in the Ski Jumping team event at the PyeongChang Olympics

Norway Triumphs in Snow & Ice Sports Ranking

It was pretty much a foregone conclusion, after Norway’s historic victory at the Py...

Ma Long of China in action at the Table Tennis World Team Championships in Halmstadt, Sweden

China wins month of May ahead of Russia, Sweden

China was the best sporting nation in May 2018, winning the monthly Global Cup ranking ahead of

Patrick Reed (USA) swings his way to victory in the Augusta Masters

USA back in Global Cup top spot

You can only postpone the inevitable, in sport as in life: Norway started the year with a string of amazing pe...

Christian Nummedal (Norway) leaps to Big Air victory in the Freestyle Skiing World Cup

Norway’s Domination of World Sport Continues

Norway won the month of March in the Global Cup, the ranking of the world’s best sporting nations...

Global Cup Progress - 30 June 2018