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Not as fast as Usain Bolt, but the world’s sporting landscape is changing – pict.: Getty Images

USA supreme, France, Japan, Norway, Netherlands ascendant: sport’s evolving elite

Four-year periods are crucial in the world of sports.

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The year's best - 27 countries for 77 sports

Greatest Sporting Nation’s mission is to spotlight the world’s best sporting nations, irrespective of their size, power and wealth.

Anders Mol and Christian Sorum of Norway came third in the men’s Beach Volleyball World Championships

Norway clinches 2019 Per Capita Cup

Norway have made it a record five wins in the Per Capita Cup, claiming the mantle of world’s sporties...

The USA won the 2019 women’s Football World Cup

USA the world’s best sporting nation in 2019

The USA has won the Global Cup for the 12th consecutive time, topping GSN’s table of t...

Global Cup Progress - 31 December 2019

Per Capita Cup Progress - 31 December 2019

Global Cup Progress - 31 December 2018

Per Capita Cup Progress - 31 December 2018