Global Cup 2011

Global Cup Progress - 31 December 2011

Brian Lochte of the USA

Global Cup December 2011: it's the USA again!

FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR THE USA have won the GSN Global Cup, topping the international ranking in our unique year-long competi...
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Global Cup 2011: 25 different winners for over 80 sports

This is the Global Cup 2011! 60 sports (if you count Athletics as one sport; 80 if you treat each Athletics discipline as one) and over 980 events in twelve months.
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Reaching for London 2012

For athletes in all Olympic sports, preparations for “the” season are on their way, with many Olympic places already allocated.
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November 2011: stronger winds from the East

The month of November 2011 wasn’t one of the busiest of the year (3.480 GSN points at stake)
Tanaka Kazuhito of Japan

October 2011: a wind from the East

In a month rich with major tournaments in many sports, Eastern Europe, China and Japan played a leading role, while f...
Kiprop and Kiplagat of Kenya

Huge month, huge gains

September 2011 has been the biggest month in the sporting year.
Team GBR lifts gold in Beijing 2008

GSN vs medals tables

The mystique of “gold, silver and bronze” has always been the signature way of ranking sport competitions.

K. Bradley (USA) wins the PGA Grand Slam at Southampton, Bermuda

Golf Global Cup 2011: Oriental Tigers in pursuit of the Masters

That Golf is one of the world’s elite sports is confirmed by some of the facts of the 2011 Golf Global Cup.
Deng Wei, 17 years old, from China

China's sporting success in 2011

Four years after the second place overall (according to GSN) at the Beijing Olympics, with no less than 100 medals, China is still up there with t...

Russia: Global Cup 2011 facts

Russia and the USA are the two greatest nations in sport. The Americans have won the Global Cup...