About Sport in Every Country

Sport is popular all around the world, though the popularity of sports can vary from region to region.

Here are details of the sports and sporting information from all the countries and some territories of the world, that compete under that name in world sports.

Follow the link for each country for a comprehensive list of sports, events and sports people related to that country. See also lists of top sports by country.

Afghanistan Georgia Nigeria
Albania Germany Norway
Algeria Ghana Oman
American Samoa* Greece Pakistan
Andorra Grenada Palau
Angola Guam* Palestine*
Antigua and Barbuda Guatemala Panama
Argentina Guinea Papua New Guinea
Armenia Guinea-Bissau Paraguay
Aruba* Guyana Peru
Australia Haiti Philippines
Austria Honduras Poland
Azerbaijan Hong Kong* Portugal
The Bahamas Hungary Puerto Rico*
Bahrain Iceland Qatar
Bangladesh India Romania
Barbados Indonesia Russia
Belarus Iran Rwanda
Belgium Iraq Saint Kitts and Nevis
Belize Ireland Saint Lucia
Benin Israel Saint Vincent & the Grenadines
Bermuda* Italy Samoa
Bhutan Jamaica San Marino
Bolivia Japan Sao Tome and Principe
Bosnia and Herzegovina Jordan Saudi Arabia
Botswana Kazakhstan Senegal
Brazil Kenya Serbia
British Virgin Islands* Kiribati Seychelles
Brunei Korea, North Sierra Leone
Bulgaria Korea, South Singapore
Burkina Faso Kosovo Sint Maarten
Burundi Kuwait Slovakia
Cambodia Kyrgyzstan Slovenia
Cameroon Laos Solomon Islands
Canada Latvia Somalia
Cape Verde Lebanon South Africa
Cayman Islands* Lesotho South Sudan
Central African Republic Liberia Spain
Chad Libya Sri Lanka
Chile Liechtenstein Sudan
China Lithuania Suriname
Colombia Luxembourg Swaziland
Comoros Macau Sweden
Congo, Republic of the Macedonia Switzerland
Congo, Democratic Madagascar Syria
Cook Islands* Malawi Taiwan (Chinese Taipei)
Costa Rica Malaysia Tajikistan
Cote d'Ivoire Maldives Tanzania
Croatia Mali Thailand
Cuba Malta Togo
CuraƧao Marshall Islands Tonga
Cyprus Mauritania Trinidad and Tobago
Czech Republic Mauritius Tunisia
Denmark Mexico Turkey
Djibouti Micronesia Turkmenistan
Dominica Moldova Tuvalu
Dominican Republic Monaco Uganda
East Timor (Timor-Leste) Mongolia Ukraine
Ecuador Montenegro United Arab Emirates
Egypt Morocco United Kingdom
El Salvador Mozambique United States
Equatorial Guinea Myanmar (Burma) Uruguay
Eritrea Namibia Uzbekistan
Estonia Nauru Vanuatu
Ethiopia Nepal Venezuela
Fiji Netherlands Vietnam
Finland New Zealand Virgin Islands*
France Nicaragua Yemen
Gabon Niger Zambia
The Gambia   Zimbabwe

* territory rather than a country

Past Countries / Territories

Over time there have been changes to borders, countries merging and separating, so there is history of countries participating in the world of sport that no longer exists or no longer compete under that name.

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