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.
* 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.
- Soviet Union
- Netherlands Antilles
- Serbia and Montenegro
- East Germany
- West Germany
- Lists of top sports by country.
- Countries at the Olympic Games