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