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2019 World Ranking of Countries in Elite sport : USA rules the world of sport for the 6th consecutive year !

The 2019 World Ranking of Countries in Elite sport was released in January 20th, 2019. For the sixth consecutive year, this ranking, conducted by Dr.Nadim Nassif, physical education and sports advisor in Notre Dame University – Louaize, Lebanon and his assistant Mr.Andrew Al-Nghayoui, MBA in Sport Management graduate from the Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia, measures the performance of all the countries having National Olympic Committees based on their international results in all the sports recognized by GAISF (Global Association of International Sports Federations) and in other sports, not yet part of GAISF, but having high popularity and universality.

2019 WORLD RANKING OF COUNTRIES IN ELITE SPORT

RANK COUNTRY POINTS PROGRESS FROM 2018
1 USA 1627293
2 FRANCE 979438 +1
3 GREAT BRITAIN 966568 -1
4 RUSSIA 811165 +2
5 JAPAN 728148 -1

USA still tops this ranking since its first edition (2014). France came second and made the podium for the 4th consecutive year. Great Britain lost one place from last year and came third.  

Press Release Nadim Nassif / For more details; cliquez ICI