National Sports

National Sports World Wide

Information about official national sports
for many different countries and the most
popular sports in several other countries.

A

Afghanistan:

Buzkashi


Anguilla: Yacht Racing

Antigua and Barbuda:

Cricket


Argentina: Pato (declared 1953)

B

Bahamas: Sloop Sailing (declared 1993)

Bangladesh:

Kabaddi
(declared 1972)

Barbados:

Cricket


Bermuda:

Cricket


Bhutan:

Archery


Brazil: Capoeira (declared 1972)

C

Canada: Winter:

Ice Hockey
/ Summer:

Lacrosse
(declared 1994)

Chile: Chilean Rodeo (declared 1962)

China:

Table Tennis


Colombia: Association Football

Colombia: Tejo (declared 2000)

Cuba:

Baseball

D

Dominican Republic:

Baseball

F

Finland: Pesapallo

G

Grenada:

Cricket


Guyana:

Cricket

I

India:

Field hockey


Ireland: Gaelic Games

J

Jamaica:

Cricket

K

Korea Repubic: Tae Kwon Do (declared 1971)

L

Latvia: Summer:
Basketball / Winter: Ice Hockey

Lithuania:

Basketball

M

Mexico: Charreria (1933)

N

New Zealand:

Rugby Union


Norway: Cross Country Skiing

P

Papua New Guinea: Rugby League

Peru: Paleta Fronton

Philippines: Arnisf (declared 2009)

Puerto Rico: Paso Fino (declared 1966)

S

Slovenia: Alpine Skiing

Sri Lanka:

Volleyball
(declared 1991)

Switzerland:

Shooting
,

Gymnastics
, Rustic Dancing

T

Turkey: Turkish Ancestral Sports: Wrestling and Jereed

U

United Kingdom Wales:

Rugby Union


United States:

Baseball


Uruguay: Destrezas Criollas aka Gaucho Skills (declared 2006)



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