LIST: In what countries is rugby union the number one team sport?

A national sport or national game or national pastime is a sport or game that is considered to be an intrinsic part of the culture of a nation.

A national sport or national game or national pastime is a sport or game that is considered to be an intrinsic part of the culture of a nation.

Here they are…


1. Georgia 

Rugby union is considered the most popular sport in Georgia. Wrestling also remains a historically important sport of Georgia and some historians think that the Greco-Roman style of wrestling incorporates many Georgian elements. They’ve also produced several world elite basketball players


2. Wales

The Encyclopedia of Wales states that the sport of rugby union is “seen by many as a symbol of Welsh identity and an expression of national consciousness”.

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