National Sports are those which originated in the Commonwealth of Nations, such as Soccer, Rugby Union, Hockey & Cricket which originated in England, Australian Football originated in Australia. Rugby League also originated in England, although is most popular in Australia.
Rugby League is most popular in Australia. Hockey is the National Sport of India, and Cricket is a National Sports of South Africa, India, Pakistan, Australia, New Zealand, and West Indies. Rugby Union is a National Sport in Scotland, Wales, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand, as well as Ireland, France, Italy, Argenttina and a few Pacific Islands Nations such as Fiji and Samoa. Netball got its name in Jamaica, and is most popular in the United Kingdom, Australia andNew Zealand. Soccer is popular throughout the World.