Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Top Tens of Global Road Warrior

Global Road Warrior is one of those databases that can be a lot of fun to look through - you never know what interesting information you'll find. Below is a list, in no particular order, of ten people, places, and more that are top ten of something - all this information was found in Global Road Warrior.
  • Indian cricket player Rahul Dravid is one of the world's top ten batsmen. (India: Sports)
  • The Bankstown Sports Club is one of Sydney, Australia's top ten sports clubs. (Australia: Sports)
  • Slovakia's Daniela Hantuchova is one of the world's top ten female tennis players. (Slovakia: Sports)
  • Italian soccer player Paolo Maldini was one of the top ten in the 2005 FIFA World Player of the Year voting. (Italy: Sports)
  • Hong Kong's Ocean Park is ranked among the world's top ten marine and educational parks. (Hong Kong: Points of Interest)
  • France is one of the top ten countries in its number of agnostics and atheists. (France: Superstitions and Folklore)
  • In 2006, Equatorial Guinea was named one of the top ten corrupt states by Transparency International. (Equatorial Guinea: Historical Notes)
  • Arabian horses, which originated in the Middle East, are one of the top ten most popular horse breeds in the world. (Saudi Arabia: Superstitions and Folklore)
  • The Prague International Marathon is one of the world's top ten marathons. (Czech Republic: Sports)
  • Russia's Maria Yuryevna Sharapova is ranked among the Women's Tennis Association's top ten female players. (Russia: Sports)

1 comment:

Tracy said...

Great post...love the promotion of library resources!