Current Olympic champion is Nelson Evora of Portugal and the current world champion is Phillips Idowu of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
The country that won gold in the 1948 World Fencing Championships was Denmark.
Nastia Liukin (also the current Olympic Champion from Beijing 2008)
A world champion has won first place at their sports "World Championships". An olympic champion has won first place, a gold medal, in their sports olympic competition. While the World Champion can change every year, olympic champions can only be toppled off their perch once every four years.
Maris Strombergs is the current Olympic champion. Donny Robinson is the current world champion, Sam Willoughby has beaten them both in recent races.
The current chess champion is Viswanathan Anand.
Ma Lin (China) is the Olympic Champion. He won the Gold Medal in Beijing in 2008. Wang Hao (China) is the World Champion. He won the World Championship in Yokohama, Japan in 2009. The World Champion and Olympic Champion are two different titles.
The current F1 world champion is Sebastian Vettel from Germany. He is the youngest ever world champion.
The most prestigious club championship in the world is the Stanley Cup, champion of the National Hockey League. However winners of the Stanley Cup are very rarely referred to as "World Champions." Other ice hockey leagues including Elitserien (known in English as the Swedish Elite League), SM-liga (Finnish league), Nationalliga A (Swiss League), the Kontinental Hockey League (Russia and satellite states) also designate a league champion, not a world champion. If your talking international competition, Ice Hockey has two main tournaments: An annual World Championship and the Olympic games (Every 4 years). The current world champion is the Czech Republic and the current Olympic champion is Canada.
India is current world cup champion.
shomaker is the current F1 champion in the world.
The current World Champion is Evgenia Kanaeva. The best in the U.S. is Julie Zetlin. The Olympic Champion from 2008 was Alina Kabaeva. Alina and Evgenia used to train together in the best gym in the world. (in Moscow, Russia, I think)
As of january 18th 2012, daniel bryan is the current world heavyweight champion. CM Punk is the current wwe champion.
Fencing is an ancient sport with a long history, popular enough around the world to merit a spot in the Olympic Games.
Bobby Fischer is not the current World Chess Champion. Anand is.
The current world chess champion is Viswanathan Anand
Brock Lesnar is the current WWE World Heavyweight Champion.
olympic champion, world champion, national champion(visa championships), Tyson American cup champion! there are like 10000000 other 1s!
It was won by Noah Ngeny from Kenya. He was part of one of the biggest upset in Olympic history. He upset then current world champion and current world record holder Hicham El Guerrouj.
The current world champion in soccer is Spain, who won the final match against Italy in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2010. The next world championship will be hosted in 2014 in Brazil where the next world champion will be determined.
the current world heavyweight champion is randy orton!
The "most decorated" male gymnasts of all time are:1. Nikolai Andrianov (Soviet Union/Russia) - 15 Olympic medals/7 gold (second most decorated male Olympican after swimmer Michael Phelps); 12 World Championship medals; 1976 Olympic AA champion; 1978 World AA champion2. Boris Shakhlin (Soviet Union/Ukraine) - 13 Olympic medals/7 gold; 14 World Championship medals; 1960 Olympic AA champion; 1958 World AA champion3. Sawao Kato (Japan) - 12 Olympic medals/8 gold; 3-time (1968, 1972, 1976) Olympic AA champion (most all time)4. Alexander Dityatin (Soviet Union/Russia) - 10 Olympic medals/3 gold; 12 World Championship medals; 1980 Olympic AA champion; 1979 World AA champion
no but hes the intercontenental champion
The are: Christian Cantwell: 2008 Olympic Silver medalist; 2009 World Champion. Reese Hoffa: 2007 World Champion. Adam Nelson: 2000 & 2004 Olympic Silver medalist; 2001, 2003, & 2007 World Silver medalist; 2005 World Champion.
Edge is the current World Heavyweight Champion (March 1, 2011).