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Sports calendar 2018: Major and Upcoming events of the year.

Sports calendar 2018: Major and Upcoming events of the year.





 A Full guide to the Major Sports events & Upcoming sporting events of 2018 including the Winter Olympics, Commonwealth Games, FIFA Football World Cup, Rugby League England's cricket matches and Formula 1 races also Most notable sports event is FIH Men's Hockey World would be held in India in Late November.






2018 Sports calendar,  Major sports events, Upcoming sporting events of the year.
















Top 18 Unmissable Sports events of 2018 & Key Dates & Venues. 





3 February-17 March: Rugby union - Six Nations

9-25 February: Winter Olympics, Pyeongchang, South Korea

9-18 March: Winter Paralympics, Pyeongchang, South Korea

4-15 April: Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast, Australia

5-8 April: Golf - Masters, Augusta National, Georgia

14 April: Horse racing - Grand National, Aintree

19 May: Football - FA Cup final and Scottish Cup final

26 May: Football - Champions League final, Kiev, Ukraine

14 June-15 July: Football - World Cup, Russia

2-15 July: Tennis - Wimbledon

7-29 July: Cycling - Tour de France

8 July: Formula 1 - British Grand Prix, Silverstone

19-22 July: Golf - The Open, Carnoustie

21 July-5 August: Hockey - Women's World Cup, London

1-5 August: Cricket - England v India Test series starts at Edgbaston

1-12 August: European Sports Championships, Glasgow and Berlin

28-30 September: Golf - Ryder Cup, Le Golf National, Paris

3-14 November: Cricket - Women's World Twenty20, West Indies


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 Month-by-month 2018 Sporting Calendar. 




January


January 4-8: Cricket - Australia v England, fifth Ashes Test, Sydney
5-8: Football - FA Cup 3rd R
6-14: Darts - BDO World Championships, Frimley Green
9-10: Football - Carabao Cup semi-final first legs
11: Basketball - NBA in London: Philadelphia 76ers v Boston Celtics, O2 Arena
14-21: Snooker - Masters, London
15-28: Tennis - Australian Open, Melbourne
20: Netball - England v New Zealand, Copper Box, London
20-21: Football - Scottish Cup fourth round
22: Netball - England v Australia, Copper Box, London
23-24: Football - Carabao Cup semi-final second legs
26-28: Diving - British Championships, Plymouth
27-28: Football - FA Cup fourth round
28: Basketball - BBL Cup final, Birmingham
28: Netball - South Africa v England, Johannesburg


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February

Rugby league - Super League starts
2-4: Tennis - Davis Cup World Group - Spain v Great Britain
3: Rugby union - Six Nations - Wales v Scotland, France v Ireland
4: Rugby union - Six Nations - Italy v England; Women's Six Nations - Italy v England
4: American football - Super Bowl LII, Minneapolis, Minnesota
7: Cricket - Australia v England, T20 tri-series, Hobart
9-25: Winter sport - Winter Olympics, Pyeongchang, South Korea
10: Cricket - Australia v England, T20 tri-series, Melbourne
10: Rugby union - Six Nations - Ireland v Italy, England v Wales; Women's Six Nations - England v Wales & Scotland v France
10-11: Football - Scottish Cup 5th R.
10-11: Athletics - British Indoor Championships, Sheffield
10-11: Tennis - Fed Cup first round
11: Rugby union - Six Nations - Scotland v France.
13-14: Football - Champions League last 16 first legs
14: Cricket - New Zealand v England, T20 tri-series, Wellington
16-17: Football - FA Cup 5th R.
16: Rugby league - World Club Challenge - Melbourne Storm v Leeds, Australia
17: Rugby league - World Club Series - South Sydney v Wigan & St George Illawarra v Hull, Australia
17: Boxing - World Boxing Super Series semi-final: George Groves v Chris Eubank Jr, Manchester Arena
18: Cricket - New Zealand v England, T20 tri-series, Hamilton
20-21: Football - Champions League last 16 first legs
21: Cricket - T20 tri-series final, Auckland
22-25: Table tennis - Team World Cup, London
23: Rugby union - Six Nations - France v Italy.
24: Rugby union - Six Nations - Ireland v Wales, Scotland v England.
25: Football - EFL Cup final, Wembley
25: Cricket - New Zealand v England, 1st ODI, Hamilton (d/n)
25: Athletics - Glasgow Indoor Grand Prix
28: Cricket - New Zealand v England, 2nd ODI, Mount Maunganui (d/n)
28 Feb-4 Mar: Cycling - Track World Championships, Netherlands





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March


1-4: Swimming - Edinburgh International Swimming.
2-4: Athletics - World Indoor Championships, Birmingham
3: Cricket - New Zealand v England, 3rd ODI, Wellington
3-4: Football - Scottish Cup quarter-finals
4: Athletics - The Big Half, London
4: Basketball - BBL Trophy final, Glasgow
6-7: Football - Champions League last 16 second legs
7: Cricket - New Zealand v England, 4th ODI, Dunedin
9-18: Winter Paralympics, Pyeongchang, South Korea
10: Cricket - New Zealand v England, 5th ODI, Christchurch
10: Rugby union - Six Nations - Ireland v Scotland, France v England.
11: Rugby union - Six Nations - Wales v Italy.
13-14: Football - Champions League last 16 second legs
13-16: Horse racing - Cheltenham Festival
14-18: Badminton - All England Championships, Birmingham
17: Rugby union - Six Nations final round - Italy v Scotland, England v Ireland, Wales v France
17-18: Football - FA Cup quarter-finals
21-22: Gymnastics - World Cup, Birmingham
22-26: Cricket - New Zealand v England, first Test (d/n), Auckland
23: Football - Netherlands v England, Amsterdam Arena
24: Rowing - The Boat Races, River Thames
24/25: Football - Scottish Challenge Cup final (TBC)
24: Cricket - Women's T20 tri-series: England v Australia, Mumbai
25: Formula 1 - Australian Grand Prix, Melbourne
26: Cricket - Women's T20 tri-series: India v England, Mumbai
27: Football - England v Italy, Wembley
30 Mar-3 Apr: Cricket - New Zealand v England, second Test, Christchurch (starts 22:00 GMT on 29 Mar)
30-1 Apr: Rugby union - European Champions Cup quarter-finals
30: Cricket - Women's T20 tri-series: England v Australia, Mumbai


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April


 1-3: Cricket -Women's T20 tri-series: England v India.
3-4: Football - Champions League quarter-final 1st legs
4-15: Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast, Australia
5-8: Golf - Masters, Augusta National
5: Football - Europa League quarter-finals 1st legs
5: Football - Women's World Cup qualifying - Switzerland v Scotland
6: Football - Women's World Cup qualifying - England v Wales; Netherlands v Northern Ireland
6-8: Tennis - Davis Cup quarter-finals
8: Formula 1 - Bahrain Grand Prix, Sakhir
8: Football - Checkatrade Trophy final, Wembley
8: Cricket - 1st women's ODI: India v England
10-11: Football - Champions League quarter-final second legs
10: Football - Women's World Cup qualifying - Bosnia & Herzegovina v England; Northern Ireland v Norway; Scotland v Poland
11: Cricket - 2nd women's ODI: India v England
12: Football - Europa League quarter-finals 2nd legs
14: Horse racing - Grand National, Aintree
14-15: Football - Scottish Cup semi-finals
14: Cricket - 3rd women's ODI: India v England
15: Formula 1 - Chinese Grand Prix, Shanghai
21 Apr-7 May: Snooker - World Championship, Sheffield
21-22: Football - FA Cup semi-finals, Wembley
21-22: Football - Women's Champions League semi-finals 1st legs
21-22: Rugby union - European Champions Cup semi-finals
21-22: Rugby league - Challenge Cup 5th Rnd
22: Athletics - London Marathon
24-25: Football - Champions League semi-finals first legs
26: Football - Europa League semi-finals first legs
26-29: Judo - European Championships, Tel Aviv
28-29: Football - Women's Champions League semi-final second legs
29: Formula 1 - Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Baku
29 Apr-6 May: Table tennis - World Championships, Halmstad, Sweden


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May

1-2: Football - Champions League semi-finals, second legs
2-6: Equestrian - Badminton Horse Trials
3: Football - Europa League semi-finals second legs
3-6: Cycling - Tour de Yorkshire (women's race 3-4 May)
4-27: Cycling - Giro d'Italia (starts in Israel)
5: Football - Women's FA Cup final, Wembley
5: Boxing - Tony Bellew v David Haye, London
10-13: Golf - Players Championship, Sawgrass, Florida
11-15: Cricket - Ireland play their first Test match against Pakistan, Malahide
11: Rugby union - European Challenge Cup final, Bilbao
12: Rugby union - European Champions Cup final, Bilbao
12-13: Rugby league - Challenge Cup sixth round
13: Formula 1 - Spanish Grand Prix, Barcelona
13: Football - the final day of Premier League season
16: Football - Europa League final, Lyon
18: Athletics - Great City Games, Manchester
19: Football - FA Cup final, Wembley; Scottish Cup final, Hampden
24: Football - Women's Champions League final, Kiev, Ukraine
24-27: Golf - PGA Championship, Wentworth
24-28: Cricket - England v Pakistan, first Test, Lord's
26: Football - Champions League final, Kiev, Ukraine
26: Football - EFL Championship play-off final, Wembley
26: Rugby union - Premiership final, Twickenham; Pro14 final, Aviva Stadium
27: Formula 1 - Monaco Grand Prix
27: Motorcycling - British World Superbikes, Donington
27 May-10 June: Tennis - French Open, Paris
31 May-3 June: Golf - US Women's Open, Shoal Creek, Alabama


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June


1-5: Cricket - England v Pakistan, second Test, Headingley
2: Horse racing - The Derby, Epsom
2-3: Rugby league - Challenge Cup quarter-finals
7-8: Football - Women's World Cup qualifying - Wales v Bosnia and Herzegovina; Scotland v Belarus,  Northern Ireland v Netherlands; Russia v England
9: Rugby union - Australia v Ireland, Brisbane; South Africa v England, Johannesburg; NB: Wales and Scotland schedule TBA
 10: Formula 1 - Canadian Grand Prix, Montreal
10: Cricket - Scotland v England, ODI, The Grange
10: Triathlon - World Triathlon Series, Leeds
 12: Football - Women's World Cup qualifying - Poland v Scotland; Wales v Russia.
13: Cricket - England v Australia, first ODI, The Oval (d/n)
13-17: Cycling - Women's Tour
14 June-15 July: Football - World Cup, Russia -    Full fixtures Here
14-17: Golf - US Open, Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, New York
14-17: Karate - World Championships, Dundee
16: Rugby union - Australia v Ireland, Melbourne; South Africa v England, Bloemfontein; NB: Wales and Scotland schedule TBA
16: Cricket - England v Australia, second ODI, Cardiff
17-18: Cricket - One-Day Cup semi-finals
18: Football - World Cup: England v Tunisia, Volgograd
18-24: Tennis - Aegon Championships, Queen's Club; London & Birmingham Classic
19: Cricket - England v Australia, third ODI, Trent Bridge (d/n)
19-23: Horse racing - Royal Ascot
21: Cricket - England v Australia, fourth ODI, Chester-le-Street (d/n)
22-30: Tennis - Aegon International, Devonshire Park, Eastbourne
23: Rugby union - Australia v Ireland, Sydney; South Africa v England, Cape Town; NB: Wales and Scotland schedule TBA
23: Cricket - England women v South Africa women, T20 tri-series, Taunton
24: Formula 1 - French Grand Prix, Le Castellet
24: Football - World Cup: England v Panama, Nizhny Novgorod
24: Cricket - England v Australia, fifth ODI, Old Trafford
27: Cricket - England v Australia, T20, Edgbaston (d/n)
28: Football - World Cup: England v Belgium, Kaliningrad
28: Cricket - England women v New Zealand women T20 tri-series, Taunton
28 June-1 July: Golf - Women's PGA Championship, Kemper Lakes Golf Club, Illinois
30: Cricket - One-Day Cup final, Lord's
30 June-1 July: Athletics - British Championships team trials, Birmingham
30 June-3 July: Football - World Cup second round







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July

1: Formula 1 - Austrian Grand Prix, Spielberg
1: Cricket - Women's T20 tri-series final, Chelmsford
2-15: Tennis - Wimbledon
3, 6 & 8: Cricket - England v India T20s
4: Cricket - T20 Blast starts
6-7: Football - World Cup quarter-finals
7-29: Cycling - Tour de France
8: Formula 1 - British Grand Prix, Silverstone
10: Football - World Cup semi-final, St Petersburg
10: Cricket - England women v New Zealand women, second ODI, Derby (d/n)
11: Football - World Cup semi-final, Moscow
12, 14 & 17: Cricket - England v India ODIs
13: Cricket - England women v New Zealand women, third ODI, Leicester (d/n)
14: Football - World Cup third-place play-off, St Petersburg
14: Athletics - The Para Meet and The Meet, London Stadium
15: Football - World Cup final, Moscow
19-22: Golf - The Open, Carnoustie
21-22: Athletics - London Anniversary Games, London Stadium
21 July-5 Aug: Hockey - Women's World Cup, London
22: Formula 1 - German Grand Prix, Hockenheim
28-29: Cycling - Ride London-Surrey
29: Formula 1 - Hungarian Grand Prix, Budapest
30 July-5 Aug: Badminton - World Championships, Nanjing, China
30 July-12 Aug: Sailing - World Championships, Aarhus, Denmark
31 July-5 Aug: Taekwondo - World Championships, Buenos Aires, Argentina


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August

1-12: Multi-Sports - European Sports Championships - Glasgow and Berlin.
1-5: Cricket - England v India, first Test, Edgbaston
2-5: Golf - Women's British Open, Royal Lytham & St Annes
9-13: Cricket - England v India second Test, Lord's
11/12: Football - 2018-2019 Premier League season starts
15: Football - Uefa Super Cup, Tallinn
16-19: Golf - US PGA Championship, Bellerive Country Club, Missouri
18-22: Cricket - England v India, third Test, Trent Bridge
18: Athletics - Birmingham Diamond League
23-26: Cricket - T20 Blast quarter-finals
23-26: Canoeing - Sprint World Championships, Coimbra, Portugal
25: Rugby league - Challenge Cup final, Wembley
25 Aug-16 Sept: Cycling - La Vuelta a Espana
26: Formula 1 - Belgian Grand Prix, Spa-Francorchamps
26: Motorcycling - British MotoGP, Silverstone
27 Aug-9 Sept: Tennis - US Open, New York
27: Cricket - Women's Super League Finals Day, Hove
30: Football - Women's World Cup qualifiers - Scotland v Switzerland
30 Aug-3 Sept: Cricket - England v India, fourth Test, Southampton
31: Football - Women's World Cup qualifiers - Wales v England; Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland


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September


1-10: Modern pentathlon - World Championships, Mexico
2: Formula 1 - Italian Grand Prix, Monza
2-9: Cycling - Tour of Britain
4: Football - Women's World Cup qualifiers - Kazakhstan v England; Albania v Scotland; Northern Ireland v Slovakia
6-8: Football - Uefa Nations League
6-16: Climbing - World Championships, Innsbruck, Austria
9-11: Football - UEFA  Nations League
9: Athletics - Great North Run
9-16: Rowing - World Championships, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
13-16: Golf - Evian Championship,  France
14-16: Tennis - Davis Cup semi-finals
16: Formula 1 - Singapore Grand Prix, Marina Bay
16-23: Judo - World Championships, Baku, Azerbaijan
23-30: Cycling - UCI Road World Championships, Innsbruck, Austria
28-30: Golf - Ryder Cup, Le Golf National, Paris
30: Formula 1 - Russian Grand Prix, Sochi





Ryder Cup 2018, golf, locations, dates, time, venues.



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October


Cricket - England Vs Sri Lanka Tour in October & November - 3 Tests, 5 ODIs and one T20
4-7: Motorsport - Wales Rally GB
7: Formula 1 - Japanese Grand Prix, Suzuka
11-13: Football - Uefa Nations League
13: Rugby league - Super League Grand Final, Old Trafford
14-16: Football - Uefa Nations League
19-21: Taekwondo - Manchester Grand Prix
20: Horse racing - British Champions Day, Ascot
21: Formula 1 - United States Grand Prix, Austin
22-28: Tennis - WTA Finals, Singapore
25 Oct-3 Nov: Gymnastics - World Championships, Doha
27: Rugby league - England v New Zealand, first Test, Hull
28: Formula 1 - Mexican Grand Prix, Mexico City



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November

3-24: Cricket - ICC Women's World Twenty20,  West Indies.
3: Rugby union - England v South Africa; NB: Wales, Scotland & Ireland
3: Rugby league - England v New Zealand second Test, Liverpool
10: Rugby union - England v New Zealand; NB: Wales, Scotland & Ireland
10-11: Tennis - Fed Cup final
11: Formula 1 - Brazilian Grand Prix, Sao Paulo
11: Rugby league - England v New Zealand third Test, Leeds
12-18: Tennis - ATP Finals, London
15-17: Football - Uefa Nations League
15-18: Golf - DP World Championship, Dubai
17: Rugby union - England v Japan; NB: Wales, Scotland & Ireland
18-20: Football - Uefa Nations League
23-25: Tennis - Davis Cup final
24: Rugby union - England v Australia; NB: Wales, Scotland & Ireland
25: Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Marina
27 Nov-9 Dec: Snooker - UK Championship, York
28 Nov-16 Dec: Hockey - Men's World Cup, India


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December


11-16: Swimming - World Short Course Championships, Hangzhou
11: Football Euro 2020 qualifying draw, Dublin
12: Swimming World Championships, Hangzhou (16 Dec)
      Football FIFA Club World Cup, UAE (22 Dec)
13: Darts PDC World Championships, Alexandra Palace (1 Jan)
26: Horse racing King George VI Chase, Kempton
27: Horse racing Welsh Grand National, Chepstow


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By:  sportshistori.blogspot.com





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