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    World Sports in 2016



    About Sports


    Sports are an important activity for health because the body get tired after the routine work and wants some activities so that the body can regain its freshness and work without any tiredness or problem. The Activities to regain the freshness of Human body are Sports, Yoga, Meditation and many more...

    Major Sporting Events Calendar


    The Major Sporting Events listed below:
    January
    DateSportEventVenue
    1 Ice hockey 2016 NHL Winter Classic Foxborough, Massachusetts (United States )
    1-10 Cross-country skiing 2016 Tour de Ski Switzerland/Germany/Italy
    3-9 Tennis 2016 Hopman Cup Australia (Perth Arena)
    8-15 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship (Canada ) Meridian Centre, Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre
    9-10 Speed skating 2016 European Allround Speed Skating Championships Belarus
    10-16 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship Division I Hungary
    10-23 Water polo 2016 Men's European Water Polo Championship Serbia
    11 American football 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship University of Phoenix Stadium (Glendale, Arizona)
    12-30 Association football 2016 AFC U-23 Championship Qatar -Doha (Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium, Grand Hamad Stadium, Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium, Suheim Bin Hamad Stadium)
    14-17 Ski flying FIS Ski Flying World Championships 2016 Austria (Kulm)
    15-24 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U20 Championship Division III Mexico
    15-31 Handball 2016 European Men's Handball Championship Poland
    16-7 February Association football 2016 African Nations Championship Rwanda - Kigali, Butare, Gisenyi
    17-23 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U20 Championship Division II - Group B Serbia
    18-31 Tennis 2016 Australian Open (Grand Slam #1) Australia
    22-24 Speed skating 2016 European Short Track Speed Skating Championships Russia
    24-6 February Amateur boxing 2016 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships Kazakhstan
    25-31 Figure skating 2016 European Figure Skating Championships Slovakia - Ondrej Nepela Arena
    26-30 Track cycling 2016 Asian Track & Para-cycling Championships Japan
    26-2 February Biathlon 2016 IBU Youth/Junior World Championships Romania
    29-31 Speed skating 2016 World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships Bulgaria
    30-31 Cyclo-cross 2016 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships Belgium
    30-31 Luge FIL World Luge Championships 2016 Germany
    31 American football 2016 Pro Bowl United States
    31 Ice hockey 2016 NHL All-Star Game United States
    February
    1-7 Table tennis 2016 Latin American Table Tennis Championships Puerto Rico
    6 Formula E 2016 Buenos Aires ePrix Argentina
    6-7 Luge 2016 FIL Junior World Championships Germany
    7 American football Super Bowl 50 United States
    8-21 Bobsleigh & Skeleton FIBT World Championships 2016 Austria
    9-14 Figure skating 2016 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships Chinese Taipei
    11-14 Speed skating 2016 World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships Russia
    12-14 Canoe sprint 2016 Oceania Canoe Sprint Championships Australia
    12-21 Multi-sport 2016 Winter Youth Olympics Norway
    13-14 Luge FIL European Luge Championships 2016 Germany
    14 Basketball 2016 NBA All-Star Game Canada
    15-19 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U18 Championships Division III - Group B South Africa
    17-21 Amateur wrestling 2016 Asian Wrestling Championships Thailand
    19-21 Whitewater slalom 2016 Oceania Canoe Slalom Championships Australia
    21-28 Curling 2016 World Wheelchair Curling Championship Switzerland
    22-28 Biathlon 2016 IBU Open European Championships Russia
    22-28 Shooting 10m European Shooting Championships Hungary
    26-28 Amateur wrestling 2016 Pan-American Wrestling Championships United States
    27-28 Speed skating 2016 World Sprint Speed Skating Championships South Korea
    28 Marathon 2016 Tokyo Marathon (WMM #1) Japan
    28-6 March Table tennis 2016 World Team Table Tennis Championships Malaysia
    29-6 March Ice hockey 2016 IIHF Women's World Championship Division II - Group B Turkey
    29-13 March Biathlon Biathlon World Championships 2016 Norway
    March
    1-6 Archery 2016 WA Indoor Archery World Championships Turkey
    1-12 Cross-country skiing 2016 Ski Tour Canada Canada
    2-6 Track cycling 2016 UCI Track Cycling World Championships United Kingdom
    3-13 Association football 2016 CONCACAF Women's U-17 Championship Grenada
    4-5 Triathlon World Triathlon Series #1 United Arab Emirates
    4-6 Amateur wrestling 2016 African Wrestling Championships Egypt
    5-6 Speed skating 2016 World Allround Speed Skating Championships Germany
    5-13 Curling 2016 World Junior Curling Championships Turkey
    6-12 Multi-sport 2016 Arctic Winter Games Denmark/Greenland
    8-13 Amateur wrestling 2016 European Wrestling Championships Latvia
    11-12 Amateur wrestling 2016 Oceania Wrestling Championships New Zealand
    11-13 Athletics 2016 World University Cross Country Championships Italy
    11-13 Speed skating 2016 World Junior Speed Skating Championships China
    11-13 Speed skating 2016 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships South Korea
    12-13 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #1 Australia
    14-20 Figure skating 2016 World Junior Figure Skating Championships Hungary
    14-20 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U18 Championships Division III - Group A Bulgaria
    15-4 April Basketball 2016 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament United States
    16-20 Modern pentathlon 2016 Pan American Modern Pentathlon Championships Argentina
    17-20 Athletics 2016 IAAF World Indoor Championships United States
    19-27 Curling 2016 Ford World Women's Curling Championship Canada
    19-5 April Basketball 2016 NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Tournament United States
    20 Formula One 2016 Australian Grand Prix Australia
    20-24 Table tennis 2016 Oceania Table Tennis Championships Australia
    26 Athletics 2016 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships United Kingdom
    26-1 April Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U18 Championships Division II - Group B Spain
    26-2 April Ice hockey 2016 IIHF Women's World Championship Division I - Group A Denmark
    28-3 April Figure skating 2016 World Figure Skating Championships United States
    28-4 April Ice hockey 2016 IIHF Women's World Championship Canada
    29-2 April Canoe sprint 2016 African Canoe Sprint Championships South Africa
    31-9 April Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World Championship Division III Turkey
    April
    1-7 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF Women's World Championship Division II - Group A Slovenia
    2 Formula E 2016 Long Beach ePrix United States
    2-3 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #2 New Zealand
    2-10 Curling 2016 World Men's Curling Championship Switzerland
    3 Formula One 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix Bahrain
    3-2 October Baseball 2016 Major League Baseball season United States/Canada
    15 March-4 Basketball 2016 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament United States
    4-10 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U18 Championships Division II - Group A Romania
    4-10 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF Women's World Championship Division I - Group B Italy
    19 March-5 Basketball 2016 NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Tournament United States
    7-10 Golf 2016 Masters Tournament United States
    7 October 2015-9 Ice hockey 2015-16 NHL season United States/Canada
    9-10 Triathlon World Triathlon Series #2 Australia
    9-15 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World Championship Division II - Group A Spain
    9-15 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U18 Championships Division I - Group A Belarus
    10-16 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World Championship Division II - Group B Mexico
    10-16 Weightlifting 2016 European Weightlifting Championships Norway
    27 October 2015-13 Basketball 2015-16 NBA season United States/Canada
    13-18 Fencing 2016 Asian Fencing Championships China
    14-24 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U18 Championships United States
    16-17 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #3 China
    16-23 Curling 2016 World Senior Curling Championships Sweden
    16-23 Curling 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship Sweden
    17 Formula One 2016 Chinese Grand Prix China
    17-23 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World Championship Division I - Group B Croatia
    18 Association football 2016 UEFA Youth League Final Switzerland
    18 Marathon 2016 Boston Marathon (WMM #2) United States
    18-24 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World U18 Championships Division I - Group B Italy
    23 Formula E 2016 Paris ePrix France
    23-24 Triathlon World Triathlon Series #3 South Africa
    23-24 Whitewater slalom 2016 Asian Canoe Slalom Championships Japan
    23-29 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World Championship Division I - Group A Poland
    24 Marathon 2016 London Marathon (WMM #3) United Kingdom
    25-27 Fencing 2016 World Fencing Championships Brazil
    25-30 Weightlifting 2016 Asian Weightlifting Championships Uzbekistan
    26-1 May Badminton 2016 Badminton Asia Championships Indonesia
    26-1 May Badminton 2016 European Badminton Championships France
    28-30 Table tennis 2016 Asian Cup Table Tennis Tournament United Arab Emirates
    28-1 May Triathlon 2016 ASTC Triathlon Asian Championships Japan
    May
    1 Formula One 2016 Russian Grand Prix Russia
    4-16 Association football 2016 UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship Belarus
    5-21 Association football 2016 UEFA European Under-17 Championship Azerbaijan
    6 Athletics Qatar Athletic Super Grand Prix (DL #1) Qatar
    6-8 Rowing 2016 European Rowing Championships Germany
    6-22 Ice hockey 2016 IIHF World Championship Russia
    6-29 Road bicycle racing 2016 Giro d'Italia Netherlands/Italy
    7 Horse racing 2016 Kentucky Derby United States
    7-8 Athletics 2016 IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships Russia
    7-8 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #4 Mexico
    12-15 Golf 2016 Players Championship United States
    12-20 Weightlifting 2016 African Weightlifting Championships South Africa
    13-15 Whitewater slalom 2016 European Canoe Slalom Championships Slovakia
    14 Athletics Shanghai Golden Grand Prix (DL #2) China
    14 Speedway 2016 FIM Grand Prix of Poland Poland
    14-15 Triathlon World Triathlon Series #4 Japan
    14-15 Amateur wrestling 2016 Wrestling World Cup - Men's freestyle United States
    15 Formula One 2016 Spanish Grand Prix Spain
    15-22 Badminton 2016 Thomas & Uber Cup China
    18 Association football 2016 UEFA Europa League Final Switzerland
    19-22 Canoe sprint 2016 Pan American Canoe Sprint Championships United States
    21 Formula E 2016 Berlin ePrix Germany
    21 Horse racing 2016 Preakness Stakes United States
    21-22 Amateur wrestling 2016 Wrestling World Cup - Men's Greco-Roman Iran
    22-29 Modern pentathlon 2016 World Modern Pentathlon Championships Russia
    22-5 June Tennis 2016 French Open (Grand Slam #2) France
    23-29 Archery 2016 European Archery Championships United Kingdom
    25-29 BMX racing 2016 UCI BMX World Championships Colombia
    26 Association football 2016 UEFA Women's Champions League Final Italy
    26-29 Triathlon 2016 ETU Triathlon European Championships Portugal
    28 Association football 2016 UEFA Champions League Final Italy
    28 Athletics Prefontaine Classic (DL #3) United States
    29 Formula One 2016 Monaco Grand Prix Monaco
    29 Indycar 2016 Indianapolis 500 United States
    31-5 June Amateur wrestling 2016 Asian Junior Wrestling Championships Philippines
    June
    2 Athletics Golden Gala (DL #4) Italy
    3-26 Association football Copa América Centenario United States
    4 Formula E 2016 Moscow ePrix Russia
    4-5 Triathlon 2016 ITU Duathlon World Championships Spain
    4-11 Weightlifting 2016 Pan American Weightlifting Championships Colombia
    5 Athletics British Grand Prix (DL #5) United Kingdom
    7-12 Water polo 2016 FINA Women's Water Polo World League Superfinal China
    9 Athletics Bislett Games (DL #6) Norway
    10-12 Amateur wrestling 2016 Pan-American Junior Wrestling Championships Venezuela
    10-10 July Association football UEFA Euro 2016 France
    11 Horse racing 2016 Belmont Stakes United States
    11 Speedway 2016 FIM Grand Prix of Denmark Denmark
    11-12 Triathlon World Triathlon Series #5 United Kingdom
    11-19 Field hockey 2016 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy Argentina
    12 Formula One 2016 Canadian Grand Prix Canada
    13-19 Shooting 2016 European Junior Shooting Championships Estonia
    16 Athletics Stockholm Bauhaus Athletics (DL #7) Sweden
    17-26 Baseball 2016 WBSC 21U Baseball World Cup Mexico
    18 Athletics Adidas Grand Prix (DL #8) United States
    18-19 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #5 Austria
    18-26 Field hockey 2016 Women's Hockey Champions Trophy United Kingdom
    19 Formula One 2016 European Grand Prix Azerbaijan
    20-25 Fencing 2016 European Fencing Championships Poland
    21-26 Amateur wrestling 2016 European Junior Wrestling Championships Romania
    23 Basketball 2016 NBA draft United States
    24-26 Canoe sprint 2016 Canoe Sprint European Championships Russia
    25 Speedway 2016 FIM Grand Prix of Czech Republic Czech Republic
    25-26 Mountain bike racing 2016 UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships France
    27-10 July Tennis 2016 Wimbledon Championships (Grand Slam #3) United Kingdom
    28-3 July Mountain bike racing 2016 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships (XCO & XCE only) Czech Republic
    30-3 July Amateur wrestling Taipei 2016 Asian Cadet Wrestling Championships Chinese
    July
    2-3 Triathlon World Triathlon Series #6 Sweden
    2-24 Road bicycle racing 2016 Tour de France France
    3 Formula One 2016 Austrian Grand Prix Austria
    4-11 Modern pentathlon 2016 European Modern Pentathlon Championships Portugal
    4-13 Shooting 2016 European Shotgun Championships Italy
    5-10 Athletics 2016 European Athletics Championships Netherlands
    7-10 Golf 2016 U.S. Women's Open United States
    8-10 Amateur wrestling 2016 Pan-American Cadet Wrestling Championships Peru
    8-10 BMX racing 2016 European BMX Racing Championships Italy
    8-17 Table tennis 2016 Table Tennis European Youth Championships Croatia
    9 Speedway 2016 FIM Grand Prix of Great Britain Wales
    9-10 Rowing 2016 European Rowing Junior Championships Lithuania
    9-10 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #6 Hungary
    10 Formula One 2016 British Grand Prix United Kingdom
    11-24 Association football 2016 UEFA European Under-19 Championship Germany
    12 Baseball 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Game United States
    14-17 Whitewater slalom 2016 ICF Junior and U23 Canoe Slalom World Championships Poland
    14-18 Modern pentathlon 2016 World Youth A Modern Pentathlon Championships Republic of Ireland
    15 Athletics Herculis (DL #9) Monaco
    15-23 Shooting 2016 World Running Target Championships Germany
    16-17 Triathlon World Triathlon Series #7 Germany
    16-17 Triathlon 2016 ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships Germany
    19-24 Athletics 2016 World Junior Championships in Athletics Russia
    19-24 Amateur wrestling 2016 European Cadet Wrestling Championships Sweden
    19-31 Association football 2016 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship Slovakia
    22-23 Athletics London Grand Prix (DL #10) United Kingdom
    23-24 Triathlon 2016 ITU Paratriathlon World Championships Netherlands
    24 Formula One 2016 Hungarian Grand Prix Hungary
    27-2 August Modern pentathlon 2016 World Junior Modern Pentathlon Championships Egypt
    29-7 August Baseball 2016 WBSC 15U Baseball World Cup Japan
    31 Formula One 2016 German Grand Prix Germany
    August
    4-7 Canoe sprint 2016 ICF Junior and U23 Canoe Sprint World Championships Belarus
    5-21 Multi-sport 2016 Summer Olympics Brazil
    6-7 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #7 Canada
    9 Association football 2016 UEFA Super Cup Norway
    10-14 Modern pentathlon 2016 European Youth A Modern Pentathlon Championships Spain
    21-28 Rowing 2016 World Rowing Championships Netherlands
    21-28 Rowing World Rowing Junior Championships 2016 Netherlands
    21-28 Rowing 2016 World Rowing U23 Championships Netherlands
    25 Athletics Athletissima (DL #11) Switzerland
    26-3 September Water polo 2016 FINA World Men's Youth Water Polo Championships Montenegro
    27 Athletics Meeting Areva (DL #12) France
    28 Formula One 2016 Belgian Grand Prix Belgium
    29-12 September Tennis 2016 US Open (Grand Slam #4) United States
    30-4 September Amateur wrestling 2016 World Junior Wrestling Championships France
    September
    Date Sport Venue/Event  
    1 Athletics Weltklasse Zürich (DL #13) Switzerland
    3-4 Triathlon World Triathlon Series #8 Canada
    3-11 Baseball 2016 WBSC Women's Baseball World Cup South Korea
    3-10 December American football 2016 NCAA Division I FBS season United States
    4 Formula One 2016 Italian Grand Prix Italy
    6-11 Mountain bike racing 2016 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships (DHI & 4X only) Italy
    7-18 Multi-sport 2016 Summer Paralympics Brazil
    8-1 January 2017 American football 2016 NFL season United States
    9 Athletics Belgium Memorial Van Damme (DL #14) Belgium
    11-18 Triathlon World Triathlon Series Grand Final Mexico
    11-18 Triathlon 2016 ITU Aquathlon World Championships Mexico
    13-18 Amateur wrestling 2016 World Cadet Wrestling Championships Georgia (country)
    15-2 October Association football 2016 AFC U-16 Championship India
    17-1 October Ice hockey 2016 World Cup of Hockey Canada
    18 Formula One 2016 Singapore Grand Prix Singapore
    23-25 Amateur wrestling 2016 World Veteran Wrestling Championships (Greco-Roman only) Finland
    24-25 Triathlon 2016 ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships United States
    24-25 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #8 Ecuador
    24-3 October Multi-sport 2016 Asian Beach Games Vietnam
    25 Marathon 2016 Berlin Marathon (WMM #4) Germany
    30-21 October Association football 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan
    1-3 Table tennis 2016 Men's World Cup Germany
    2 Formula One 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix Malaysia
    2-6 Shooting 2016 World University Shooting Championships Mexico
    3-8 Amateur boxing 2016 World University Boxing Championships Thailand
    4-23 Baseball 2016 Major League Baseball postseason United States
    7-9 Amateur wrestling 2016 World Veteran Wrestling Championships (Men's & Women's Freestyle only) Poland
    8 Multi-sport Cybathlon Switzerland
    9 Formula One 2016 Japanese Grand Prix Japan
    9-16 Road bicycle racing 2016 UCI Road World Championships Qatar
    13-30 Association football 2016 AFC U-19 Championship Bahrain
    18-23 Table tennis 2016 European Table Tennis Championships Hungary
    22 Speedway 2016 FIM Grand Prix of Australia Australia
    22-23 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #9 South Korea
    23 Formula One 2016 United States Grand Prix United States
    24-30 Table tennis 2016 African Table Tennis Championships Morocco
    25-30 Amateur wrestling 2016 World University Wrestling Championships Turkey
    25-2 November Baseball 2016 Major League Baseball World Series United States
    29-30 Triathlon ITU Triathlon World Cup #10 Japan
    November
    9-13 Cricket England's tour of India 1st TestRajkot
    11 Football World Cup qualifiers England v Scotland, N Ireland v Azerbaijan, 19
    11 Rugby LeagueFour Nations - New Zealand v ScotlandZebra Claims Stadium, Workington
    11-13 Formula 1Brazilian Grand PrixSao Paulo
    12 FootballWorld Cup qualifiers Austria v Rep Ireland, Wales v Serbia 
    12 Rugby UnionEngland v South Africa, Scotland v Australia, Ireland v Canada, Wales v Argentina 
    13 Rugby LeagueFour Nations - England v AustraliaOlympic Stadium
    15 FootballInternational Friendly - England v Spain 
    14-20 TennisATP World Tour FinalsLondon
    17-20 GolfWorld Tour ChampionshipDubai
    17-21 CricketEngland's tour of India 2nd TestVisakhapatnam
    19 Rugby UnionEngland v Fiji, Ireland v New Zealand, Scotland v Argentina, Wales v Japan 
    20 Rugby LeagueFour Nations finalAnfield, Liverpool
    22 Nov-4 Dec SnookerUK ChampionshipYork Barbican
    24-27 GolfWorld Cup of GolfMelbourne (Australia)
    25-27 TennisDavis Cup Final - Croatia v Argentina 
    25-27 Formula 1Final race of the seasonAbu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Marina
    26-30 CricketEngland's tour of India3rd TestMohali
    26 Rugby UnionWales v South Africa, England v Argentina, Ireland v Australia, Scotland v Georgia 
    December
    3 Rugby UnionEngland v Australia 
    6-7 FootballChampions League group stage ends 
    6-11 SwimmingWorld Short Course Championships, WindsorCanada
    8-12 CricketEngland's tour of India 4th TestMumbai
    10 BoxingAnthony Joshua defends his IBF heavyweight title against Eric MolinaManchester
    13-19 EquestrianLondon International Horse ShowOlympia
    16-20 CricketEngland's tour of India 5th TestChennai
    26 Horse racingKing George VI ChaseKempton


    Last Updated : November 11, 2016