2011 World Sporting Event Calendar

Here is a list of the major sporting events that were held in 2011. Not every sporting event is listed here, though we have tried to include all the big sporting events of the major sports, mostly the international competitions.

Major events for this year were the Women's Football World Cup, and other World Cups for Baseball, Rugby, and Cricket. See a summary of the world of sport for 2011 including results.

See the current Major World Sporting Events Calendar.

Date(s) Sport Event Location
Jan 7–29 Football (Soccer) AFC Asian Cup Qatar
Jan 17-30 Tennis Australia Open Melbourne
Feb 6 Gridiron/
American Football
Super Bowl held in Arlington, Texas
Feb 19 - Apr 2 Cricket World Cup Bangladesh, India & Sri Lanka
April 1-11 Golf Masters Augusta, USA
May 22 - Jun 5 Tennis French Open Paris, France
May 31 – Jun 12 Basketball NBA Finals USA
Jun 1 – Jun 15 Ice Hockey Stanley Cup finals
Jun 16–19 Golf US Open Bethesda, Maryland
Jun 20 – July 3 Tennis Wimbledon London, England
Jun 27 - July 17 Football (Soccer) Women's World Cup Germany
Jul 2 - July 24 Cycling Tour de France France 2011
July 3-10 Netball World Championships Singapore
Jul 14–17 Golf British Open Royal St George's Golf Club
Jul 16-31 Swimming World Swimming Champs Shanghai
Aug 8-14 Golf US PGA Johns Creek, GA
Aug 29 -Sep 11 Tennis US Open New York
Sep 9 - Oct 23 Rugby World Cup New Zealand
Oct 1-15 Baseball World Cup Panama
Oct 19-27 Baseball World Series

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