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2012 World Sporting Event Calendar

Here is a list of the major sporting events that were held in 2012. 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 event for this year was the London Olympic Games. See a summary of the world of sport for 2012 including results.

See the current Major World Sporting Events Calendar.

Date(s) Sport Event Location
Jan 16-29 Tennis Australian Open Melbourne
Feb 5 American Football Super Bowl Indianapolis
Apr 2-8 Golf Masters Augusta, USA
May 4-20 Ice Hockey IIHF 2012 World Men’s Hockey Championship Helsinki and Stockholm
May 19 Football (Soccer) UEFA Champions League final Allianz Arena, Munich
May 27-Jun 10 Tennis French Open Paris, France
May 30 - June 11 Ice Hockey Stanley Cup finals  
June 8 - July 1 Football (Soccer) Euro 2012 Poland and Ukraine
Jun 12-21 Basketball NBA Finals USA
Jun 14–17 Golf US Open Daly City, California
Jun 21-24 Multi-sports United World Games (largest Student Olympics in Europe) Klagenfurt, Austria
Jun 25-July 8 Tennis Wimbledon London, England
Jun 30-July 22 Cycling Tour de France France 2012
Jul 19–22 Golf The Open Championship Royal Lytham & St Annes
July 27-Aug 12 Multi-sports Summer Olympic Games London
Aug 9–12 Golf US PGA Kiawah Island Golf Resort, South Carolina
Aug 27 -Sept 9 Tennis US Open New York
Aug 29-Sept 9 Multi-sports Paralympic Games London
Sep 1 American Football The Notre Dame vs. Navy Emerald Classic Dublin's Aviva Stadium
Sep 28-30 Golf Ryder Cup Medinah Country Club, Illinois, United States.
Sep 29 AFL Grand Final Melbourne, Australia
Oct 24-28 Baseball World Series  

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