2020 World Sporting Event Calendar

Here is a list of the major sporting events for the year 2020. Not every sporting event can be listed here, though we have tried to include all the big sporting events of the major sports, mostly the international competitions, that are known so far.

Major events for this calendar are the Tokyo Summer Olympics in 2020 as well as the usual annual events.

See the current Major World Sporting Events Calendar.

Let me know if you think something is missing or needs updating.

Date(s) Sport Event Location
Jan ? Tennis Australia Open Melbourne, Australia
Jan 9-22 Multi-sports Winter Youth Olympics Lausanne, Switzerland
Jan ? Extreme Sports Winter X Games 24 Aspen, Colorado, USA?
Feb 2 Gridiron/Football Super Bowl Miami Gardens, Florida
Feb 26 - 1 Mar Cycling World Track Championships Berlin, Germany
Apr ? Horse Racing Grand National Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool
May 1-17 Ice Hockey IIHF World Championship Zürich & Lausanne, Switzerland
May 2 Horse Racing Kentucky Derby Louisville, Kentucky, US
May ? Golf US PGA TPC Harding Park, San Francisco, California
May ? Tennis French Open Paris, France
May ? Football (Soccer) FA Cup final Wembley Stadium, London
Jun? Auto Racing 88th 24 Hours of Le Mans Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France
Jun/Jul Tennis Wimbledon London, England
Jun 12 - Jul 12 Football (Soccer) Euro 2020 tournament played across Europe, the final in London UK.
Jun Ice Hockey Stanley Cup finals
Jun Basketball NBA Finals USA/Canada
Jun Cycling Tour de France France
Jun 18–21 Golf US Open Winged Foot Golf Club, Mamaroneck, New York
June? Football (Soccer) Euro 2020 13 Eurpean countries
? Boxing AIBA World Championships (women) ?
Jul 24-Aug 9 Multi-sports Summer Olympics Tokyo, Japan
Jul 16-19 Extreme Sports Summer X Games Minneapolis, USA
Jul 16–19 Golf British Open Royal St George's Golf Club, Sandwich Kent England
Aug/Sep? Tennis US Open New York, USA
Aug 25-Sep 6 Multi-sports Paralympic Games Tokyo, Japan
Sep? Cycling UCI Road World Championships ?
Sept? Air Sports World Air Games Turkey
Sep? Ice Hockey World Cup of Hockey ?
Sep 25-27 Golf Ryder Cup Whistling Straits (Haven, Wisconsin)
Sept? AFL Grand Final Melbourne, Australia
Oct? Baseball World Series ?
Oct 18–Nov 15 Cricket ICC World T20 Australia
Nov 3 Horse Racing Melbourne Cup Victoria, Australia
Nov 26 - Dec 5 Multi-sports Asian Beach Games Sanya, China

disclaimer: Please note that event dates are believed to be correct at the time of publication, though they are subject to change, particularly this far in advance.


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