Sporting events calendar: Sporting events calendar 2022: Know when your favorite tournament starts
Several sporting events have made a comeback in 2022, and most importantly, the public is now also allowed in the stadiums. So, the upcoming sporting events of 2022 are highly anticipated by the fans. Several international competitions will take place this year.
The FIFA World Cup, Commonwealth Games and ICC Men’s T-20 World Cup are among the most talked about tournaments of 2022.
Two of the biggest and most anticipated tournaments in 2022 are the ICC World T20 and the FIFA World Cup. The ICC World T20 is scheduled to start on October 16 and end on November 13. Australia will host this cricket tournament. On the other hand, the FIFA World Cup will start on November 21 and its final will be held on December 18. Qatar is the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
In the meantime, among the major tournaments to come, the European Sports Championships (Multisports) will start on August 11, while the World Volleyball Championships (Men) will start on August 26. To the delight of tennis fans, the US Open will begin on August 29 and end on September 11.
The UCI Road World Championships (Cycling) are due to take place from 18 September. The famous golf tournament, the Presidents Cup, is scheduled to start on September 19. In addition, the Table Tennis World Championship will start on September 30 and the Track World Championships (Cycling) will push the paddle on October 12.
However, all tournaments are subject to the current coronavirus pandemic. If the situation worsens, these tournaments may be postponed or canceled as they have been in the past. Notably, several major games have already been postponed or canceled this year. The Asian Games, which were to take place from September 10, have been postponed indefinitely.
|Provisional date||Event name||type of sport||Venue|
|July 28 – August 8||commonwealth games||Multisports||Birmingham, England|
|July 28 – August 8||IFAF Women’s American Football Championships||Football||Finland|
|August 6-14||FEI World Equestrian Games||Equestrian||Herning, Denmark|
|August 9-18 (postponed from 2021)||Islamic Solidarity Games||Multisports||Konya, Turkey|
|August 11 to 21||European Sports Championships||Multisports||Munich, Germany|
|August 26 – September 11||Volleyball World Championships (men)||Volleyball||Russia|
|August 29 – September 11||U.S. Open||Tennis||New York, United States|
|September 9-11||Rugby Sevens World Cup||Rugby 7s||Cape Town, South Africa|
|September 10-25 (postponed)||asian games||Multisports||Hangzhou, China|
|September (cancelled)||World Air Games||Air sports||Turkey|
|September 18-25||UCI Road World Championships||Bike||Wollongong, Australia|
|September 18-25||Rowing World Championships||Rowing||Racice, Czechia|
|September 19-25 (postponed from 2021)||Presidents Cup||Golf||Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Sep 22-Oct 1||FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup||Basketball||Sydney, Australia|
|September 23 – October 15||Volleyball World Championships (women)||Volleyball||Netherlands and Poland|
|Sep 24||Grand finale||AFL||Melbourne, Australia|
|September 30 – October 9||World Championship||Table tennis||Chengdu, China|
|October 1 to 15||South American Games||Multi-Sports||Asuncion, Paraguay|
|Oct-02||NRL Grand Final||Rugby League||sydney|
|October 8 – November 12 (postponed from 2021)||Women’s World Cup||Rugby||New Zealand|
|October 12-16||Track World Championships||Bike||Montigny-le-Bretonneux, France|
|October 15 – November 19 (postponed from 2021)||world Cup||Rugby League||England|
|October 16 – November 13||ICC World T20 (men)||locust||Australia|
|October (postponed to 2026)||Summer Youth Olympics||Multisports||Dakar, Senegal|
|Nov-01||Melbourne Cup||Horses race||Victoria, Australia|
|November 11-19 (postponed to November 2023)||Gay Games||Multisports||Hong Kong, China|
|Nov-Dec?||World’s Championships||Bodybuilding||Chongqing, China Bogota, Colombia|
|November 21-December 18||fifa world cup||Soccer)||Qatar|
|December 13-18||FINA World Swimming Championships (25m)||Swimming||Kazan, Russia Melbourne, Australia|
Disclaimer: Event dates are tentative and subject to change. They are based on the local date and time.
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