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2019 sport calendar: Your complete guide to the year’s major events

2019 sport calendar: Your complete guide to the year’s major events

January

1 DARTS PDC World Championship ultimate (Alexandra Palace)
1-5 TENNIS Hopman Cup (Perth), Shenzhen Open
1-6 TENNIS Qatar Open, Tata Open,Brisbane Worldwide, ASB Basic
Four-7 FOOTBALL FA Cup third spherical
5-1 Feb FOOTBALL Asian Cup (UAE)
5-13 DARTS BDO World Championship (Lakeside, Frimley Inexperienced)
7-12 TENNIS Hobart Worldwide
7-13 TENNIS ASB Basic, Sydney Worldwide
Eight-9 FOOTBALL Carabao Cup semi-final first legs
11-13 RUGBY UNION European Champions Cup fifth spherical
13-20 SNOOKER Dafabet Masters (London)
14-27 TENNIS Australian Open (Melbourne)
15 CRICKET West Indies Board XI v England (Cave Hill)
16-19 GOLF Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
17 BASKETBALL New York Knicks v Washington Wizards (London)
18-20 CYCLING Monitor World Cup (Cambridge); RUGBY UNION European Champions Cup sixth spherical
19 FOOTBALL Scottish Cup fourth spherical
22-23 FOOTBALL Carabao Cup semi-final second legs
23-27 CRICKET First Check West Indies v England (Bridgetown)
25-27 CYCLING Monitor World Championships (Hong Kong)
24-27 MOTORSPORT Monte Carlo Rally; GOLF Dubai Desert Basic; Farmers Insurance coverage Open (California)
25-27 CYCLING Nationwide Championships (Manchester).
25-28 FOOTBALL FA Cup fourth spherical
26-27 RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup first spherical
27 BASKETBALL Birmingham: BBL Cup last (Birmingham); CYCLING Cadel Evans Nice Ocean Race (Australia)
31 RUGBY LEAGUE Begin of Tremendous League season
31-Three Feb GOLF Saudi Worldwide (Saudi Arabia); Phoenix Open (Arizona)
31-Four Feb CRICKET Second Check: West Indies v England (Antigua)

February

The NFL's finest go head-to-head in the Super Bowl (Getty Images)The NFL’s best go head-to-head in the Tremendous Bowl (Getty Photographs)

1 RUGBY UNION Six Nations: France v Wales
1-2 TENNIS Davis Cup first spherical
2 RUGBY UNION Six Nations: Eire v England, Scotland v Italy
Three AMERICAN FOOTBALL Tremendous Bowl 53 (Atlanta)
9 FOOTBALL Scottish Cup fifth spherical; RUGBY UNION Six Nations: Italy v Wales, Scotland v Eire
9-10 ATHLETICS British Indoor Championships (Birmingham); RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup second spherical; TENNIS Fed Cup quarter-finals
9-13 CRICKET Third Check: West Indies v England (St Lucia)
10 RUGBY UNION Six Nations: England v France
11-16 TENNIS Qatar Open (Doha)
12-13 & 19-20 FOOTBALL Champions League spherical of 16 first legs
14 FOOTBALL Europa League spherical of 32 first legs
14-17 GOLF Genesis Open (California), ISPS Handa World Tremendous 6 (Perth); MOTOR RACING Swedish Rally
15-18 FOOTBALL FA Cup fifth spherical
16 ATHLETICS Indoor Grand Prix (Birmingham)
17 FOOTBALL Ladies’s FA Cup fifth spherical; RUGBY LEAGUE World Membership Problem: Wigan v Sydney Roosters
17-23 TENNIS Dubai Obligation Tree Championships
19-20 FOOTBALL Champions League spherical of 16 first legs
20 CRICKET First one-day worldwide: West Indies v England (Bridgetown)
21 FOOTBALL Europa League spherical of 32 second legs
22 CRICKET Second one-day worldwide: West Indies v England (Bridgetown)
23 FOOTBALL Ladies’s League Cup remaining; RUGBY UNION Six Nations: France v Scotland, Wales v England
23-24 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Phillip Island)
24 FOOTBALL Carabao Cup last (Wembley); RUGBY UNION Six Nations: Italy v Eire.
25 CRICKET Third one-day worldwide: West Indies v England (St. George’s)
25-2 Mar CYCLING UAE Tour
27 CRICKET Fourth one-day worldwide: West Indies v England (St. George’s)
27-Three Mar CYCLING Monitor World Championships (Pruszcow)

March

The Six Nations comes to a conclusion. Can Ireland defend their crown? (Getty Images)The Six Nations comes to a conclusion. Can Eire defend their crown? (Getty Pictures)

1-Three ATHLETICS European Indoor Championships (Glasgow)
2 CRICKET Fifth one-day worldwide: West Indies v England (St Lucia); FOOTBALL Scottish Cup sixth spherical
Four-10 SNOOKER Gamers Championship (Preston)
Four-17 TENNIS BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells)
5 CRICKET First T20 worldwide: West Indies v England (St Lucia)
5-6 & 12-13 FOOTBALL Champions League spherical of 16 second legs
6-10 BADMINTON All-England Open (Birmingham); FOOTBALL Europa League spherical of 16 first legs
7-10 GOLF Arnold Palmer Invitational (Florida), Qatar Masters (Doha); MOTOR RACING Mexican Rally
Eight CRICKET Second T20 worldwide: West Indies v England (St. Kitts)
Eight-9 TRIATHLON World Collection (Abu Dhabi); RUGBY UNION Six Nations: England v Italy, Scotland v Wales
9-10 RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup third spherical
10 CRICKET Third T20 worldwide: West Indies v England (St. Kitts); MOTOR CYCLING Losail MotoGP; RUGBY UNION Six Nations: Eire v France
10-17 CYCLING Paris-Good
12-15 RACING Cheltenham Pageant
14 FOOTBALL Europa League spherical of 16 second legs
14-17 GOLF The Gamers Championship (Florida)
16 RUGBY UNION Six Nations: England v Scotland, Italy v France, Wales v Eire
16-17 FOOTBALL FA Cup quarter-finals; MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Thailand)
17 FOOTBALL Ladies’s FA Cup quarter-finals; MOTOR RACING Australian Grand Prix (Melbourne)
18-30 TENNIS Miami Open
19 BASKETBALL BBL Trophy ultimate (Glasgow) 20-21 FOOTBALL Ladies’s Champions League quarter-final first legs
21-23 FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday one
23 CYCLING Milan-San Remo (Italy)
24-26 FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday two; FOOTBALL Ladies’s Champions League quarter-final second legs
27-31 GOLF World Golf Championships-Dell Applied sciences Match Play (Texas)
28-31 MOTOR RACING Corsican Rally.
29-31 RUGBY UNION European Champions Cup and Problem Cup quarter-finals
30-31 RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup fourth spherical
31 CYCLING Gent-Wevelgem (Belgium); FOOTBALL Checkatrade Trophy remaining (Wembley); MOTOR RACING Bahrain Grand Prix (Sakhir); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Termas de Rio Hondo)

April

Thousands of racing fans will descend on Aintree for the Grand National (Getty Images)Hundreds of racing followers will descend on Aintree for the Grand Nationwide (Getty Pictures)

1-7 TENNIS Volvo Open (Charleston)
5 CRICKET Begin of County Championship season
6 RACING Grand Nationwide (Aintree) 6-7 FOOTBALL FA Cup semi-finals MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Aragon)
7 CYCLING Tour of Flanders (Belgium); ROWING Boat Races (London)
9-10 FOOTBALL Champions League quarter-final first legs
11 FOOTBALL Europa League quarter-final first legs
11-14 GOLF The Masters (Augusta, Georgia)
13 BOXING Heavyweight title battle: Anthony Joshua v TBC (London) 13-14 FOOTBALL Scottish Cup semi-finals; ICE HOCKEY Elite League finals (Nottingham); MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Assen); RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup fifth spherical
14 CYCLING Paris-Roubaix (France); FOOTBALL Ladies’s FA Cup semi-finals; MOTOR RACING Chinese language Grand Prix (Shanghai); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Austin)
15-21 TENNIS Rolex Masters (Monte Carlo)
16-17 FOOTBALL Champions League quarter-final second legs
18 FOOTBALL Europa League quarter-final second legs
19-21 RUGBY UNION European Champions Cup and European Problem Cup semi-finals
20-21 FOOTBALL Ladies’s Champions League semi-final first legs; TENNIS Fed Cup semi-finals
20-6 Might SNOOKER World Championship (Sheffield)
25-28 MOTOR RACING Argentinian Rally
26-27 RUGBY UNION Remaining spherical of Professional14 matches
27-28 CYCLING UCI Mountain Bike World Cup (Maribor); FOOTBALL Ladies’s Champions League semi-final second legs; TRIATHLON World Collection (Bermuda)
28 ATHLETICS London Marathon; CYCLING Liege-Bastogne-Liege (Belgium); MOTOR RACING Azerbaijan Grand Prix (Baku)
30-31 Might FOOTBALL Champions League semi-final first legs

Might

Can England win the Cricket World Cup on home soil? (Getty Images)Can England win the Cricket World Cup on house soil? (Getty Photographs)

2 FOOTBALL Europa League semi-final first legs
2-5 CYCLING Tour de Yorkshire; GOLF Volvo China Open (Chengdu), Wells Fargo Championship (North Carolina)
Three ATHLETICS Diamond League (Doha); CRICKET One-day worldwide: Eire v England (Malahide)
Three-Four RUGBY UNION Professional14 quarter-finals
Four FOOTBALL Remaining weekend of Soccer League season; Ladies’s FA Cup ultimate (Wembley)
Four-12 TENNIS Madrid Open
5 CRICKET T20 worldwide: England v Pakistan (The Oval); MOTOR CYCLING Jerez MotoGP
7-Eight FOOTBALL Champions League semi-final second legs
Eight CRICKET First one-day worldwide: England v Pakistan (The Oval)
9 FOOTBALL Europa League semi-final second legs
9-12 GOLF British Masters (Southport); MOTOR RACING Chilean Rally
10 RUGBY UNION European Problem Cup last (Newcastle)
11 CRICKET Second one-day worldwide: England v Pakistan (Ageas Bowl); RUGBY UNION European Champions Cup last (Newcastle)
11-12 CRICKET Royal London One-Day Cup semi-finals; RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup sixth spherical
11-2 Jun CYCLING Giro d’Italia
11-12 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Imola)
12 FOOTBALL Premier League season finishes; MOTOR RACING Spanish Grand Prix (Barcelona)
13-19 TENNIS Internazionali BNL d’Italia (Rome)
14 CRICKET Third one-day worldwide: England v Pakistan (Bristol)
16-19 GOLF US PGA Championship (New York)
17 CRICKET Fourth one-day worldwide: England v Pakistan (Trent Bridge)
17-18 RUGBY UNION Professional14 semi-finals
17-19 DIVING World Collection (London)
18 FOOTBALL FA Cup last (Wembley), Ladies’s Champions League ultimate (Budapest)
18 RUGBY UNION Ultimate spherical of Premiership matches
18-19 FOOTBALL Remaining spherical of Scottish Premiership matches; TRIATHLON World Collection (Yokohama)
19 BASKETBALL BBL play-off last (London); CRICKET Fifth one-day worldwide: England v Pakistan (Headingley); FOOTBALL FA Trophy and FA Vase finals (Wembley); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Le Mans)
24 RUGBY UNION Premiership semi-finals
25 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Shanghai); CRICKET Royal London One-Day Cup last (Lord’s); FOOTBALL League Two play-off remaining (Wembley), Scottish Cup ultimate (Hampden Park); RUGBY UNION Professional14 last (Parkhead).
25-26 RUGBY LEAGUE Tremendous League Magic Weekend (Liverpool)
26 FOOTBALL League One play-off remaining (Wembley); MOTOR RACING Monaco Grand Prix (Monte Carlo)
26-9 Jun TENNIS French Open (Roland Garros)
27 FOOTBALL Championship play-off ultimate (Wembley).
29 FOOTBALL Europa League last (Baku)
30-14 Jul CRICKET World Cup, beginning with England v South Africa (The Oval)
30-2 Jun GOLF US Ladies’s Open (South Carolina); MOTOR RACING Portuguese Rally.

June

The US defend the Women's World Cup in France (Getty Images)The US defend the Ladies’s World Cup in France (Getty Pictures)

1 FOOTBALL Champions League remaining (Madrid); RACING The Derby (Epsom); RUGBY UNION Premiership remaining (Twickenham); RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup quarter-finals.
2 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Stockholm); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Mugello)
Three CRICKET World Cup: England v Pakistan (Trent Bridge)
5 RUGBY LEAGUE State of Origin: Queensland v New South Wales (Brisbane)
5-9 FOOTBALL Nations League Finals, together with England v Netherlands semi-final (Portugal)
6 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Oslo)
6-13 CRICKET England ladies ODI collection v West Indies
7-Eight FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday three
7-7 Jul FOOTBALL Ladies’s World Cup (France)
Eight CRICKET World Cup: England v Bangladesh (Cardiff)
Eight-9 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Jerez); TRIATHLON World Collection (Leeds)
9 MOTOR RACING Canadian Grand Prix (Montreal)
10-11 FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday 4
10-15 CYCLING Ladies’s Tour (Wales)
10-16 TENNIS Mercedes Cup (Stuttgart), Nature Valley Open (Nottingham), Liberna Open (‘s-Hertogenbosch)
13 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Oslo)
13-16 GOLF US Open (California); MOTOR RACING Italian Rally
14 CRICKET World Cup: England v West Indies (Ageas Bowl)
15-13 Jul FOOTBALL Africa Cup of Nations (tbc)
15-16 MOTOR RACING Le Mans 24
16 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Rabat); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Barcelona)
17-23 TENNIS Gerry Weber Open (Halle), Fever Tree Championships (Queen’s), Nature Valley Basic (Birmingham), Mallorca Open
18 CRICKET World Cup: Afghanistan v England (Previous Trafford)
18-22 RACING Royal Ascot
18-25 CRICKET England ladies T20 collection v West Indies
20-23 GOLF BMW Worldwide Open (Munich), KPMG Ladies’s PGA Championship (Minnesota)
21 CRICKET World Cup: England v Sri Lanka (Headingley)
21-30 BADMINTON European Championships (Minsk)
22-23 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Misano)
23 MOTOR RACING French Grand Prix (Le Castellet); RUGBY LEAGUE State of Origin: Queensland v New South Wales (Perth)
23-30 TENNIS Nature Valley Worldwide (Eastbourne)
25 CRICKET World Cup: England v Australia (Lord’s)
29 TRIATHLON World Collection (Montreal)
29 & 30 BASEBALL Boston Pink Sox v New York Yankees (London)
30 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Eugene); CRICKET World Cup: England v India (Edgbaston); MOTOR RACING Austrian Grand Prix (Spielberg); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Assen)

July

Strawberries and cream is on the menu in SW19 for the Wimbledon Championships (Getty Images)Strawberries and cream is on the menu in SW19 for the Wimbledon Championships (Getty Photographs)

1-14 TENNIS The Championships (Wimbledon)
2-7 CRICKET England ladies ODI collection v Australia
Three CRICKET World Cup: England v New Zealand (Chester-le-Road)
Three-76 ROWING Henley Royal Regatta
Four-7 GOLF Irish Open (Clare), JM Open (Minnesota)
5 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Lausanne)
6-7 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Donington Park); TRIATHLON World Collection (Hamburg)
6-28 CYCLING Tour de France
7 MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Sachsenring)
9 CRICKET World Cup semi-final (Previous Trafford)
10 RUGBY LEAGUE State of Origin: New South Wales v Queensland (Sydney)
11 CRICKET World Cup semi-final (Edgbaston)
11-14 GOLF Scottish Open (North Berwick)
12 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Monaco)
12-21 NETBALL World Cup (Liverpool)
12-28 SWIMMING World Aquatics Championships (Gwangiu)
14 CRICKET World Cup remaining (Lord’s); MOTOR RACING British Grand Prix (Silverstone)
15-21 TENNIS Swedish Open (Bastad), Corridor of Fame Open (Newport), Croatia Open (Umag), Bucharest Open (Bucharest), Gstaad Championship
18-21 GOLF The Open championship (Portrush); CRICKET England ladies Check v Australia (Taunton)
18-21 Sep CRICKET Vitality Blast
19 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (tbc)
20-21 ATHLETICS Anniversary Video games/Diamond League (London); TRIATHLON World Collection (Edmonton)
24-27 CRICKET Check: England v Eire (Lord’s)
26-31 CRICKET England ladies T20 collection v Australia
27-28 RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup semi-finals
28 MOTOR RACING German Grand Prix (Hockenheim)
30-Three Aug RACING Superb Goodwood

August

England will be hoping to regain the Ashes (Getty Images)England can be hoping to regain the Ashes (Getty Pictures)

1-Four GOLF Ladies’s British Open (Milton Keynes); MOTOR RACING Finnish Rally
1-5 CRICKET First Check: England v Australia (Edgbaston)
Four CYCLING London-Surrey Basic; MOTOR RACING Hungarian Grand Prix (Budapest); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Brno)
5-11 TENNIS Rogers Cup (Toronto)
10 RUGBY UNION Check: Eire v Italy
11 MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Spielberg); RUGBY UNION Check: England v Wales
14 FOOTBALL Uefa Tremendous Cup (Istanbul)
14-18 CRICKET Second Check: England v Australia (Lord’s)
17 RUGBY UNION Exams: France v Scotland (tbc), Wales v England
18 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Birmingham)
18-24 TENNIS Connecticut Open (New Haven)
22-25 MOTOR RACING German Rally
22-26 CRICKET Third Check: England v Australia (Headingley)
24 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Paris); CYCLING Vuelta a Espana (Spain); RUGBY LEAGUE Problem Cup remaining (Wembley), RUGBY UNION Exams: England v Eire, Scotland v France
25 MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Silverstone)
26-Eight Sep TENNIS US Open (Flushing Meadows)
29 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Zurich)
31 RUGBY UNION Exams: Georgia v Scotland, Wales v Eire

September

Dina Asher-Smith looks to follow up a golden 2018 with glory at the World Athletics Championships (Getty Images)Dina Asher-Smith appears to comply with up a golden 2018 with glory at the World Athletics Championships (Getty Pictures)

1 MOTOR RACING Belgian Grand Prix (Spa-Francorchamps)
Four-7 ATHLETICS Diamond League (Brussels)
Four-Eight CRICKET Fourth Check: England v Australia (Previous Trafford)
6 RUGBY UNION Exams: England v Italy, Scotland v Georgia
7 RUGBY UNION Check: Eire v Wales
7-Eight MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Portimao)
Eight MOTOR RACING Italian Grand Prix (Monza)
Eight-10 FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday six
12-15 MOTOR RACING Turkish Rally
12-16 CRICKET Fifth Check: England v Australia (The Oval)
13-15 GOLF Solheim Cup (Gleneagles)
15 MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Misano); RUGBY LEAGUE Ultimate spherical of Tremendous League fixtures
20-2 Nov RUGBY UNION World Cup (Japan)
21 CRICKET Vitality Blast finals day (Edgbaston)
22 MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Alcaniz); MOTOR RACING Singapore Grand Prix; RUGBY UNION World Cup: England v Tonga (Sapporo)
26 CRICKET Ultimate spherical of County Championship season; GOLF Alfred Duhill Hyperlinks Championship; RUGBY UNION World Cup: England v USA (Kobe)
28-29 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (Magny-Cours)
28-6 Oct ATHLETICS World Championships (Doha)
29 MOTOR RACING Russian Grand Prix (Sochi)

October

The Super League's finest go head-to-head in the Grand Final (Getty Images)The Tremendous League’s best go head-to-head in the Grand Remaining (Getty Photographs)

Three-6 MOTOR RACING Rally GB
5 RUGBY UNION World Cup: England v Argentina (Tokyo)
6 MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Buriram)
10-12 FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday seven; RUGBY LEAGUE Tremendous League Grand Remaining (Previous Trafford)
12 RUGBY UNION World Cup: England v France (Yokohoma)
12-13 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (San Juan)
13 MOTOR RACING Japanese Grand Prix (Suzuka)
13-15 FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday eight
20 MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Motegui)
24-27 MOTOR RACING Spanish Rally (tbc)
25-26 MOTOR CYCLING World Superbikes (tbc)
27 MOTOR RACING Mexican Grand Prix; MotoGP (Melbourne)
27-Three Nov TENNIS WTA Finals (Shenzhen)
28-Three Nov TENNIS Paris Masters
31-Three Nov CYCLING UCI Monitor Biking World Cup (Minsk)

November

The Rugby Union World Cup comes to a conclusion in Japan (Getty Images)The Rugby Union World Cup comes to a conclusion in Japan (Getty Photographs)

Three MOTOR RACING United States Grand Prix (Austin); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Selangor)
7-15 PARALYMPICS World Championships (Dubai)
Eight-10 CYCLING UCI Monitor Biking World Cup (Glasgow)
9-10 TENNIS Fed Cup last.
11-17 TENNIS ATP Tour Finals (London)
14-16 FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday 9
17 MOTOR RACING Brazilian Grand Prix (Sao Paulo); MOTOR CYCLING MotoGP (Valencia)
17-19 FOOTBALL Euro 2020 qualifying matchday 10
18-24 TENNIS Davis Cup finals (Madrid)

December

The F1 season reaches its climax in Abu Dhabi (Getty Images)The F1 season reaches its climax in Abu Dhabi (Getty Pictures)

1 MOTOR RACING Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (Yas Marina)
12 RUGBY UNION Varsity match (Twickenham)

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