Sporting Events 2020

Sports Calendar 2020 Events

2020 is here – and for sport lovers, the new decade starts in style with a huge array of sporting events to enjoy throughout the year.

From Euro 2020 to the Tokyo Olympics, here’s our round-up of the main events to look forward to in the sporting year ahead…

January 2020 Sporting Events >>>

2nd – 7th: Australia vs New Zealand 3rd Test

3rd – 7th: – South Africa vs England 2nd Test

4th – 12th: BDO World Championship Darts

4th: FA Cup third round weekend

7/8th: EFL  League Cup semi-finals first legs

12th – 19th: Masters Snooker

Who takes this year’s Masters?

14th – 19th:  India vs Australia ODI Series

16th – 20th: South Africa vs England 3rd Test

18th:  Clarence House Chase, Ascot

20th:  Australian Open Final

24th – 28th: Cricket – South Africa vs England 4th Test

24th – 2nd February: Cricket – New Zealand vs India T20 Series

25th: Football – FA Cup fourth round weekend

25th – 26th: NHL All-Star Game

26th: – NFL 2020 Pro Bowl

28/29h: – EFL League Cup semi-finals second leg


February 2020 Sporting Events >>>

1st: Six Nations: Wales vs Italy; Ireland vs Scotland

1st:  Australian Open Final (Women’s Singles)

2nd: Six Nations:  France vs England

2nd:  Super Bowl LIV

2nd – Australian Open Final (Men’s Singles)

3rd – 9th: World Grand Prix Snooker

4th – 9th: South Africa vs England ODI Series

5th – 11th: New Zealand vs India ODI Series

6th: – Premier League Darts, Aberdeen

8th: Denman Chase, Newbury

8th: Six Nations – Ireland vs Wales; Scotland vs England

Is it England’s time in the Six Nations?

9th: Six Nations – France vs Italy

12th – 16th: – South Africa vs England T20 Series

13th: Premier League Darts, Nottingham

15th: Ascot Chase

15th: NHL Stadium Series

16th:- NBA All-Star Game

18th and 19th: Football – Champions League Round of 16 first legs

20th: Europa League Round of 32 first legs

20th: Premier League Darts, Cardiff

20th – 4th March:  New Zealand vs India Test Series

21st – 26th: South Africa vs Australia T20 Series

21st – 8th March: -Women’s T20 World Cup

22nd: Wilder vs Fury 2

22nd: Six Nations – Wales vs France; Italy vs Scotland

22nd: Winter Derby, Lingfield Park

23rd: Six Nations – England vs Ireland

25th and 26th: Champions League Round of 16 first legs

27th: Europa League Round of 32 second legs

27th: – Premier League Darts, Dublin


March 2020 Sporting Events >>>

1st:  EFL League Cup Final

4th: FA Cup fifth round weekend

10th and 11th: Champions League Round of 16 second legs

10th – 13th: Cheltenham Festival

12th:  Europa League Round of 16 first legs

15th: Australian F1 Grand Prix

17th and 18th:  Champions League Round of 16 second legs

19th:  Europa League Round of 16 second legs

21st: FA Cup quarter-finals

22nd: Bahrain F1 Grand Prix


April 2020 Sporting Events >>>

4th: Grand National

5th: Vietnamese F1 Grand Prix

7th and 8th: Champions League quarter-final first legs

9th:  Europa League quarter-final first legs

9th – 12th: Masters, Augusta National

Tiger Woods – the comeback king of 2019

14th and 15th:  Champions League quarter-final second legs

16th: – Europa League quarter-final second legs

18th and 19th: FA Cup semi-finals

18th – 4th May: Snooker World Championship

19th: Chinese F1 Grand Prix

28th and 29th: Champions League semi-final first legs

30th: Europa League semi-final first legs


May 2020 Sporting Events >>>

2nd:  Kentucky Derby

3rd: Dutch F1 Grand Prix

5th and 6th: Champions League semi-final second legs

7th: Champions League semi-final second legs

10th: Spanish F1 Grand Prix

14th – 17th:  PGA Championship

16th: EFL League Two Play-Off Final

17th – Premier League final day

23rd: FA Cup Final

24th: EFL League One playoff final

24th: Indianapolis 500

24 th: Monaco F1 Grand Prix

25th:  EFL Championship Play-Off Final

26th – 9th June:  French Open, Roland Garros

27th: Europa League Final

30th: Champions League Final


June 2020 Sporting Events >>>

4th:  NBA Finals

Which NBA sides will reach the finals?

7th:  Azerbaijan F1 Grand Prix

12th – 12th July: 2020 European Championships

12th – 12th July:  Copa America

14th:  Canadian F1 Grand Prix

Date TBC:  Stanley Cup Finals

18th – 21st: US Open golf

27th – 19th July:  Tour de France

28th: – French F1 Grand Prix

29th – 12th July:  Wimbledon Championships


July 2020 Sporting Events >>>

2nd – 5th: WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

3rd – 7th: England vs Australia T20 Series

3rd-4th – Euro 2020 quarter-finals

4th: Coral Eclipse Stakes

5th: Austrian F1 Grand Prix

7th –– 8th:   Euro 2020 semi-finals

9th – 12th: Scottish Open golf

11th – 16th: England vs Australia ODI Series

12th: Football – Euro 2020 final

Can England win on home turf?

16th – 19th:  The Open Championship

18th – 26th: World Matchplay Darts

19th: British F1 Grand Prix

24th – 9th August: 2020 Olympic Games, Tokyo

25th: King George VI & Queen Elizabeth II Stakes

28th – 1st August: Glorious Goodwood

30th – 3rd August: England vs Pakistan, 1st Test

31st – 2nd August: Hungarian F1  Grand Prix


August 2020 Sporting Events >>>

16th – 23rd: World Rowing Championships

25th: Paralympic Games

30th: Belgian F1 Grand Prix

31st – 13th September: US Open tennis

Who wins at Flushing Meadows?


September 2020 Sporting Events >>>

6th: Italian F1 Grand Prix

20th: Singapore F1 Grand Prix

25th – 27th: Ryder Cup, Wisconsin

27th: – Russian F1 Grand Prix


October 2020 Sporting Events >>>

TBC: World Series

TBC: Super League Grand Final

11th: Japanese  F1 Grand Prix

18th – 15th November: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

More success on the world stage for England in 2020?

25th: United States F1 Grand Prix


November 2020 Sporting Events >>>

1st: Mexican F1 Grand Prix

1st – 4th: World Series Of Darts Finals

2nd-11th: Paris Masters

3rd: Melbourne Cup

6th-7th Breeders’ Cup

7th: Autumn Rugby Internationals – England vs New Zealand; Scotland vs Argentina; Ireland vs Australia

14th: Autumn Rugby Internationals – England vs Argentina; Scotland vs Japan; Ireland vs South Africa

15th: Men’s T20 World Cup Final

15th: Brazilian F1 Grand Prix

15th-22nd: ATP Finals, London

14th – 22nd: 2020 Grand Slam of Darts

19th-22nd: World Tour Championship, Dubai

23rd-29th: David Cup Finals

27-29th: 2020 Players Championship Darts Finals

28th:  Autumn Rugby Internationals – England vs Australia

29th: Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix


December 2020 Sporting Events >>>

13th – 1st January: – PDC World Championship Darts

26th: Boxing Day football

26th: King George VI Chase, Kempton Park

26th – 30th: Cricket – South Africa vs England 1st Test

27th: Welsh Grand National, Chepstow


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