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WORLD SPORTS calendar 2010

Published:Saturday | January 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM


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JANUARY

1-17 - Various sites, Argentina, Chile - auto racing, Dakar Rally.

3-10 - Brisbane, Australia - tennis, ATP-WTA, Brisbane International

4 - Mirpur, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. Sri Lanka, ODI tri-series.

4-9 - Doha, Qatar - tennis, ATP, Qatar Exxon Mobil Open.

4-9 - Auckland, New Zealand - tennis, WTA, ASB Classic.

4-10 - Chennai, India - tennis, ATP, Chennai Open.

7-10 - Kapalua, Hawaii - golf, US PGA, SBS Championship.

7-10 - East London, South Africa - golf, European, Africa Open.

8 - Mirpur, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. Sri Lanka, ODI tri-series.

10 - Mirpur, Bangladesh - cricket, India vs. Sri Lanka, ODI tri-series.

10 - Orlando, Florida - athletics, Disney World Marathon.

10-16 - Hobart, Australia - tennis, WTA, Moorilla Hobart International.

10-16 - Sydney - tennis, ATP-WTA, Medibank International.

10-31 - Various sites, Angola - football, African Cup of Nations.

11 - Mirpur, Bngladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. Sri Lanka, ODI tri-series.

11-16 - Auckland, New Zealand - tennis, ATP, Heineken Open.

13 - Mirpur, Bangladesh - cricket, ODI tri-series final.

14-17 - Honolulu - golf, US PGA, Sony Open.

14-17 - Johannesburg - golf, European, Joburg Open.

14-18 - Johannesburg - cricket, South Africa vs. England, 4th Test.

14-18 - Hobart, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 3rd Test.

15-17 - Lahaina, Hawaii - golf, Champions, Wendy's Champions Skins Game.

17 - Houston - athletics, Houston Marathon.

17-21 - Chittagong, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. India, 1st Test.

18 - Malaga, Spain - football, Finland vs. South Korea, friendly.

18-31 - Melbourne, Australia - tennis, Australian Open.

20-24 - LaQuinta, California - golf, US PGA, Bob Hope Chrysler Classic.

22 - Brisbane, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 1st ODI.

22-24 - Kaupulehu, Hawaii - golf, Champions, Mitsubishi Electric Championship.

24 - Sydney - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 2nd ODI.

24-28 - Mirpur, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. India, 2nd Test.

24 - Monte Carlo, Monaco - auto racing, Monte Carlo Rally.

26 - Adelaide, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 3rd ODI.

29 - Perth, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 4th ODI.

29 - New York - athletics, IAAF Indoor, Millrose Games.

31 - Perth, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 5th ODI.

31 - Miami - athletics, Miami Marathon.


FEBRUARY

3 - Hamilton, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Bangladesh, Twenty20.

5 - Melbourne, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, Twenty20.

5 - Napier, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Bangladesh, 1st ODI.

6 - Dublin - rugby, Six Nations, Ireland vs. Italy.

6 - Twickenham, England - rugby, Six Nations, England vs. Wales.

7 - Miami - American football, Super Bowl.

7 - Warsaw, Poland - football, Euro 2012 qualifying draw.

7 - Edinburgh, Scotland - rugby, Six Nations, Scotland vs. France.

7 - Melbourne, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. West Indies, 1st ODI.

7 - Moscow - athletics, IAAF Indoor, Russian Winter.

7-8 - Vancouver, British Columbia - Olympics, IOC executive board meeting.

8 - Dunedin, New Zealand - cricket, Banglesh vs. New Zealand, 2nd ODI.

9 - Adelaide, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. West Indies, 2nd ODI.

10 - Stockholm - athletics, IAAF Indoor, GE Galan.

10 - Tokyo - football, South Korea vs. China, friendly.

10-11 - Vancouver, British Columbia - Olympics, IOC session.

11 - Christchurch, New Zealand - cricket, Banglesh vs. New Zealand, 3rd ODI.

12 - Sydney- cricket, Australia vs. West Indies, 3rd ODI.

12-28 - Vancouver, British Columbia - Winter Olympics.

13 - Cardiff, Wales - rugby, Six Nations, Wales vs. Scotland.

13 - Paris - rugby, Six Nations, France vs. Ireland.

14 - Brisbane, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. West Indies, 4th ODI.

14 - Rome - rugby, Six Nations, Italy vs. England.

14 - Dallas - basketball, NBA All-Star game.

14 - Gent, Belgium - athletics, IAAF Indoor, Flanders Indoor.

15-19 - Hamilton, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Bangladesh, Test.

16-17 - Various sites, Europe - football, Champions League.

17 - Athens, Greece - athletics, IAAF Indoor, Athina 2010.

19 - Melbourne, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. West Indies, 5th ODI.

20 - Birmingham, England - athletics, IAAF Indoor, Aviva Indoor GP.

21 - Hobart, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. West Indies, 1st Twenty20.

23 - Sydney - cricket, Australia vs. West Indies, 2nd Twenty20.

23-24 - Various sites, Europe - football, Champions League.

26 - Wellington, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Australia, 1st Twenty20.

26 - Cardiff, Wales - rugby, Six Nations, Wales vs. France.

27 - Rome - rugby, Six Nations, Italy vs. Scotland.

27 - Twickenham, England - rugby, Six Nations, England vs. Ireland.

28 - Christchurch, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs Australia, 2nd Twenty20.

28 - Mirpur, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. England, 1st ODI.

28 - Wembley, England - football, League Cup final.

28-March 13 - New Delhi - field hockey, World Cup.


MARCH

2 - Mirpur, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. England, 2nd ODI.

3 - Napier, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Australia, 1st ODI.

3 - Various sites - football, international friendlies; France vs. Spain, Algeria vs. Serbia, Chile vs. Uruguay, Germany vs. Argentina, Netherlands vs. United States.

4 - Melbourne, Australia - athletics, IAAF World Challenge, Melbourne Track Classic.

5 - Chittagong, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. England, 3rd ODI.

6 - Auckland, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Australia, 2nd ODI.

9 - Hamilton, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Australia, 3rd ODI.

9-10 - Various sites, Europe - football, Champions League.

11 - Auckland, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Australia, 4th ODI.

12-14 - Doha, Qatar - athletics, IAAF, world indoor championships.

12-16 - Chittagong, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. England, 1st Test.

12-April 25 - Various sites, India - cricket, Indian Premier League.

13 - Wellington, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Australia, 5th ODI.

13 - Dublin - rugby, Six Nations, Ireland vs. Wales.

13 - Edinburgh, Scotland - rugby, Six Nations, Scotland vs. England.

14 - Paris - rugby, Six Nations, France vs. Italy.

14 - Sakhir, Bahrain - auto racing, F1, Bahrain GP.

16-17 - Various sites, Europe - football, Champions League.

16-19 - Cheltenham, England - horseracing, Cheltenham Festival.

19-23 - Wellington, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Australia, 1st Test.

20 - Cardiff, Wales - rugby, Six Nations, Wales vs. Italy.

20 - Dublin - rugby, Six Nations, Ireland vs. Scotland.

20 - Paris - rugby, Six Nations, France vs. England.

20-24 - Mirpur, Bangladesh - cricket, Bangladesh vs. England, 2nd Test.

24-28 - Copenhagen - cycling, UCI, track world championship.

27 - Horse racing, Dubai World Cup, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

27-31 - Hamilton, New Zealand - cricket, New Zealand vs. Australia, 2nd Test.

28 - Bydgoszcz, Poland - athletics, IAAF world cross country championships.

30-31 - Various sites, Europe - football, Champions League quarter-finals.

APRIL

4 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - auto racing, F1, Malaysian GP.

4 - Ronde van Vlaanderen, Belgium - cycling, UCI ProTour, Tour of Flanders.

5-11 - Marbella, Spain - tennis, WTA, Andalucia Tennis Experience.

5-11 - Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida - tennis, WTA, MPS Group Championships.

5-11 - Casablanca, Morocco - tennis, ATP, Grand Prix Hassan II

5-11 - Houston - tennis, ATP, U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships.

6-7 - Various sites, Europe - football, Champions League, quarter-finals.

7-11 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates - swimming, FINA, short-course world championships.

8-11 - Augusta, Georgia - golf, Masters.

10 - Liverpool, England - horse racing, Grand National steeplechase.

11-18 - Monte Carlo, Monaco - tennis, ATP, Monte Carlo Rolex Masters.

15-16 - Montego Bay, Jamaica - golf, US LPGA, The Mojo 6.

18 - Shanghai - auto racing, F1, Chinese GP.

18 - Long Beach, California - auto racing, IRL, Long Beach GP.

19 - Boston - athletics, Boston Marathon.

20-21 - Various sites, Europe - football, Champions League, semi-finals.

20-May 16 - West Indies - cricket, ICC, World Twenty20.

27-28 - Various sites, Europe - football, Champions League, semi-finals.

28-30, Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Olympics, IOC executive board meeting.

MAY

1 - Louisville, Kentucky - horse racing, Kentucky Derby.

1-2 - Newmarket, England - horse racing, English 1,000-2,000 Guineas.

7-23 - Various sites, Germany - ice hockey, world championship.

8 - Osaka, Japan - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Osaka GP.

12 - Hamburg - football, Europa League final.

13-16 - Mobile, Alabama - golf, US LPGA, Bell Micro LPGA Classic.

14 - Doha, Qatar - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Qatar Super GP.

15 - Wembley, England - football, FA Cup final.

15 - Baltimore - horse racing, Preakness Stakes.

19 - Daegu, South Korea - athletics, IAAF, Colorful Daegu Pre-Championships.

22 - Madrid - football, Champions League final.

23 - Shanghai - athletics, IAAF Diamond League.

23 - Belem, Brazil - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Brazil GP.

23-30 - Moscow - table Tennis, world team championships.

23-June 6 - Paris - tennis, French Open.

27 - Ostrava, Czech Republic - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Golden Spike.

27-31 - London - cricket, England vs. Bangladesh, 1st Test.

29 - Twickenham, England - rugby, Premiership final.

29-30 - rugby, Edinburgh Sevens.

30 - Istanbul - auto racing, F1, Turkish GP.

30 - Indianapolis - auto racing, IRL, Indianapolis 500.

30 - Hengelo, Netherlands - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Fanny Blankers-Koen Games.

JUNE

3 - TBD - basketball, NBA Finals begin.

3-6 - Dublin, Ohio - golf, US PGA, The Memorial Tournament.

3-6 - Newport, Wales - golf, European, Wales Open.

4 - Oslo - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Bislett Games.

4-8 - Manchester, England - cricket, England vs. Bangladesh, 2nd Test.

5 - Epsom, England - horse racing, English Derby.

5 - Elmont, New York - horse racing, Belmont Stakes.

6 - Rabat, Morocco - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Mohammed VI.

7-13 - Halle, Germany - tennis, ATP, Gerry Weber Open.

10 - Rome - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Golden Gala.

10-11 - Johannesburg - football, FIFA Congress.

11-July 1 - Various sites, South Africa - football, World Cup.

12 - New York - athletics, IAAF Diamond League.

12 - Perth, Australia - rugby, Australia vs. England, 1st Test.

15-16 - Kladno, Czech Republic - athletics, IAAF world combined events challenge.

15-19 - Ascot, England - horse racing, Royal Ascot.

17 - Dublin - cricket, Ireland vs. Australia, ODI.

19 - New York - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Reebok GP.

21-July 4 - Wimbledon, England - tennis, Wimbledon.

22 - Southampton, England - cricket, England vs. Australia, 1st ODI.

24 - Cardiff, Wales - cricket, England vs. Australia, 2nd ODI.

27 - Manchester, England - cricket, England vs. Australia, 3rd ODI. 27 - Kildare, Ireland - horse racing, Irish Derby.

30 - London - cricket, England vs. Australia, 4th ODI.

JULY

3 - Eugene, Oregon - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Prefontaine Classic.

3 - Madrid - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Madrid 2010.

3 - London - cricket, England vs. Australia, 5th ODI.

5 - Birmingham, England - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 1st Twenty20.

6 - Birmingham, England - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 2nd Twenty20.

8 - Nottingham, England - cricket, England vs. Bangladesh, 1st ODI.

8 - Lausanne, Switzerland - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Athletissima.

10 - Gateshead, England - athletics, IAAF Diamond League.

10 - Bristol, England - cricket, England vs. Bangladesh, 2nd ODI.

11 - Johannnesburg - football, World Cup final.

11 - Gateshead, England - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, British GP.

12 - Birmingham, England - cricket, England vs. Bangladesh, 3rd ODI.

12 - Athens, Greece - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Athens GP.

13-17 - London - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 1st Test.

14-26 - Singapore - Olympics, 1st Summer Youth Olympic Games

15-18 - St. Andrews, Scotland - golf, British Open.

16 - Paris - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Gaz de France.

21-25 - Leeds, England - cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 2nd Test.

22 - Monaco - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Herculis.

27-Aug. 1 - Barcelona, Spain - athletics, European Championships.

28-Aug. 11 - Munich - shooting, ISSF world championships.

29-Aug. 2 - Nottingham, England - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 1st Test.

AUGUST

6 - Stockholm - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, DN Galan.

6-10 - Birmingham, England - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 2nd Test.

12-15 - Kohler, Wisconsin - golf, U.S. PGA Championship.

13-14 - London - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, London GP.

14-26 - Singapore - Olympics, 1st Youth Olympics.

18-22 - London - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 3rd test.

19 - Zurich - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Weltklasse Meet.

19-22 - Greensboro, North Carolina - golf, US PGA, Wyndham Championship.

21 - Johannesburg - rugby, Tri-Nations, South Africa vs. New Zealand.

21 - Lausanne, Switzerland - triathlon, World Cup.

22 - Berlin - athletics, IAAF world challenge, ISTAF Meet.

22-28 - New Haven, Conneticut - tennis, ATP-WTA, Pilot Pen Tennis.

23-29 - Paris - badminton, world championships.

26-29 - Gleneagles, Scotland - golf, European, Johnnie Walker Championship.

26-30 - London, England - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 4th Test.

27 - Brussels - athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Memorial Van Damme.

29 - Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium - auto racing, F1, Belgian GP.

29 - Rieti, Italy - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Rieti 2010.

30-Sept. 12 - New York - tennis, US Open.

30-Sept. 12 - Rosario, Argentina - field hockey, Women's World Cup.

SEPTEMBER

1 - Zagreb, Croatia - athletics, IAAF world challenge, Zagreb 2010.

3-4 - Various sites, Europe - football, Euro 2012 qualifying.

4 - Bloemfontein, South Africa - rugby, Tri-Nations, South Africa vs. Australia.

4 - Sparta, Kentucky - auto racing, IRL, Kentucky Indy 300.

5 - Cardiff, Wales - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 1st Twenty20.

5-12 - TBA, Netherlands - squash, Women's World Open.

7 - Cardiff, Wales - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 2nd Twenty20.

7 - Various sites, Europe - football, Euro 2012 qualifying.

9-13 - Tokyo - judo, world championships.

10 - Chester-le-Street, England - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 1st ODI.

12 - Leeds, England - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 2nd ODI.

12 - Talence, France - athletics, IAAF world combined events challenge.

17 - London - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 3rd ODI.

17-19 - Various Sites - tennis, Davis Cup semifinals.

18-30 - Antalya, Turkey - weightlifting, world championships.

20 - London - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 4th ODI.

22 - Southampton, England - cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 5th ODI.

23-26 - Atlanta - golf, US PGA, The Tour Championship.

23-Oct. 3 - Various sites, Czech Republic - basketball, world championship.

23-Oct. 10 - Various sites,Italy - volleyball, men's world championship.

25-Oct. 10 - Lexington, Kentucky - equestrian, World Equestrian Games.

26 - Berlin - athletics, Berlin Marathon.

28-Oct. 3 - Geelong, Australia - cycling, ICU, road cycling world championships.

OCTOBER

1-3 - Newport, Wales - golf, Ryder Cup.

3 - Paris - horse racing, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.

3 - Auto racing, NASCAR Sprint Cup, Kansas 400, Kansas City, Kan.

3-14 - New Delhi - Commonwealth Games.

7-10 - Carnoustie, Scotland - golf, European, Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

8-9 - Various sites, Europe - football, Euro 2012 qualifying.

10 - Suzuka, Japan - auto racing, F1, Japanese GP.

10 - Sepang, Malaysia - motorcycling, Malaysian MotoGP.

10-17 - Shanghai - tennis, Shanghai Masters.

12 - Various sites, Europe - football, Euro 2012 qualifying.

14-17 - Danville, California - golf, US LPGA, CVS/pharmacy Challenge.

16 - Nanning, China - athletics, IAAF world half marathon championships.

16 - Concord, North Carolina - auto racing, NASCAR, Banking 500.

18-24 - Stockholm - tennis, ATP, Stockholm Open.

22-24 - The Woodlands, Texas - golf, Champions, Administaff Small Business Classic.

23-25 - Acapulco, Mexico - Olympics, IOC executive board meeting.

29-Nov. 14 - TBA, Japan - volleyball, women's world championships.

31-Nov. 7 - Valencia, Spain - tennis, ATP, Valencia Open 500.

31-Nov. 7 - Karapiro, New Zealand - rowing, world championships.

NOVEMBER

4-7 - Shanghai - golf, WGC, HSBC Champions.

4-13 - Paris - fencing, world championships.

5-6 - Louisville, Kentucky - horse racing, Breeders' Cup.

5-7 - San Francisco - golf, Champions, Charles Schwab Cup Championship.

6-7 - TBA - tennis, Fed Cup final.

7 - Sao Paulo - auto racing, F1, Brazilian GP.

7 - Fort Worth, Texas - auto racing, NASCAR, Lone Star 500.

7 - New York - athletics, New York City Marathon.

7 - Huatulco, Mexico - triathlon, World Cup.

7-14 - Paris - tennis, ATP, BNP Paribas Masters.

11-14 - Guadalajara, Mexico - golf, US LPGA, Lorena Ochoa Invitational.

12-27 - Guangzhou, China - Asian Games.

14 - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - auto racing, F1, Abu Dhabi GP.

21 - Homestead, Florida - auto racing, NASCAR, Ford 400.

21-29 - London - tennis, ATP World Tour Finals.

25-28 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates - golf, European, Dubai World Championship.

25-29 - Brisbane, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. England, 1st Ashes Test.

DECEMBER

2-5 - TBA - golf, Asian, King's Cup.

3-5 - TBA - tennis, Davis Cup final.

37 - Adelaide, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. England, 2nd Ashes Test.

9-12 - TBA - golf, Asian, event TBA.

9-12 - TBA - figure skating, ISU Grand Prix Final.

15-19 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates - swimming, world short-course championships.

16-19 - TBA - golf, Asian, The Tour Championship.

16-20 - Perth, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. England, 3rd Ashes Test.

26-30 - Melbourne, Australia - cricket, Australia vs. England, 4th Ashes Test.