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Major sporting events 2015
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"Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.

If you glance through the schedule of the major sporting events that are being held this year, you'd have a hard time keeping track of things. Such is the enormity of important sporting events that are being held in the year 2015. From cycling to golf to football, there's variety galore, and venues covering the whole globe. Get that popcorn and soda out, sit back on your couch, and enjoy some of the best sporting events all year round in 2015. Without wasting any time, let's have a look at the world sports calendar of 2015.

2015 World Sports Calendar
(The schedule for the current month is displayed by default. To check the events being held in other months, click on the respective months to view.)
January 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
NHL Winter Classic Jan 1 USA
Hopman Cup (Tennis) Jan 4 - 10 Australia
Dakar Rally Jan 4 - 17 Argentina/Bolivia/Chile
IIHF World Women's U18 Championship (Ice Hockey) Jan 5 - 12 USA
AFC Asian Cup (Soccer) Jan 9 - 31 Australia
European Speed Skating Championships Jan 10 - 11 Russia
FIS Snowboard World Championships Jan 15 - 25 Austria
FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships (Skiing) Jan 15 - 25 Austria
World Men's Handball Championship Jan 15 - Feb 1 Qatar
FIL Junior World Luge Championships Jan 16 - 17 Norway
Africa Cup of Nations (Soccer) Jan 17 - Feb 8 Equatorial Guinea
Australian Open (Tennis) Jan 19 - Feb 1 Australia
European Short Track Speed Skating Championships Jan 23 - 25 Netherlands
Pro Bowl (American Football) Jan 25 USA
NHL All-Star Game (Ice Hockey) Jan 25 USA
World Rally Championship Season Jan 25 - Nov 15 EU/Mexico/Argentina/Australia
European Figure Skating Championships Jan 26 - Feb 1 Sweden
FIL Junior European Luge Championships Jan 30 - 31 Austria
Winter World Masters Games (Multi-sport) Jan 31 - Feb 8 Canada
February 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
Super Bowl XLIX (American Football) Feb 1 USA
FIS Alpine World Ski Championships Feb 2 - 15 USA
Winter Universiade (Multi-sport) Feb 4 - 14 Spain
World Wheelchair Curling Championship Feb 6 - 13 Finland
Four Continents Figure Skating Championships Feb 9 - 15 South Korea
Fed Cup (Tennis) Feb 9 - Nov 15 World
European Mixed Team Badminton Championships Feb 12 - 15 Belgium
FIL World Luge Championships Feb
14 - 15
Latvia
ICC Cricket World Cup Feb 14 - Mar 29 Australia/New Zealand
NBA All-Star Game (Basketball) Feb 15 USA
African U-17 Championship (Soccer) Feb 15 - Mar 1 Niger
UCI Track Cycling World Championships Feb 18 - 22 France
World Junior Speed Skating Championships Feb 20 - 22 Poland
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (Motorsport) Feb 20 - Nov 20 USA
NASCAR Xfinity Series (Motorsport) Feb 21 - Nov 21 USA
Tokyo Marathon Feb 22 Japan
Daytona 500 (Motorsport) Feb 22 USA
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (Motorsport) Feb 22 - Nov 22 USA
FIL European Luge Championships Feb 28 - Mar 1 Russia
World Sprint Speed Skating Championships Feb 28 - Mar 1 Kazakhstan
World Junior Curling Championships Feb 28 - Mar 8 Estonia
March 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships Mar 1 - 10 Canada
World Junior Figure Skating Championships Mar 2 - 8 Estonia
Davis Cup (Tennis) Mar 6 - Nov 22 World
World All-Round Speed Skating Championships Mar 7 - 8 Canada
African U-20 Championship (Soccer) Mar 8 - 22 Senegal
IndyCar Series Season (Motorsport) Mar 8 - Aug 30 Brazil/USA/Canada
World Short Track Speed Skating Championships Mar 13 - 15 Russia
World Women's Curling Championship Mar 14 - 22 Japan
Formula 1 Season (Motorsport) Mar 15 - Nov 29 World
World Figure Skating Championships Mar 23 - 29 China
IAAF World Cross Country Championships Mar 28 China
IIHF Women's World Championship (Ice Hockey) Mar 28 - Apr 4 Sweden
Winter Deaflympics (Multi-sport) Mar 28 - Apr 5 Russia
World Men's Curling Championship Mar 28 - Apr 5 Canada
European Junior Squash Championships Mar 28 - Apr 5 Czech Rep.
Motorcycle Racing Season Mar 29 - Nov 8 World
April 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
Major League Baseball Season Apr 5 - Oct 4 USA/Canada
Masters Tournament (Golf) Apr 6 - 12 USA
Indian Premier League (Cricket) Apr - May 24 India
World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship Apr 11 - 18 Russia
FIA World Endurance Championship Season (Motorsport) Apr 12 - Nov 21 World
European Artistic Gymnastics Championships Apr 13 - 19 France
IIHF World U18 Championships (Ice Hockey) Apr 16 - 26 Switzerland
Pan American Fencing Championships Apr 17 - 26 Chile
Boston Marathon Apr 20 USA
IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships Apr 24 - May 2 USA
World Senior Curling Championships Apr 25 - May 2 Russia
London Marathon Apr 26 UK
World Table Tennis Championships Apr 26 - May 3 China
European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships Apr 29 - May 3 Belarus
May 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
IIHF World Championship (Ice Hockey) May 1 - 17 Czech Rep.
Kentucky Derby (Horse Racing) May 2 USA
European Under-17 Championship (Soccer) May 6 - 22 Bulgaria
IBSA World Championships and Games (Multi-sport) May 8 - 18 South Korea
Women's Junior World Boxing Championships May 14 - 24 Chinese Taipei
Preakness Stakes (Horse Racing) May 16 USA
European Rowing Junior Championships May 23 - 24 Czech Rep.
Indianapolis 500 (Motorsport) May 24 USA
French Open (Tennis) May 24 - June 7 France
European Rowing Championships May 29 - 31 Poland
FIFA U-20 World Cup (Soccer) May 30 - Jun 20 USA
June 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
IRB Junior World Championship (Rugby) Jun 2 - 20 Italy
European Squash Individual Championships Jun 3 - 6 Slovakia
Southeast Asian Games (Multi-sport) Jun 5 - 16 Singapore
WNBA Season (Basketball) Jun 5 - 13 USA
Epsom Derby (Horse Racing) Jun 6 UK
Belmont Stakes (Horse Racing) Jun 6 USA
European Fencing Championships Jun 6 - 11 Switzerland
FIFA Women's World Cup (Soccer) Jun 6 - Jul 5 Canada
World Archery Youth Championships Jun 8 - 14 USA
Women's PGA Championship (Golf) Jun 11 - 14 USA
African Fencing Championships Jun 11 - 16 Egypt
EuroBasket Women (Basketball) Jun 11- 28 Hungary/Romania
Copa América (Soccer) Jun 11 - Jul 4 Chile
European Games (Multi-sport) Jun 12 - 28 Azerbaijan
U.S. Open (Golf) Jun 15 - 21 USA
UEFA European Under-21 Championship (Soccer) Jun 17 - 30 Czech Rep.
UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship (Soccer) Jun 22 - Jul 4 Iceland
World Police and Fire Games (Multi-sport) Jun 26 - Jul 5 USA
Beach Volleyball World Championships Jun 26 - Jul 5 Netherlands
UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships Jun 27 Italy
FIBA Under-19 World Championship (Basketball) Jun 27 - Jul 5 England
Wimbledon Championships (Tennis) Jun 29 - Jul 12 Greece
July 2015
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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EVENT DATE VENUE
ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships Jul 2 - 11 Thailand
Pacific Games (Multi-sport) Jul 4 - 18 Papua New Guinea
IFAF World Championship (American Football) Jul 4 - 18 Sweden
UEFA European Under-19 Championship (Soccer) Jul 6 - 19 Greece
CONCACAF Gold Cup (Soccer) Jul 7 - 26 USA
U.S. Women's Open (Golf) Jul 9 - 12 USA
FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Jul 9 - 19 Portugal
Pan American Games (Multi-sport) Jul 10 - 26 Canada
World Fencing Championships Jul 13 - 19 Russia
Open Championship (Golf) Jul 13 - 19 Scotland
IPC Swimming World Championships Jul 13 - 19 UK
Major League Baseball All-Star Game Jul 14 USA
IAAF World Youth Championships (Athletics) Jul 15 - 19 Colombia
UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship (Soccer) Jul 15 - 27 Israel
FIBA Under-19 World Championship for Women (Basketball) Jul 18 - 26 Russia
UCI BMX World Championships Jul 21 - 25 Belgium
World Rowing U23 Championships Jul 22 - 26 Bulgaria
World Aquatics Championships Jul 24 - Aug 9 Russia
Special Olympics World Summer Games (Multi-sport) Jul 25 - Aug 2 USA
World Archery Championships Jul 26 - Aug 2 Denmark
European Beach Volleyball Championships Jul 28 - Aug 2 Austria
Women's British Open (Golf) Jul 30 - Aug 2 Scotland
August 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
World Rowing Junior Championships Aug 5 - 9 Brazil
EUBC European Confederation Boxing Championships Aug 6 - 15 Bulgaria
Parapan American Games (Multi-sport) Aug 7 - 14 Canada
PGA Championship (Golf) Aug 10 - 16 USA
UEFA Super Cup (Soccer) Aug 11 Georgia
FINA Women's Junior Water Polo World Championships Aug 15 - 23 Mexico
ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships Aug 19 - 23 Italy
AFC U-19 Women's Championship (Soccer) Aug 19 - 30 China
World Athletics Championships Aug 22 - 30 China
FIVB Volleyball World Cup Aug 22 - Sep 20 Japan
World Judo Championships Aug 25 - 30 Kazakhstan
World Rowing Championships Aug 30 - Sep 6 France
U.S. Open (Tennis) Aug 31 - Sep 13 USA
September 2015
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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EVENT DATE VENUE
FINA World Junior Swimming Championships Sep 1 - 6 Singapore
Junior World Boxing Championships Sep 2 - 13 Russia
FINA Men's Junior Water Polo World Championships Sep 4 - 12 Kazakhstan
All-Africa Games (Multi-sport) Sep 4 - 19 Republic of the Congo
Commonwealth Youth Games (Multi-sport) Sep 5 - 11 Samoa
FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Sep 6 - 20 Japan
World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships Sep 7 - 13 Germany
FILA Wrestling World Championships Sep 7 - 13 USA
Evian Championship (Golf) Sep 10 - 13 France
Canoe Slalom World Championships Sep 15 - 20 UK
World Taekwondo Championships Sep 16 - 23 Russia
Solheim Cup (Golf) Sep 18 - 20 Germany
Rugby World Cup Sep 18 - Oct 31 England
UCI Road World Championships (Cycling) Sep 19 - 27 USA
Women's European Volleyball Championship Sep 26 - Oct 4 Belgium/Netherlands
Berlin Marathon Sep 27 Germany
October 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
Summer Military World Games (Multi-sport) Oct 2 - 11 South Korea
World Amateur Boxing Championships Oct 5 - 18 Qatar
Presidents Cup (Golf) Oct 8 - 11 South Korea
Men's European Volleyball Championship Oct 9 - 18 Bulgaria/Italy
Chicago Marathon Oct 11 USA
European Track Championships (Cycling) Oct 14 - 18 Switzerland
FIFA U-17 World Cup (Soccer) Oct 17 - Nov 8 Chile
IPC Athletics World Championships Oct 22 - 31 Qatar
World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Oct 24 - Nov 2 UK
November 2015
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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EVENT DATE VENUE
New York City Marathon Nov 1 USA
AFC U-16 Women's Championship (Soccer) Nov 4 - 15 China
Trampoline World Championships Nov 25 - 28 Denmark
Grey Cup (Canadian Football) Nov 29 Canada
December 2015
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EVENT DATE VENUE
New York City Marathon Nov 1 USA
AFC U-16 Women's Championship (Soccer) Nov 4 - 15 China
Trampoline World Championships Nov 25 - 28 Denmark
Grey Cup (Canadian Football) Nov 29 Canada
Disclaimer: All events along with their schedule and venues are true at the time of writing this article.

Now you know! Whichever sport you follow or play, you can see that 2015 provides us with something of everything. Yeah, it's the sporting year, if one could say so. So, bookmark this page, and keep a track of the schedule of all the sports that you are into. Play!

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