Calendar 2016

January[edit]

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1 Ice hockey United States 2016 NHL Winter Classic Domestic Canada Montreal Canadiens
1–10 Cross-country skiing Switzerland/Germany/Italy 2016 Tour de Ski International Men: Norway Martin Johnsrud Sundby
Women: Norway Therese Johaug
17 December 2015–3 Darts England 2016 PDC World Darts Championship International Scotland Gary Anderson
3–9 Tennis Australia 2016 Hopman Cup International  Australia
3–12 Association football Russia 2016 Granatkin Memorial International  Slovenia
3–16 Rallying Argentina/Bolivia 2016 Dakar Rally International
26 December 2015–5 Ice hockey Finland 2016 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships International  Finland
28 December 2015–6 Ski jumping Germany/Austria 2015–16 Four Hills Tournament International Slovenia Peter Prevc
8–15 Ice hockey Canada 2016 IIHF World Women’s U18 Championship International
9–10 Speed skating Belarus 2016 European Allround Speed Skating Championships Continental Men: Netherlands Sven Kramer
Women: Czech Republic Martina Sáblíková
10–16 Ice hockey Hungary 2016 IIHF World Women’s U18 Championship Division I International
10–22 Water polo Serbia 2016 Women’s European Water Polo Championship Continental
10–23 Water polo Serbia 2016 Men’s European Water Polo Championship Continental
11 American football United States 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship Domestic Alabama Alabama Crimson Tide
12–30 Association football Qatar 2016 AFC U-23 Championship Continental
14–17 Ski flying Austria FIS Ski Flying World Championships 2016 International
15–24 Ice hockey Mexico 2016 IIHF World U20 Championship Division III International
15–31 Handball Poland 2016 European Men’s Handball Championship Continental
16 Rowing Hungary 2016 European Rowing Indoor Championships Continental
16–7 February Association football Rwanda 2016 African Nations Championship Continental
17–23 Ice hockey Serbia 2016 IIHF World U20 Championship Division II – Group B International
18–31 Tennis Australia 2016 Australian Open (Grand Slam #1) International
19–24 Road bicycle racing Australia 2016 Tour Down Under International
22–24 Speed skating Russia 2016 European Short Track Speed Skating Championships Continental
25–31 Figure skating Slovakia 2016 European Figure Skating Championships Continental
26–30 Track cycling Japan 2016 Asian Track & Para-cycling Championships Continental
26–2 February Biathlon Romania 2016 IBU Youth/Junior World Championships International
26–23 April Association football 2016 OFC Champions League Continental
27–26 November Association football 2016 AFC Champions League Continental
29–31 Speed skating Bulgaria 2016 World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships International
30–31 Cyclo-cross Belgium 2016 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships International
30–31 Luge Germany 2016 FIL World Luge Championships International
31 American football United States 2016 Pro Bowl Domestic
31 Ice hockey United States 2016 NHL All-Star Game Domestic

February[edit]

 

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1–7 Table tennis Puerto Rico 2016 Latin American Table Tennis Championships Regional
6 Formula E Argentina 2016 Buenos Aires ePrix International
6–7 Luge Germany 2016 FIL Junior World Championships International
7 American football United States Super Bowl 50 Domestic
8–21 Bobsleigh & Skeleton Austria IBSF World Championships 2016 International
11–14 Speed skating Russia 2016 World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships International
12–14 Canoe sprint Australia 2016 Oceania Canoe Sprint Championships Continental
12–21 Multi-sport Norway 2016 Winter Youth Olympics International
12–23 October Association football 2016 CAF Champions League Continental
12–6 November Association football 2016 CAF Confederation Cup Continental
13–14 Luge Germany FIL European Luge Championships 2016 Continental
14 Basketball Canada 2016 NBA All-Star Game Domestic
15–19 Ice hockey South Africa 2016 IIHF World U18 Championships Division III – Group B International
16–21 Figure skating Chinese Taipei 2016 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships International
17–21 Amateur wrestling Thailand 2016 Asian Wrestling Championships Continental
19–21 Association football 2016 CAF Super Cup Continental
19–21 Whitewater slalom Australia 2016 Oceania Canoe Slalom Championships Continental
21–28 Curling Switzerland 2016 World Wheelchair Curling Championship International
22–28 Biathlon Russia 2016 IBU Open European Championships Continental
22–28 Shooting Hungary 10m European Shooting Championships Continental
26–28 Amateur wrestling United States 2016 Pan-American Wrestling Championships Continental
27–28 Speed skating South Korea 2016 World Sprint Speed Skating Championships International
28 Marathon Japan 2016 Tokyo Marathon (WMM #1) International
28–6 March Table tennis Malaysia 2016 World Team Table Tennis Championships International
29–6 March Ice hockey Turkey 2016 IIHF Women’s World Championship Division II – Group B International