Sporting calendar 2018: Major events of the year

Andy Murray, Lizzy Yarnold, Harry Kane, Lewis Hamilton and Johanna Konta
BBC Sport will be across every major sporting event in 2018

BBC Sport picks out the key sporting events of 2018 including the Winter Olympics, Commonwealth Games, football's World Cup, England's cricket matches and Formula 1 races.

The month-by-month list will be updated with further fixtures and events as they are confirmed but please bear in mind that dates and venues are subject to change.

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Month-by-month calendar


28 Nov-16 Dec: Hockey - Men's World Cup, India


Noel Fehily riding Silviniaco Conti clears the last to win The King George VI Steeple Chase at Kempton Park
The King George VI chase takes place at Kempton Park on Boxing Day

11-16: Swimming - World Short Course Championships, Hangzhou

13 Dec-1 Jan: Darts - PDC World Championships, London

14-16: Cycling - UCI Track Cycling World Cup, London

15: Boxing - WBA super-middleweight champion Rocky Fielding v Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, Madison Square Garden, New York

15: Formula E - Saudi Arabia E-Prix, Ad Diriyah

22: Boxing - IBF world featherweight champion Josh Warrington v Carl Frampton, Manchester Arena

26: Horse racing - King George VI Chase, Kempton

Sport-by-sport fixtures and calendars

Football; Cricket; Formula 1; Rugby union; Rugby league; Tennis; Golf; Athletics; Boxing; Cycling; Horse racing; Snooker

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