As we enter the second half of 2023, an abundance of sporting events are set to captivate and excite sports fans all around the globe. From major competitions such as Wimbledon and Champions League final to one-off races like London Marathon or Heineken Cup – 2023 promises an action-packed sporting year ahead!
Sports fans will flock to the host city for the Super Bowl to be part of its iconic celebration, while millions more watch at home from their living rooms.
Royal Ascot is an event not to be missed in horse racing’s world of horseback, featuring some of the top jockeys and trainers from around the globe competing in an intense, four-day grueling race that’s become an annual highlight on its calendar. This year marks a new initiative with regards to rules to ensure fair competition at this year’s Royal Ascot; will that add even more excitement?
The Super Bowl is unquestionably one of the biggest events on the football calendar and in 2023 will take place in Las Vegas. This city hopes to capitalise on its immense appeal, and ensure it provides attendees with an unforgettable experience.
Those who appreciate history in sports should make time to witness The Masters at Augusta. With its longstanding traditions and rivalry between Rory McIlroy and Rafael Nadal – two of the greatest male players ever.
There will also be much anticipation surrounding the 2023 Wimbledon Championships. Novak Djokovic will attempt to defend his crown, while British fans hope that Andy Murray and Johanna Konta can give them something to cheer about at SW19.
2023 will see the return of England’s Ashes cricket series against Australia and New Zealand, pitting their men’s cricket teams against each other across two separate Ashes cricket series. Also featured during summer 2023: women’s World Cup soccer competition; Rugby World Cup France 2019; Netball World Cup Cape Town 2024 and many others!
The ICC T20 World Cup in India offers teams a great opportunity to showcase their talent. Some players could shine brightly and others might fall into irrelevancy and fail.
2023 will mark the return of the World Urban Games, after its inaugural event was a success with both athletes and spectators alike. Expect an even more diverse line-up including freestyle flying disc, parkour and indoor rowing this time around!