A Guide to the major sports events in 2019
What would the world be without sports? Absolutely appalling! Sports events bind us in a number of ways. We hang out with our buddies, socialize, share our thoughts and even take up a sport after falling in love with it. Sport is a form of intoxication that gives you a ‘good’ high.
If you ask us, it helps in building strong relationships with other cultures and nations. Speaking of socializing through sports events, there are a number of events lined up this year. Looks like you and your buddies will have a ball of a time at home!
If you are a sports enthusiast, you have landed in the right place because we are going to share a sumptuous calendar of great sporting events with you.
Say hello to women empowerment
The Women’s World Cup will be held from 7th June to 7th July 2019. Who says soccer is for men? It should be no surprise that there are many women who play the sport with spectacular finesse. The host nation is France and this is the eighth edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
In total, there are nine venues with teams participating from across the globe including Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, Canada, England, China, Japan, Korea Republic, Netherland, New Zealand, France, Germany, Italy, Jamaica, USA, Scotland, Thailand, Spain, South Africa, Nigeria and Sweden.
Looks like this is going to be a terrific event! Plus, it is always pleasant to see women performing at the top of their game in such a global spectacle. This puts an end to gender stereotyping!
For basketball enthusiasts
The NBA Finals will be concluding in the month of June. The playoffs started in April and the All-Star Game was played in the month of February. This is the ultimate favourite for all the basketball enthusiasts! While the finals are about to come to an end, keen followers are looking forward to next year’s All-Star Game.
Let the racket do the talking
Excited for Wimbledon in July? London’s premier sports event will be live on television from 1st July to 14th July 2019. This is the oldest tennis sports event which is played in the All England Club. The event started in the year 1877 and billions of viewers look forward to this event. This year is special as fans are looking forward to an exciting Ladies Singles competition.
Tour de France
The 106th Edition of the famous event, Tour de France, will start from 6th of July, 2019 and will end on 28th July. The popular cycling event has 21 stages and the participants shall speed through two countries, France and Belgium. The event is similar to the one that happened in 2018 and will see two exciting time trials.
2019 Cricket World Cup
Everyone has their eyes glued to the television because of the 2019 Cricket World Cup which is already in full swing! This is the 12th edition and the hosts are Wales and England. It started on 30th May and will continue to entertain sports enthusiasts until the 14th of July. There are ten participants in the ICC World Cup 2019. According to recent feedback and survey of World Cup fans, there are mixed views of who is going to win! The mystery shall be revealed soon enough!
It is easy to feel the enthusiasm of World Cup around us with live updates and replay catch-ups of the match online.
US Open: The contemporary version of old-school championships
The US Open is another popular championship that we are looking forward to! It will be held in the month of August. To be precise, it starts from 26th August and will end on 8th September 2019. This is a contemporary version of the old-school championships. The championship will be held at Pebble Beach and this is the sixth edition. Lush greenery, cliffs and the beauty of Carmel Beach are going to be a great sight for sore eyes. The famous golfers are getting ready with the gear and are perfecting their golfing skills.
Brace up for the much-awaited sports events
Get ready with your favourite team jerseys, caps and even tickets to a live screening of the matches. There are many bars and restaurants that offer the same! The icing on the cake is that you can enjoy fresh international beers at a discounted price and you can even challenge friends to speculate as to who will come out on top. The bonus bets are worth it.
Grab some munchies and a big ol’ wide-screen TV and get ready for the most happening sporting events this year.
The editorial unit