This year is set to be a blockbuster for sports betting fans worldwide.

Annual events like the Super Bowl, Monaco Grand Prix and Champions League Final are accompanied by the UEFA Men’s European Championships in Germany and the Olympic Games in Paris. 

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There’s so much to look forward to in 2024. Sports fans have elite level competition to follow on every day of the year, starting out with the World Darts Championship, which wrapped up on 3rd January and there are football fixtures on a weekly, if not daily basis.

The first month of the year also sees the Africa Cup of Nations and Asian Cup take place, which will attract millions of eyeballs worldwide.

Here’s a rundown of the 2024 sporting calendar, covering all of the biggest live betting events…

February

  • 1st-4th - Men's EuroHockey Indoor Championship

  • 1st-23rd May – Premier League Darts

  • 2nd-18th - World Aquatics Championships

  • 2nd – 16th March – Six Nations

  • 4th – NFL Pro Bowl

  • 7th-18th – World Biathlon Championships 

  • 8th-11th - Women's EuroHockey Indoor Championship

  • 11th – Super Bowl LVIII

  • 15th-18th – Sweden Rally

  • 15th-25th- FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup

  • 15th-17th - World Short Track Speed Skating Championships

  • 16th-25th - World Team Table Tennis Championships 

  • 17th - Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk 

  • 18th – NBA All-Star Game

  • 18th – Daytona 500

  • 24th - Alexandro Santiago vs Junto Nakatani

  • 24th - Takuma Inoue vs Jerwin Ancajas
  • 24th - Kosei Tanaka vs Christian Bacasegua 
  • 24th - Edgar Berlanga vs Padraig McCrory
  • 29th- 2nd March – Bahrain Grand Prix

March

  • 1st-3rd – World Athletics Indoor Championships

  • 2nd - Amanda Serrano vs Nina Meinke

  • 2nd - Jake Paul vs Ryan Bourland

  • 2nd - Otabek Kholmatov vs Raymond Ford

  • 2nd - Luis Alberto Lopez vs Reiya Abe

  • 7th-9th – Saudi Arabian Grand Prix

  • 8th - Anthony Joshua vs Francis Ngannou

  • 15th – Cheltenham Gold Cup

  • 16th - Nathan Heaney vs Brad Pauls

  • 16th - Joe Joyce vs Kash Ali

  • 16th - Liam Davies vs Erik Robles Ayala

  • 16th - Zach Parker vs Tyron Zeuge

  • 16th-24th - FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Finals

  • 17th-31st – Tennis Miami Open

  • 17th - FIS Speed Skiing World Championship

  • 18th-24th – World Figure Skating Championships

  • 19th-8th April – March Madness

  • 22nd-24th – Australian Grand Prix

  • 23rd-7th April - Ice Speedway World Championship Finals

  • 28th-31st- Safari Rally

  • 28th – Opening day of MLB regular season

April

  • 3rd-7th - European Trampoline Championships

  • 5th-7th – Japanese Grand Prix

  • 8th-14th – Golf Masters

  • 11th-13th – Grand National

  • 15th – Boston Marathon

  • 18th-21st – Croatia Rally

  • 19th-21st – Chinese Grand Prix

  • 20th – NBA Playoffs begin

  • 20th - Manny Pacquiao vs Buakaw Banchamek

  • 21st – London Marathon

  • 25th-27th – NFL Draft

  • 25th-28th – World Pool Masters

May

  • 3rd-5th – Miami Grand Prix

  • 4th – Kentucky Derby

  • 4th-26th – Giro d’Italia

  • 5th – World’s Strongest Man

  • 8th-12th – The Tradition (Golf)

  • 9th-12th – Rally de Portugal

  • 10th-26th - IIHF World Championship

  • 11th - Vasyl Lomachenko vs George Kambosos

  • 13th-19th – PGA Championship

  • 17th-19th – Emilia Romagna Grand Prix

  • 18th – Preakness Stakes

  • 18th - Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk

  • 19th-24th – World Judo Championships

  • 20th-5th June - UEFA European Under-17 Championship 

  • 22nd-30th – England vs Pakistan (Cricket)

  • 24th-26th – Monaco Grand Prix

  • 25th – FA Cup Final

  • 25th – Women’s Champions League Final 

  • 26th – Indy 500

  • 26th-8th June – Tennis French Open

  • 30th-2nd June – Rally Italia Sardegna

  • 31st-1st June – The Derby

June

  • 1st – Men’s Champions League Final 

  • 1st-29th – ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

  • 6th – NBA Finals Game 1

  • 7th-9th – Canadian Grand Prix

  • 8th – Belmont Stakes

  • 14th-14th July – UEFA Men’s Euro 2024

  • 15th- 25th – OFC Men’s Nations Cup

  • 16th-23rd - World Classic Open Powerlifting Championships

  • 18th-22nd – Royal Ascot

  • 20th-14th July – Copa America

  • 21st-23rd – Spanish Grand Prix

  • 27th – NBA Draft

  • 27th-30th – Rally Poland

  • 28-29th – NHL Entry Draft

  • 28th-30th – Austrian Grand Prix

  • 29th-7th July - FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup

  • 29th-21st July – Tour de France

July

  • 1st-14th – Wimbledon

  • 2nd-7th - European Junior Swimming Championships

  • 5th-7th – British Grand Prix

  • 13th-21st - FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup

  • 13th-21st – World Matchplay Darts

  • 15th-28th – Men’s UEFA European Under-19 Championship

  • 15th-27th – Women’s UEFA European Under-19 Championship

  • 16th – MLB All-Star Game

  • 18th-21st- Golf British Open

  • 18th-21st – Rally Latvia

  • 19th-21st – Hungarian Grand Prix

  • 26-28th – Belgian Grand Prix

  • 26th-11th August – Paris Olympics

August

  • 1st-4th – Rally Finland

  • 12th-18th – Tennis Cincinnati Masters

  • 15th-25th – Little League World Series

  • 17th – Start of Premier League Season

  • 18th-25th – World Rowing Championships

  • 23rd-25th – Dutch Grand Prix

  • 26th-8th September – Tennis US Open

  • 30th-1st September – Italian Grand Prix

  • 31st-22nd September - FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup

  • 31st-14th December - NCAA Division I FBS football season 

September

  • 1st-8th – Tour of Britain

  • 5th-5th January 2025 – NFL Regular Season

  • 5th-8th – Rally Greece

  • 6th-14th – World Surf League Finals

  • 13th-15th – Azerbaijan Grand Prix

  • 14th-6th October - FIFA Futsal World Cup

  • 16th-22nd – World Archery Field Championships

  • 20th-22nd – Singapore Grand Prix

  • 20th-22nd – Tennis Laver Cup

  • 22nd – Berlin Marathon

  • 26th-29th – Rally Chile

  • 28th-6th October – Tennis China Open

October

  • 2nd-13th – Tennis Shanghai Masters

  • 6th – Chicago Marathon

  • 12th-20th – America’s Cup

  • 16th-3rd November - FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 

  • 16th-20th - UCI Track Cycling World Championships

  • 17th-20th - World Triathlon Championship Series

  • 18th-20th – Austin Grand Prix

  • 25th-27th – Mexico Grand Prix

  • 28th-3rd November – WTA Finals

  • 29th-3rd November – Tennis Paris Masters

  • 31st-3rd November – Central European Rally

November

  • 1st-2nd – Breeders Cup

  • 1st-3rd- Sao Paulo Grand Prix

  • 2nd – England vs New Zealand (Rugby)

  • 3rd – New York Marathon

  • 10th-17th – ATP Finals

  • 19th-24th – Davis Cup Finals

  • 21st-23rd – Las Vegas Grand Prix

  • 21st-24th – Rally Japan

  • 24th – Grey Cup

  • 28th-15th December - European Women's Handball Championship

  • 29th-1st December – Qatar Grand Prix

December

  • 4th-14th - World Weightlifting Championships

  • 6th-8th – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

  • 15th-3rd January – PDC World Darts Championship

  • 18th-22nd – Premier Padel Tour Finals

  • 26th-5th January - World Junior Ice Hockey Championships


*Credit for all of the photos in this article belongs to Alamy*

Sam is a sports tipster, specialising in the Premier League and Champions League.

He covers most sports, including cricket and Formula One. Sam particularly enjoys those on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean – notably MLB and NBA.

Watching, writing and talking about sports betting takes up most of his time, whether that is for a day out at T20 Finals Day or a long night of basketball.

Having been writing for several years, Sam has been working with 888Sport since 2016, contributing multiple articles per week to the blog.