The majority of the population from all over the world take interest to watch different sports. However, multiple international sports events are held every year. But this year, the whole calendar of sports has greatly affected due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This chronic disease is spreading badly day by day. This is why many sports events have been canceled or postponed to a new date.
May! This disease end soon and a smiling life come back again with prosperity.
This article aims to inform you about the new schedule of 10 upcoming sports events that were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. And this schedule is great news for sports lovers.
Now, Let’s get into the detail of the 10 upcoming international sports events.
- ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020
No doubt, Cricket is a highly worshiped sport and a large number of people love to watch and play matches. The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 will be held in Australia from 18 October – 15 November 2020. The final of the event will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
- FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup 2020
Basketball is a renowned sport whose international events are held every year. The 2020 FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup was supposed to play on 4 – 12 July. But the event has postponed to August 15 – 23, 2020 due to COVID-19 Pandemic. Hopefully, it will be played safely. you get more information about event and related products from basketball shout.
- 2020 Summer Olympics
People look excited for every event of Summer Olympics that includes multi sports. In 2020, the summer Olympics event was supposed to be held in Tokyo and Japan on 24 July – 9 August 2020. But due to COVID-19 Pandemic, the event will be held from 23 July – 8 August 2021.
- Tour de France (Grand Tour #2) 2020
The 2020 Tour de France (Grand Tour #2) is an international Road Bicycle Racing competition. This event was supposed to play from 27 June – 19 July 2020. But due to COVID-19, it has been postponed. Now, the event will be held on 29 August – 20 September 2020.
- Kentucky Derby (Triple Crown #1) 2020
The Horse Racing competition of 2020 Kentucky Derby (Triple Crown #1) was supposed to play on May 2, 2020. But due to COVID-19 Pandemic, the event was not held on time. Now, this Horse Racing sport event has postponed to September 5, 2020. Hopefully, the competition will be played according to schedule.
- French Open (Grand Slam #2)
Many people love to watch Tennis competitions and they were eagerly waiting for French Open (Grand Slam #2). However, the whole event was supposed to held from 24 May – 7 June 2020. But the event was not played due to COVID-19. Now, this event has postponed and will be played from September 20 – October 4, 2020.
- London Marathon (WMM #4)
The London Marathon (WMM #4) event was scheduled to held on April 26, 2020. But due to COVID-19, the competition was not played on the given date. And this Marathon event has been postponed to October 4, 2020. Hopefully, it will be played on time.
- ITTF Men’s World Cup 2020
The table tennis is also a fascinating sport which the people like very much. The great event of ITTF Men’s World Cup 2020 has been scheduled from 16 -18 October 2020. Optimistically, it will be held safely on the upcoming schedule. Let’s get ready for this crucial event.
- PDC World Cup of Darts 2020
Like other sports, the schedule of the PDC World Cup of 2020 also affected badly due to COVID-19 Pandemic. This major Darts event was supposed to play from June 18 – 21, 2020. But now the event has been relocated and postponed to November 6 – 8, 2020.
- Masters Tournament of Golf (Grand Slam #1) 2020
The Masters Tournament of Golf (Grand Slam #1) 2020 is an international event that will be held on November 12 – 15. However, the tournament was supposed to play from April 9 – 12, 2020. But it could be played due to COVID-19 Pandemic.
SOME OTHER INTERNATIONAL SPORTS EVENTS
Lots of sports events were supposed to held in 2020. But it could not happen due to COVID-19 Pandemic. It has become a deadly disease due to which most of the sports events were canceled or postponed to a new schedule. Some events are still in progress and their new schedule will be declared soon. While some important events have been canceled. The names of a few canceled events are given below.
- French Grand Prix (F1 #10)
- Open Championship (Grand Slam #4)
- Safari Rally (WRC #7) 2020
- Wimbledon Tennis Championship (Grand Slam #3)