Sporting Events

Every year in the UK there are hundreds of popular sporting events, we have put together what we think are the main events people are passionate about, some history, some quirky facts or simply an overview of traditions and tips on traveling there and even placing the odd bet.

 
 

Popular Sporting Event Guides
The Six Nations - Rugby

The Six Nations - Rugby

The Six Nation's Rugby 2015 tournament is one of the annual highlights of the sporting calendar, and not just for fans of rugby union. Read on for all you need to know about this well loved contest.

 
A Guide to Formula One

A Guide to Formula One

Find out more about the most spectacular of all motor sports, including details of how the racing season works, recent rule changes and historic records.

 
Guide to the League Cup

Guide to the League Cup

The League Cup provides spills and thrills for fans of clubs from all four tiers of The Football League. Here we take you through all you need to know about the competition.

 
The FA Cup

The FA Cup

For many football fans nothing can compare to the magic of the FA cup. Find out more about the history of this great competition, from it's humble beginnings to the present day.

 
A Guide to the Boat Race

A Guide to the Boat Race

The annual boat race between Oxford and Cambridge is one of the biggest events on the sporting calendar. Read on to find out more about the race, its history, and where you can watch it.

 
The Ashes: Alll You Need to Know

The Ashes: Alll You Need to Know

Best event in the Cricket season The Ashes. All you need to know to enjoy the oldest cricket competition in the world.

 
Grand National

Grand National

The Grand National: the race is the most famous event in the horse racing calendar, and, year in year out, in captures the imagination of millions, from horse racing enthusiasts to complete novices.

 
The Masters - Golf Tournament

The Masters - Golf Tournament

The Masters Golf Tournament is the most sought after prize in golf. In this guide we take you through all you need to know about the prestigious tournament.

 
The Masters Snooker

The Masters Snooker

Though a non-ranking event, the Snooker Master event is one of the most prestigious prizes in all of snooker. In this guide we take you through all you need to know about the tournament.

 
Guide to Royal Ascot

Guide to Royal Ascot

Royal Ascot is beloved of racing fans and socialites alike. Read on to find out all you need to know about this major meeting.

 
The English Premier League

The English Premier League

It's the top football league in the UK and, for many, the most exciting in the world. Here we talk you through the ins and outs of the English Premier League.

 
Rugby Union European Challenge Cup

Rugby Union European Challenge Cup

It's second in stature to the Heineken Cup but it's still definitely a pot worth winning. Read on to find out more about the European Challenge Cup.

 
Motorcycle Speedway

Motorcycle Speedway

Speedway (sometimes referred to as motorcycle speedway) is a fast and furious motorsport in which between four and six riders compete over four laps of an oval circuit.

 
2016 Cheltenham Festival

2016 Cheltenham Festival

Cheltenham Festival March 15th -18th 2016. Live odds, free tips, free bets, all the races previewed here #CheltenhamFestival

 
The British Open Golf Championship

The British Open Golf Championship

Quite simply, the British Open is the oldest and, arguably, the most-prestigious golf tournaments in the world.

 
Glorious Goodwood Horse Racing

Glorious Goodwood Horse Racing

Glorious Goodwood is an annual race meeting, held at the famous Goodwood racecourse, just outside the West Sussex city of Chichester.

 
The British Open Golf Championship

The British Open Golf Championship

Quite simply, the British Open is the oldest and, arguably, the most-prestigious golf tournaments in the world.

 
 
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