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1950 in Sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports: 1947 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952 1953
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
Years: 1947 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952 1953

Contents

American footballEdit

Association footballEdit

FIFA World Cup

England

France

AthleticsEdit

The 4th European Athletics Championships were held from 23 August to 27 August at the Heysel Stadium in Brussels.

Australian rules footballEdit

BaseballEdit

BasketballEdit

NBA Finals

BoxingEdit

  • January – Joey Maxim wins the light-heavyweight world title, stopping champion Freddie Mills in 10 rounds.
  • September 27 – Ezzard Charles retains his World Heavyweight Championship with a 15-round unanimous decision over Joe Louis in New York City.

Canadian footballEdit

CyclingEdit

Figure skatingEdit

GolfEdit

Men's professional

Men's amateur

Women's professional

Harness racingEdit

Horse racingEdit

Ice hockeyEdit

MotorsportEdit

Nordic skiingEdit

FIS Nordic World Ski Championships

RowingEdit

The Boat Race

Rugby leagueEdit

Rugby unionEdit

Five Nations Championship

SnookerEdit

Speed skatingEdit

Speed Skating World Championships

TennisEdit

Multi-sport eventsEdit

ReferencesEdit