1971 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports: 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
Years: 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974

Alpine skiingEdit

American footballEdit

Association footballEdit

AthleticsEdit

Australian rules footballEdit

BandyEdit

BaseballEdit

BasketballEdit

BoxingEdit

Canadian footballEdit

CricketEdit

CyclingEdit

Field hockeyEdit

Figure skatingEdit

GolfEdit

Men's professional

Men's amateur

Women's professional

Harness racingEdit

Horse racingEdit

Steeplechases

Flat races

Ice hockeyEdit

LacrosseEdit

MotorsportEdit

RadiosportEdit

Rugby leagueEdit

Rugby unionEdit

SnookerEdit

SwimmingEdit

TennisEdit

VolleyballEdit

Multi-sport eventsEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit