1986 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Alpine skiing edit

American football edit

Association football edit

Australian rules football edit

Baseball edit

Basketball edit

Boxing edit

Canadian football edit

Cricket edit

Cycling edit

Dogsled racing edit

Field hockey edit

Figure skating edit

Gaelic Athletic Association edit

General edit

  • 17 October – The IOC votes that the 1992 Olympic Summer Games will be held in Barcelona, Spain.[1]

Golf edit

Men's professional

Men's amateur

Women's professional

Harness racing edit

Horse racing edit


Flat races

Ice hockey edit

Lacrosse edit

Motorsport edit

Radiosport edit

Rugby league edit

Rugby union edit

Snooker edit

Swimming edit

Tennis edit

Volleyball edit

Water polo edit

Multi-sport events edit

Awards edit

References edit

  1. ^ Judith Miller (18 October 1992). "Barcelona Gets 1992 Summer Olympics". New York Times. Retrieved 15 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Epsom Derby | History, Winners, & Facts | Britannica". www.britannica.com. Retrieved 4 January 2022.
  3. ^ "Our Games | Commonwealth Games Federation". thecgf.com. Archived from the original on 4 January 2022. Retrieved 4 January 2022.