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2015 in sports describes the year's events in world sport. This year, some sporting events listed below are qualifying ones, for athletes, to compete at the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro. From July 2015 to May 2016, the venues for the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympics will be tested, by hosting various events in them.[1]

Years in sports: 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Centuries: 20th century · 21st century · 22nd century
Decades: 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s 2020s 2030s 2040s
Years: 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

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Calendar by monthEdit

JanuaryEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
26 December 2014–6 Ice hockey   2015 World Junior Ice Hockey Championship International   Canada
28 December 2014–6 Ski jumping  /  2014–15 Four Hills Tournament Continental   Stefan Kraft
1 Ice hockey   2015 NHL Winter Classic Domestic   Washington Capitals
3–11 Cross-country skiing  / /  2015 Tour de Ski Continental Men:   Martin Johnsrud Sundby
Women:   Marit Bjørgen
4–10 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship – Division I International   France is promoted to Top Division
  Austria is relegated to Division I Qualification
4–10 Tennis   2015 Hopman Cup International   Poland
4–17 Rallying  / /  2015 Dakar Rally International Bikes:   Marc Coma (  KTM)
Quads:   Rafał Sonik (  Yamaha)
Cars:   Nasser Al-Attiyah /   Matthieu Baumel (  Mini)
Trucks:   Ayrat Mardeev / Aydar Belyaev / Dmitriy Svistunov (  Kamaz)
5–12 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship International   United States
8–12 Table tennis   2015 World Team Cup International Men:   China
Women:   China
9–24 Association football   2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship Continental   Mexico
9–31 Association football   2015 AFC Asian Cup Continental   Australia
10–11 Speed skating   2015 European Speed Skating Championships Continental Men:   Sven Kramer
Women:   Ireen Wüst
11–18 Snooker   2015 Masters International   Shaun Murphy
12 American football   2015 College Football Playoff National Championship Domestic   Ohio State Buckeyes
13–26 Association football   2015 OFC U-17 Championship Continental   New Zealand
14–7 February Association football   2015 South American Youth Football Championship Continental   Argentina
15–25 Freestyle skiing & Snowboarding   FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015 International Freestyle Ski:   Canada
Snowboarding:   United States
Overall:   United States
15–1 February Handball   2015 World Men's Handball Championship International   France
16–17 Luge   2015 FIL Junior World Luge Championships International Men:   Roman Repilov
Women:   Jessica Tiebel
Men's Doubles:   Florian Loeffler / Manuel Stiebing
Team Relay:   Ulla Zirne, Kristers Aparjods, and Kristens Putins & Karlis Kriss Matuzels
17–8 February Association football   2015 Africa Cup of Nations Continental   Ivory Coast
19–25 Ice hockey   2015 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships – Division III International   China is promoted to Division II Group B
19–25 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship – Division I Qualification International   Denmark is promoted to Division I
19–1 February Tennis   2015 Australian Open International Men:   Novak Djokovic
Women:   Serena Williams
22–1 February Nordic skiing   2015 IPC Biathlon and Cross-Country Skiing World Championships International For cross-country results, click here.
For biathlon results, click here.
23–25 Speed skating   2015 European Short Track Speed Skating Championships Continental Men's Overall winner:   Sjinkie Knegt
Men's medal tally:   Netherlands and   Russia (2 gold medals each.)
Women's Overall winner:   Elise Christie
Women's medal tally:   Great Britain and   Russia (2 gold medals each.)
24–25 Luge   2015 Junior European Luge Championships International Men's winner:   Sabastian Bley
Women's winner:   Jessica Tiebel
Men's Doubles winners:   Florian Loeffler / Manuel Stiebing
Team Relay winners:   Victoria Demchenko, Roman Repilov, Evgeny Evdokimov & Alexei Groshev
24–1 February Multi-sport   2015 Winter Universiade (co-host with   Spain) International   Russia (Venues: Štrbské Pleso and Osrblie)
25 American football   2015 Pro Bowl Domestic Team Irvin
Offensive MVP:   Matthew Stafford (  Detroit Lions)
Defensive MVP:   J. J. Watt (  Houston Texans)
25 Ice hockey   2015 NHL All-Star Game Domestic Team Toews
MVP:   Ryan Johansen (  Columbus Blue Jackets)
25–15 November Rallying  / / /  2015 World Rally Championship season International WRC #1:   Sébastien Ogier /   Julien Ingrassia
WRC #2:   Nasser Al-Attiyah /   Matthieu Baumel
WRC #3:   Quentin Gilbert /   Renaud Jamoul
26–1 February Figure skating   2015 European Figure Skating Championships Continental Men:   Javier Fernández
Ladies:   Elizaveta Tuktamysheva
Pairs:   Yuko Kavaguti / Alexander Smirnov
Ice Dance:   Gabriella Papadakis / Guillaume Cizeron
27–3 February Biathlon   2015 IBU Open European Championships Continental Junior:   Russia
Senior:   Russia
31 Triathlon   2015 ETU Winter Triathlon European Championships Continental Men:   Pavel Andreev
Women:   Olga Parfinenko
31–1 February Cyclo-cross   2015 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships International Men's Elite:   Mathieu van der Poel
Women's Elite:   Pauline Ferrand-Prévot
31–8 February Multi-sport   2015 Winter World Masters Games International For results, click here.

FebruaryEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1 American football   Super Bowl XLIX Domestic   New England Patriots
MVP:   Tom Brady (  New England Patriots)
2–15 Alpine skiing   FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2015 International   Austria
3–5 August Association football 2015 Copa Libertadores Continental   River Plate
4–8 Snooker   2015 German Masters International   Mark Selby
4–14 Multi-sport   2015 Winter Universiade (co-host with   Slovakia) International   Russia (Venue: Granada)
4–21 November Association football 2015 AFC Champions League Continental   Guangzhou Evergrande
6 & 11 Association football   2015 Recopa Sudamericana Continental   River Plate
6–13 Curling   2015 World Wheelchair Curling Championship International   Russia (Skip: Andrey Smirnov)
7–15 November Tennis 2015 Fed Cup International   Czech Republic
9–15 Figure skating   2015 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships International Men:   Denis Ten
Ladies:   Polina Edmunds
Pairs:   Meagan Duhamel / Eric Radford
Ice dance:   Kaitlyn Weaver / Andrew Poje
9–31 October Association football 2015 AFC Cup Continental   Johor Darul Ta'zim
12–15 Badminton   2015 European Mixed Team Badminton Championships Continental   Denmark
12–15 Speed skating   2015 World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships International   Netherlands
13–14 Air racing   2015 Red Bull Air Race World Championship season – Abu Dhabi International Master Class:   Paul Bonhomme (Aircraft: Zivko Edge 540 from   Zivko Aeronautics)
Challenger Class:   Cristian Bolton (Aircraft: Extra 330LX from   Extra Flugzeugbau)
13–8 November Association football 2015 CAF Champions League Continental   TP Mazembe
13–29 November Association football 2015 CAF Confederation Cup Continental   Étoile du Sahel
14–15 Luge   2015 FIL World Luge Championships International   Germany
14–29 March Cricket  /  2015 Cricket World Cup International   Australia
15 Basketball   2015 NBA All-Star Game Domestic Game winners: Western Conference
Shooting Stars Competition winners: Team Bosh
  Chris Bosh (  Miami Heat),   Swin Cash (  New York Liberty), and   Dominique Wilkins (retired)
Skills Challenge winner:   Patrick Beverley (  Houston Rockets)
Three-Point Contest winner:   Stephen Curry (  Golden State Warriors)
Slam Dunk Contest winner:   Zach LaVine (  Minnesota Timberwolves)
15–1 March Association football   2015 African U-17 Championship Continental   Mali
16–22 Snooker   2015 Welsh Open International   John Higgins
17–24 Biathlon   2015 IBU Youth/Junior World Championships International   Russia
18–21 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF Women's World Championship Division II – Group B Qualification International   Turkey is promoted to Division II Group B
18–22 Track cycling   2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships International   France
18–1 March Nordic skiing   FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2015 International   Norway
20–22 Speed skating   2015 World Junior Speed Skating Championships International   Netherlands
20–20 November Motorsport   2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Domestic Champion:   Erik Jones
Manufacturer:   Toyota
21 Association football   2015 CAF Super Cup Continental   ES Sétif
21 Triathlon   2015 OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships Continental Men:   Jacob Birtwhistle
Women:   Jaz Hedgeland
21 Ice hockey   2015 NHL Stadium Series Domestic   Los Angeles Kings
21–21 November Motorsport   2015 NASCAR Xfinity Series Domestic Champion:   Chris Buescher
Manufacturer:   Chevrolet
22 Marathon   2015 Tokyo Marathon (WMM #1) International Men:   Endeshaw Negesse
Women:   Berhane Dibaba
22 NASCAR   2015 Daytona 500 Domestic   Joey Logano (  Team Penske)
22–22 November Motorsport   2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Domestic Champion:   Kyle Busch
Manufacturer:   Chevrolet
23–8 March Bobsleigh and Skeleton   FIBT World Championships 2015 International   Germany
27–1 March Speed skating   2015 World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships International   South Korea
27–15 March Association football   2015 CONCACAF U-17 Championship Continental   Mexico
28–1 March Luge   2015 FIL European Luge Championships Continental Men:   Semen Pavlichenko
Women:   Dajana Eitberger
Men's Doubles:   Tobias Wendl / Tobias Arlt
Team Relay:   Dajana Eitberger / Felix Loch / Tobias Wendl and Tobias Arlt
28–1 March Speed skating   2015 World Sprint Speed Skating Championships International Overall Men's winner:   Pavel Kulizhnikov
Overall Women's winner:   Brittany Bowe
Medal tally:   United States
28–8 March Curling   2015 World Junior Curling Championships International Men:   Canada (Skip: Braden Calvert)
Women:   Canada (Skip: Kelsey Rocque)

MarchEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1–10 Alpine skiing   2015 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships International   Russia
2–8 Figure skating   2015 World Junior Figure Skating Championships International Men:   Shoma Uno
Ladies:   Evgenia Medvedeva
Pairs:   Yu Xiaoyu / Jin Yang
Ice dance:   Anna Yanovskaya / Sergey Mozgov
3–15 Biathlon   Biathlon World Championships 2015 International   France and   Germany (three gold medals each)
4–29 Association football   2015 South American Under-17 Football Championship Continental   Brazil
5–8 Golf   2015 WGC-Cadillac Championship International   Dustin Johnson
5–4 October Rugby league   2015 NRL season Continental   North Queensland Cowboys
6–7 Triathlon   World Triathlon Series #1 International Men:   Mario Mola
Women:   Gwen Jorgensen
6–8 Athletics   2015 European Athletics Indoor Championships Continental   Russia
6–25 October Association football   2015 Major League Soccer season Domestic Eastern Conference (MLS):   New York Red Bulls
Western Conference (MLS):   FC Dallas
Supporters' Shield: New York Red Bulls
6–29 November Tennis 2015 Davis Cup International   Great Britain
7–8 Speed skating   2015 World Allround Speed Skating Championships International Men:   Sven Kramer
Women:   Martina Sáblíková
7–13 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF Women's World Championship Division II – Group B International   Slovenia is promoted to Division II Group A
  Belgium is relegated to Division II Group B Qualification
8–22 Association football   2015 African U-20 Championship Continental   Nigeria
9–22 Tennis   2015 BNP Paribas Open International Men:   Novak Djokovic
Women:   Simona Halep
10–14 Snooker   2015 Indian Open International   Michael White
13–15 Speed skating   2015 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships International   South Korea
14–15 Triathlon   Triathlon World Cup #1 International Men:   David Hauss
Women:   Tamara Gómez Garrido
14–22 Curling   2015 World Women's Curling Championship International    Switzerland (Skip: Alina Pätz)
15 Formula One   2015 Australian Grand Prix International   Lewis Hamilton (  Mercedes)
15–22 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World U18 Championship Division II – Group B International   Romania is promoted to Division II Group A
  Australia is relegated to Division III Group A
17–19 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World U18 Championship Division III – Group B International   Turkey is promoted to Division III – Group A
17–6 April Basketball   2015 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament Domestic   Duke Blue Devils
20–22 Amateur wrestling   2015 Oceania Wrestling Championships Regional   Marshall Islands
20–7 April Basketball   2015 NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Tournament Domestic   Connecticut Huskies
21–22 Triathlon   Triathlon World Cup #2 International Men:   Richard Murray
Women:   Kaitlin Donner
22–28 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World U18 Championship Division II – Group A International   South Korea is promoted to Division I Group B
  Estonia is relegated to Division II Group B
22–28 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World U18 Championship Division III – Group A International   Iceland is promoted to Division II Group B
  South Africa is relegated to Division III Group B
23–29 Figure skating   2015 World Figure Skating Championships International Men:   Javier Fernández
Ladies:   Elizaveta Tuktamysheva
Pairs:   Meagan Duhamel / Eric Radford
Ice Dance:   Gabriella Papadakis / Guillaume Cizeron
24–5 April Tennis   2015 Miami Open International Men:   Novak Djokovic
Women:   Serena Williams
26–29 Track cycling   2015 UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships International Men:   China
Women:   China and   Great Britain (3 gold medals each)
28 Athletics   2015 IAAF World Cross Country Championships International   Ethiopia
28–29 Triathlon   2015 World Triathlon Series #2 International Men:   Jonathan Brownlee
Women:   Gwen Jorgensen
28–4 April Ice hockey   2015 IIHF Women's World Championship International   United States
28–5 April Multi-sport   2015 Winter Deaflympics International   Russia
28–5 April Curling   2015 Ford World Men's Curling Championship International   Sweden (Skip: Niklas Edin)
28–5 April Squash   2015 European Junior Squash Championships Continental Men:   George Parker
Women:   Georgina Kennedy
Team:   England
29–4 April Bandy   2015 Bandy World Championship International   Russia
29 Formula One   2015 Malaysian Grand Prix International   Sebastian Vettel (  Ferrari)
29 Motorcycle racing   Qatar motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Valentino Rossi (  Yamaha)
Moto2:   Jonas Folger (  AGR Team)
Moto3:   Alexis Masbou (  SaxoPrint–RTG)
29–30 August IndyCar  /  2015 IndyCar Series season International   Scott Dixon
30–5 April Snooker   2015 China Open International   Mark Selby
30–5 April Ice hockey   2015 IIHF Women's World Championship Division II – Group A International   Kazakhstan is promoted to Division I Group B
  New Zealand is relegated to Division II Group B

AprilEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
2–5 Golf   2015 ANA Inspiration International   Brittany Lincicome
3–12 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World Championship Division III International   North Korea is promoted to Division II Group B
5–4 October Baseball  /  2015 Major League Baseball season Domestic American League:   Kansas City Royals
American League MVP:   Josh Donaldson (  Toronto Blue Jays)
National League:   St. Louis Cardinals
National League MVP:   Bryce Harper (  Washington Nationals)
6–12 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF Women's World Championship Division I – Group B International   Slovakia is promoted to Division I Group A
  North Korea is relegated to Division II Group A
8–24 May Cricket   2015 Indian Premier League Domestic   Mumbai Indians
9–11 Wrestling   2015 Wrestling World Cup International   Iran
9 & 11 Ice hockey   2015 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament Frozen Four Domestic   Providence Friars
9–12 Golf   2015 Masters Tournament International   Jordan Spieth
9–18 Weightlifting   2015 European Weightlifting Championships Continental   Ukraine
8 October 2014–11 Ice hockey  /  2014–15 NHL season Domestic Presidents' Trophy:   New York Rangers
MVP:   Carey Price (  Montreal Canadiens)
Top scorer:   Jamie Benn (  Dallas Stars)
11–12 Triathlon   2015 World Triathlon Series #3 International Men:   Jonathan Brownlee
Women:   Gwen Jorgensen
12 Motorcycle racing   Motorcycle Grand Prix of the Americas International MotoGP:   Marc Márquez (  Repsol Honda)
Moto2:   Sam Lowes (  Speed Up)
Moto3:   Danny Kent (  Leopard Racing)
12 Formula One   2015 Chinese Grand Prix International   Lewis Hamilton (  Mercedes)
12–18 Ice hockey  /  2015 IIHF World U18 Championship Division I International   Denmark is promoted to the Top Division
  Hungary is relegated to Division I Group B
  Austria is promoted to Division I Group A
  Lithuania is relegated to Division II Group A
12–18 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF Women's World Championship Division I – Group A International   Czech Republic is promoted to the Top Division
  Latvia is relegated to Division I Group B
12–19 Tennis   2015 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters International   Novak Djokovic
12–21 November Motorsport  / / / /  2015 FIA World Endurance Championship season International LMP1:   Timo Bernhard,   Mark Webber, and   Brendon Hartley (  Porsche)
LMP2:   Roman Rusinov,   Julien Canal, and   Sam Bird (  OAK Racing)
LMGTE Pro:   Richard Lietz and   Michael Christensen (  Porsche)
LMGTE Am:   Viktor Shaitar,   Aleksey Basov, and   Andrea Bertolini (  AF Corse)
13 Association football   2014–15 UEFA Youth League Final Continental   Chelsea
13–18 Ice hockey   2015 Allan Cup Domestic   South East Prairie Thunder
13–19 Artistic gymnastics   2015 European Artistic Gymnastics Championships Continental Overall:   Russia
Men:   Great Britain
Women:   Russia
13–19 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World Championship Division I – Group B International   South Korea is promoted to Division I Group A
  Netherlands is relegated to Division II Group A
13–19 Ice hockey  /  2015 IIHF World Championship Division II International   Romania is promoted to Division I Group B
  Australia is relegated to Division II Group B
  China is promoted to Division II Group A
  South Africa is relegated to Division III
28 October 2014–15 Basketball  /  2014–15 NBA season Domestic Season's Top Seed:   Golden State Warriors
Season MVP:   Stephen Curry (  Golden State Warriors)
Top Scorer:   Russell Westbrook (  Oklahoma City Thunder)
15–15 June Ice hockey  /  2015 Stanley Cup playoffs Domestic   Chicago Blackhawks
Playoffs MVP:   Duncan Keith (  Chicago Blackhawks)
16 Basketball   2015 WNBA draft Domestic #1 pick:   Jewell Loyd,   University of Notre Dame (  Seattle Storm)
16–19 Figure skating   2015 ISU World Team Trophy in Figure Skating International   United States
16–26 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World U18 Championships International   United States
17–26 Fencing   2015 Pan American Fencing Championships Continental   United States
18–25 Curling   2015 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship International   Dorottya Palancsa / Zsolt Kiss
18–25 Curling   2015 World Senior Curling Championships International Men:   United States (Skip: Lyle Sieg)
Women:   Canada (Skip: Lois Fowler)
18–16 June Basketball  /  2015 NBA Playoffs Domestic   Golden State Warriors
Finals MVP:   Andre Iguodala (  Golden State Warriors)
19 Formula One   2015 Bahrain Grand Prix International   Lewis Hamilton (  Mercedes)
19 Motorcycle racing   Argentine motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Valentino Rossi (  Yamaha Motor Racing)
Moto2:   Johann Zarco (  Ajo Motorsport)
Moto3:   Danny Kent (  Leopard Racing)
19–25 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World Championship Division I – Group A International   Kazakhstan and   Hungary are promoted to Top Division
  Ukraine is relegated to Division I Group B
20 Marathon   2015 Boston Marathon (WMM #2) International Men:   Lelisa Desisa
Women:   Caroline Rotich
24–26 Judo   2015 Pan American Judo Championships Continental   Brazil
24–26 Amateur wrestling   2015 Pan American Wrestling Championships Continental Men's Freestyle:   United States
Women's Freestyle:   Canada,   Cuba, and the   United States (2 gold medals each)
Greco-Roman:   Cuba
24–3 May Sledge hockey   2015 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships International   United States
25–26 Triathlon   2015 World Triathlon Series #4 International Men:   Alistair Brownlee
Women:   Vicky Holland
25–29 Powerlifting   2015 IPC Powerlifting Americas Open Championships Continental   Mexico
7 October 2014–26 Association football 2014–15 OFC Champions League Continental   Auckland City
26 Marathon   2015 London Marathon (WMM #3) International Men:   Eliud Kipchoge
Women:   Tigist Tufa
26–3 May Table tennis   2015 World Table Tennis Championships International   China
5 August 2014–29 Association football 2014–15 CONCACAF Champions League Continental   Club América
29–3 May Golf   2015 WGC-Cadillac Match Play International   Rory McIlroy
29–3 May Rhythmic gymnastics   2015 Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships Continental   Russia
30–2 May American football   2015 NFL Draft Domestic #1 pick:   Jameis Winston,   Florida State University (  Tampa Bay Buccaneers)

MayEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1 Athletics   2015 IAAF Race Walking Challenge International Men:   Chen Ding
Women:   DUAN Dandan
1–17 Ice hockey   2015 IIHF World Championship International   Canada
2 Horse racing   2015 2000 Guineas Stakes Domestic Horse:   Gleneagles
Jockey:   Ryan Moore
Trainer:   Aidan O'Brien
2 Horse racing   2015 Kentucky Derby Domestic Horse:   American Pharoah
Jockey:   Victor Espinoza
Trainer:   Bob Baffert
2 Rugby union   2015 European Rugby Champions Cup Final Continental   Toulon
2–3 Athletics   2015 IAAF World Relays International   United States
3 Motorcycle racing   Spanish motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Jorge Lorenzo (  Movistar Yamaha MotoGP)
Moto2:   Jonas Folger (  AGR Team)
Moto3:   Danny Kent (  Leopard Racing)
3 Road running Wings for Life World Run 2015 International   Lemawork Ketema
  Yuuko Watanabe
3–10 Tennis   2015 Mutua Madrid Open International Men:   Andy Murray
Women:   Petra Kvitová
6–10 Volleyball   2015 FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship International   Eczacıbaşı VitrA
6–10 Amateur wrestling   2015 Asian Wrestling Championships Continental Men's Freestyle:   Iran
Men's Greco-Roman:   Iran
Women's Freestyle:   Japan
Overall winners:   Iran
6–22 Association football   2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship Continental   France
7–10 Golf   2015 Players Championship International   Rickie Fowler
8–18 Multi-sport   2015 IBSA World Championships and Games International   Russia
9–10 Triathlon   Triathlon World Cup #3 International Men:   Ryan Fisher
Women:   Renee Tomlin
9–31 Road Cycling   2015 Giro d'Italia International   Alberto Contador (  Tinkoff-Saxo)
11–17 Tennis   2015 Internazionali BNL d'Italia International Men:   Novak Djokovic
Women:   Maria Sharapova
10 Formula One   2015 Spanish Grand Prix International   Nico Rosberg (  Mercedes)
14 Association football   2015 UEFA Women's Champions League Final Continental   Frankfurt
12–18 Taekwondo   2015 World Taekwondo Championships International Men:   Iran
Women:   South Korea
12–20 Volleyball   2015 Asian Men's U23 Volleyball Championship Continental   Iran
14–17 Golf   The Tradition International   Jeff Maggert
14–24 Amateur boxing   2015 Women's Junior/Youth World Boxing Championships International Junior:   Russia
Youth:   Russia
15 Athletics   Qatar Athletic Super Grand Prix International   United States
15–24 Amateur boxing   2015 EUBC European Confederation Junior Boxing Championships Continental   Ukraine
16 Horse racing   2015 Preakness Stakes Domestic Horse:   American Pharoah
Jockey:   Victor Espinoza
Trainer:   Bob Baffert
16–17 Triathlon   2015 World Triathlon Series #5 International Men:   Javier Gómez Noya
Women:   Gwen Jorgensen
16–17 Air racing   Red Bull Air Race World Championship – Chiba International Master Class:   Paul Bonhomme (Aircraft: Zivko Edge 540 from   Zivko Aeronautics)
Challenger Class:   Petr Kopstein (Aircraft: Extra 330LX from   Extra Flugzeugbau)
17 Athletics   Shanghai Golden Grand Prix International   Kenya
17 Motorcycle racing   French motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Jorge Lorenzo (  Movistar Yamaha MotoGP)
Moto2:   Thomas Lüthi (  Derendinger Racing Interwetten)
Moto3:   Romano Fenati (  Sky Racing Team by VR46)
17–19 September Motosport   2015 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series season Domestic   Scott Steckly
21–24 Golf   Senior PGA Championship International   Colin Montgomerie
21–24 Golf   2015 BMW PGA Championship International   An Byeong-hun
22–31 Ice hockey   2015 Memorial Cup Domestic   Oshawa Generals
23–24 Rowing   2015 European Rowing Junior Championships Continental   Italy
24 Formula One   2015 Monaco Grand Prix International   Nico Rosberg (  Mercedes)
24 IndyCar   2015 Indianapolis 500 Domestic   Juan Pablo Montoya (  Team Penske)
24–7 June Tennis   2015 French Open International Men:   Stan Wawrinka
Women:   Serena Williams
27 Association football   2015 UEFA Europa League Final Continental   Sevilla
27–30 Squash   2015 European Squash Individual Championships Continental Men:   Grégory Gaultier
Women:   Camille Serme
27–31 Amateur wrestling   2015 African Wrestling Championships Continental Men's Freestyle:   Egypt
Women's Freestyle:   Tunisia
Greco-Roman:   Egypt
29–31 Rowing   2015 European Rowing Championships Continental   Great Britain
30 Athletics   Prefontaine Classic International   United States
30–31 Air racing   Red Bull Air Race World Championship – Rovinj International Master Class:   Hannes Arch (Aircraft: Zivko Edge 540 from   Zivko Aeronautics)
Challenger Class:   Daniel Ryfa (Aircraft: Extra 330LX from   Extra Aircraft)
30–31 Triathlon   2015 World Triathlon Series #6 International Men:   Alistair Brownlee
Women:   Gwen Jorgensen
30–20 June Association football   2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup International   Serbia
31 Motorcycle racing   Italian motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Jorge Lorenzo (  Movistar Yamaha MotoGP)
Moto2:   Esteve Rabat (  EG 0,0 Marc VDS)
Moto3:   Miguel Oliveira (  Red Bull KTM Ajo)

JuneEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1–6 Multi-sport   2015 Games of the Small States of Europe International   Iceland
2–20 Rugby union   2015 World Rugby Under 20 Championship International   New Zealand
4 Athletics   Golden Gala International   United States
4–7 3x3 (basketball)   2015 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championships International Men:   New Zealand
Women:   France
5–16 Multi-sport   2015 Southeast Asian Games International   Thailand
5–13 September Basketball   2015 WNBA season Domestic Eastern Conference (WNBA):   New York Liberty
Western Conference (WNBA):   Minnesota Lynx
6 Association football   2015 UEFA Champions League Final Continental   Barcelona
6 Horse racing   2015 Epsom Derby Domestic Horse:   Golden Horn
Jockey:   Frankie Dettori
Trainer:   John Gosden
6 Horse racing   2015 Belmont Stakes Domestic Horse:   American Pharoah
Jockey:   Victor Espinoza
Trainer:   Bob Baffert
Triple Crown winner
6–11 Fencing   2015 European Fencing Championships Continental   Italy,   Russia, and   France (3 gold medals)
Overall: Italy
6–14 Weightlifting   2015 Junior World Weightlifting Championships International   China
6–5 July Association football   2015 FIFA Women's World Cup International   United States
7 Athletics   British Grand Prix (Birmingham) International   Kenya
7 Formula One   2015 Canadian Grand Prix International   Lewis Hamilton (  Mercedes)
7–14 Amateur boxing   2015 ASBC Asian Confederation Junior Boxing Championships Continental   Uzbekistan
8–10 Baseball   2015 Major League Baseball Draft Domestic #1 pick:   Dansby Swanson (to the   Arizona Diamondbacks from   Vanderbilt)
8–14 Archery   2015 World Archery Youth Championships International   South Korea
9–14 Water polo   2015 FINA Women's Water Polo World League International   United States
11 Athletics   Bislett Games International   Kenya
11–14 Golf   Senior Players Championship International   Bernhard Langer
11–14 Golf   2015 KPMG Women's PGA Championship International   Inbee Park
11–16 Fencing   2015 African Fencing Championships Continental   Tunisia
11–28 Basketball  /  EuroBasket Women 2015 Continental   Serbia
11–4 July Association football   2015 Copa América Continental   Chile
12–28 Multi-sport   2015 European Games Continental   Russia
13 Athletics   Adidas Grand Prix International   United States
13–29 Association football   2015 CPISRA Football 7-a-side World Championships International   Russia
14 Motorcycle racing   Catalan motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Jorge Lorenzo (  Movistar Yamaha MotoGP)
Moto2:   Johann Zarco (  Ajo Motorsport)
Moto3:   Danny Kent (  Leopard Racing)
14 Triathlon   Triathlon World Cup #4 International Men:   Irving Perez
Women:   Valentina Carvallo
17–30 Association football   2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship Continental   Sweden
18–21 Golf   U.S. Open International   Jordan Spieth
20–26 July Twenty20   2015 Caribbean Premier League Regional   Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel
21 Formula One   2015 Austrian Grand Prix International   Nico Rosberg (  Mercedes)
22–4 July Association football   2015 UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship Continental   Spain
23–28 Water polo   2015 FINA Men's Water Polo World League Super Final International   Serbia
25 Basketball   2015 NBA Draft International #1:   Karl-Anthony Towns (to the   Minnesota Timberwolves from the   University of Kentucky)
25–28 Golf   U.S. Senior Open International   Jeff Maggert
26–27 Ice hockey   2015 NHL Entry Draft International #1 pick:   Connor McDavid (to the   Edmonton Oilers from the   Erie Otters)
26–5 July Multi-sport   2015 World Police and Fire Games International   United States
26–5 July Beach volleyball   2015 Beach Volleyball World Championships International Men:   AlisonBruno
Women:   BárbaraÁgatha
27 Motorcycle racing   Dutch TT International MotoGP:   Valentino Rossi (  Movistar Yamaha MotoGP)
Moto2:   Johann Zarco (  Ajo Motorsport)
Moto3:   Miguel Oliveira (  Ajo Motorsport)
27 Mountain bike racing   2015 UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships International Men:   Alban Lakata
Women:   Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå
27 Triathlon   2015 ETU Aquathlon European Championships Continental Men:   Tomáš Svoboda
Women:   Hannah Kitchen
27 Triathlon   2015 ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships International Men:   Cyril Viennot
Women:   Mary Beth Ellis
27–3 July Multi-sport   2015 Island Games International   Jersey
27–5 July Basketball   2015 FIBA Under-19 World Championship International   United States
29–12 July Tennis   2015 Wimbledon Championships International Men:   Novak Djokovic
Women:   Serena Williams

JulyEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
2–8 Multi-sport   2015 IWAS World Junior Games International Results: click here.
3–14 Multi-sport   2015 Summer Universiade International   South Korea
4 Association football   2015 UEFA Regions' Cup Final Continental   Irish Eastern Region
4 Athletics   Meeting Areva International   Kenya
4–5 Air racing   Red Bull Air Race World Championship – Budapest International Master Class:   Hannes Arch (Aircraft: Zivko Edge 540 from   Zivko Aeronautics)
Challenger Class:   Daniel Ryfa (Aircraft: Extra 330LX from   Extra Aircraft)
4–18 Multi-sport   2015 Pacific Games Continental   Papua New Guinea
4–26 Road bicycle racing   2015 Tour de France International   Chris Froome (  Team Sky)
5 Formula One   2015 British Grand Prix International   Lewis Hamilton (  Mercedes)
6–19 Association football   2015 UEFA European Under-19 Championship Continental   Spain
7–26 Association football  /  2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup Continental   Mexico
8–24 August Cricket  /  2015 Ashes series International   England
8–18 American football   2015 IFAF World Championship International   United States
9 Athletics   Athletissima International   United States
9–12 Golf   2015 U.S. Women's Open International   Chun In-gee
9–12 Triathlon   2015 European Triathlon Championships Continental Men:   David Hauss
Women:   Nicola Spirig
9–19 Beach soccer   2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup International   Portugal
10–26 Multi-sport   2015 Pan American Games Continental   United States
12 Motorcycle racing   German motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Marc Márquez (  Repsol Honda Team)
Moto2:   Xavier Siméon (  Gresini Racing)
Moto3:   Danny Kent (  Leopard Racing)
13–19 Fencing   2015 World Fencing Championships International   Russia and   Italy (4 gold medals)
Overall: Russia
13–19 Swimming   2015 IPC Swimming World Championships International   Russia
14 Baseball   2015 Major League Baseball All-Star Game Domestic All-Star Game: American League
Home Run Derby:   Todd Frazier (  Cincinnati Reds)
15–19 Volleyball   2015 FIVB Volleyball World League Final Rounds International   France
15–19 Athletics   2015 World Youth Championships in Athletics International   United States
15–27 Association football   2015 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship Continental   Sweden
16–20 Golf   2015 Open Championship International   Zach Johnson
17 Athletics   Herculis International   United States
18–19 Triathlon   2015 World Triathlon Series #7 International Men:   Vincent Luis
Women:   Gwen Jorgensen
18–19 Triathlon   2015 ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships International   France
18–26 Basketball   2015 FIBA Under-19 World Championship for Women International   United States
19–1 August Handball   2015 Men's Junior World Handball Championship International   France
21–25 BMX racing   2015 UCI BMX World Championships International Men:   Niek Kimmann
Women:   Stefany Hernandez
22–26 Volleyball   2015 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix Final Rounds International   United States
22–26 Rowing   2015 World Rowing U23 Championships International   Italy
23–26 Golf   Senior Open Championship International   Marco Dawson
24–25 Athletics   London Grand Prix International   United States
24–2 August Baseball   12U Baseball World Cup International   United States
24–9 August Aquatics   2015 World Aquatics Championships International   China
25–2 August Multi-sport   2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games International For results, click here.
26 Formula One   2015 Hungarian Grand Prix International   Sebastian Vettel (  Ferrari)
26–30 Powerlifting   2015 IPC Powerlifting Asian Open Championships Continental   China
26–2 August Multi-sport events   2015 European Youth Summer Olympic Festival International   Russia
26–2 August Archery   2015 World Archery Championships International   South Korea
28–2 August Beach volleyball   2015 European Beach Volleyball Championships Continental Men:   SamoilovsŠmēdiņš
Women:   LudwigWalkenhorst
30 Athletics   DN Galan International   United States
30–2 August Golf   2015 Women's British Open International   Inbee Park

AugustEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1–9 Multi-sport   2015 Indian Ocean Island Games International   Réunion
3–8 Radio-controlled 1:10 off-road   2015 EFRA European 1:10 Off-Road Championship Continental 2WD:   Lee Martin (  Yokomo)
4WD:   Michal Orlowski (  Schumacher)
5–9 Rowing   2015 World Rowing Junior Championships International   Germany
6–9 Road cycling   2015 European Road Championships (under-23 and juniors only) Continental   Poland
6–9 Golf   2015 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational International   Shane Lowry
6–9 Judo   2015 World Cadet Judo Championships International   Japan
6–14 Amateur boxing   2015 ASBC Asian Confederation Women's Boxing Championships Continental   China
6–15 Amateur boxing   2015 EUBC European Confederation Boxing Championships Continental   Russia
6–18 Masters athletics   2015 World Masters Athletics Championships International For results, click here.
7–9 Radio-controlled 1:10 off-road   2015 ROAR 1:10 Off-Road National Championship Domestic 2WD:   Ryan Cavalieri (  Team Associated)
4WD:   Ryan Cavalieri (  Team Associated)
7–15 Multi-sport   2015 Parapan American Games International   Brazil
7–16 Multi-sport   2015 CPISRA World Games International   England
7–16 Volleyball   2015 FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship International   Italy
7–20 Handball   2015 Men's Youth World Handball Championship International   France
8–9 Triathlon   Triathlon World Cup #5 International Men:   Igor Polyanski
Women:   Felicity Sheedy-Ryan
8–16 Basketball   2015 FIBA Americas Women's Championship Continental   Canada
9 Motorcycle racing   Indianapolis motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Marc Márquez (  Repsol Honda Team)
Moto2:   Álex Rins (  Páginas Amarillas HP 40)
Moto3:   Livio Loi (  RW Racing GP)
10–16 Tennis   2015 Rogers Cup International Men:   Andy Murray
Women:   Belinda Bencic
10–16 Badminton   2015 BWF World Championships International   China
11 Association football   2015 UEFA Super Cup Continental   Barcelona
11–16 Amateur wrestling   2015 World Junior Wrestling Championships International Men's Freestyle:   Azerbaijan
Women's Freestyle:   Japan
Greco-Roman:   Georgia
Overall:   Azerbaijan
11–21 Gaelic handball   2015 GAA Handball World Championships International Men:   Paul Brady
Women:   Aisling Reilly
Men's team:   Robbie McCarthy and Diarmaid Nash
Women's team:   Aisling Reilly and   Martina McMahon
11–23 Equestrian   2015 FEI European Equestrian Championships Continental For results, click here.
12–19 Volleyball   2015 FIVB Volleyball Women's U23 World Championship International   Brazil
12–9 December Association football 2015 Copa Sudamericana Continental   Santa Fe
13–16 Golf   2015 PGA Championship International   Jason Day
14–23 Volleyball   2015 FIVB Volleyball Boys' U19 World Championship International   Poland
15–16 Air racing   Red Bull Air Race World Championship – Ascot International Master Class:   Paul Bonhomme (Aircraft: Zivko Edge 540 from   Zivko Aeronautics)
Challenger Class:   Petr Kopstein (Aircraft: Extra 330LX from   Extra Flugzeugbau)
15–23 Tennis   2015 Western & Southern Open International Men:   Roger Federer
Women:   Serena Williams
15–23 Amateur boxing   2015 AMBC American Confederation Boxing Championships Continental   Cuba
15–23 Water polo   2015 FINA Junior Water Polo World Championships for Women International   United States
15–23 Amateur boxing   2015 EUBC European Confederation Women's Junior / Youth Boxing Championships Continental Junior:   Russia
Youth:   Russia
16 Motorcycle racing   Czech Republic motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Jorge Lorenzo (  Movistar Yamaha MotoGP)
Moto2:   Johann Zarco (  Ajo Motorsport)
Moto3:   Niccolò Antonelli (  Ongetta-Rivacold)
18–24 Amateur boxing   2015 AFBC African Confederation Boxing Championships Continental   Morocco
19–23 Canoeing   2015 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships International   Belarus
19–29 Association football   2015 AFC U-19 Women's Championship Continental   Japan
19–30 Basketball   AfroBasket 2015 Continental   Nigeria
21–23 Fistball   2015 European Women's Fistball Championship Continental   Germany
22–23 Triathlon   2015 World Triathlon Series #8 International Men:   Francisco Javier Gómez Noya
Women:   Sarah True
22–30 Athletics   2015 World Championships in Athletics International   Kenya (more silver medals won than   Jamaica)
22–6 September Volleyball   2015 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup International   China
22–13 September Road Cycling   2015 Vuelta a España International   Fabio Aru (  Astana Pro Team)
23 Formula One   2015 Belgian Grand Prix International   Lewis Hamilton (  Mercedes)
24–31 Volleyball   2015 FIVB Volleyball Men's U23 World Championship International   Russia
25–30 Judo   2015 World Judo Championships International   Japan
25–30 Swimming   2015 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships International Gold Medal count:   Australia
Championships Trophy:   United States
Men's overall ranking:   Anton Chupkov
Women's overall ranking:   Viktoriya Zeynep Gunes
FINA Trophy:   Viktoriya Zeynep Gunes
25–30 Amateur wrestling   2015 World Cadet Wrestling Championships International Men's Freestyle:   Russia
Women's Freestyle:   Japan
Greco-Roman:   Iran
Overall:   Russia
26–5 September Amateur boxing   2015 ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships Continental   Kazakhstan
28–30 1:10 radio-controlled electric touring car   2015 JMRCA All-Japan 1:10 EP Touring Car Championship Domestic Super Expert:   Akio Sobue (  Tamiya)
28–6 September Baseball