October 2016 in sports

Events calendarEdit

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1 Speedway   2016 FIM Torun Grand Prix of Poland International   Niels Kristian Iversen
1–3 Table tennis   2016 Men's World Cup International   Fan Zhendong
1–8 R/C 1:8 nitro off-road racing   2016 IFMAR 1:8 IC Off-Road World Championship International   David Ronnefalk (  HB Racing)
2 Formula One   2016 Malaysian Grand Prix International   Daniel Ricciardo (  Red Bull Racing)
2 Horse racing   2016 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe International   Found (Jockey:   Ryan Moore)
2–8 Darts   2016 World Grand Prix International   Michael van Gerwen
3–8 Amateur boxing   2016 World University Boxing Championships International   Thailand
3–9 Tennis   2016 China Open International Men:   Andy Murray
Women:   Agnieszka Radwańska
4–22 Baseball   2016 Major League Baseball postseason Domestic ALCS:   Cleveland Indians
NLCS:   Chicago Cubs
6–9 Supercars   2016 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 Domestic   Will Davison /   Jonathon Webb
(  Tekno Autosports)
7–9 Table tennis   2016 Women's World Cup International   Miu Hirano
7–9 Amateur wrestling   2016 World Veteran Wrestling Championships
(Men's & Women's Freestyle only)
International For results, click here.
7–22 Kabaddi   2016 Kabaddi World Cup International   India
8 Multi-sport   Cybathlon International    Switzerland
8 Triathlon   2016 Ironman World Championship International Men:   Jan Frodeno
Women:   Daniela Ryf
9 Formula E   2016 Hong Kong ePrix International   Sébastien Buemi (  Renault e.dams)
9 Formula One   2016 Japanese Grand Prix International   Nico Rosberg (  Mercedes)
9 Marathon   2016 Chicago Marathon (WMM #5) International Men:   Abel Kirui
Women:   Florence Kiplagat
9–16 Road bicycle racing   2016 UCI Road World Championships International   Germany
9–16 Tennis   2016 Shanghai Masters International   Andy Murray
11–15 3x3 basketball   2016 FIBA 3x3 World Championships International Men:   Serbia
Women:   Czech Republic
12–May 2017 Basketball  / / / / / / / /  2016–17 EuroLeague Continental   Fenerbahçe
13–30 Association football   2016 AFC U-19 Championship Continental   Japan
14–22 Curling   2016 World Mixed Curling Championship International   Russia (Alexander Krushelnitskiy, Anastasia Bryzgalova, Daniil Goriachev, Maria Duyunova)
15–16 Radio-controlled racing   2016 JMRCA All-Japan 1:8 GP Racing Championship Domestic   Takaaki Shimo (  Mugen Seiki)
16 Motorcycle racing   2016 Japanese motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Marc Márquez (  Repsol Honda Team)
Moto2:   Thomas Lüthi (  Garage Plus Interwetten)
Moto3:   Enea Bastianini (  Gresini Racing Moto3)
17–23 Volleyball   2016 FIVB Volleyball Men's Club World Championship International   Sada Cruzeiro
18–23 Table tennis   2016 European Table Tennis Championships Continental   Germany
18–23 Volleyball   2016 FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship International   Eczacıbaşı VitrA
19–23 Track cycling   2016 UEC European Track Championships Continental   France
20–23 Radio-controlled racing   2016 ROAR 1:8 Fuel On-Road National Championship Domestic   Jonathan J. Wang
21–23 Rowing   2016 World Rowing Coastal Championships International   Spain
22 Speedway   2016 FIM Grand Prix of Australia International   Chris Holder
22 Triathlon   ITU Triathlon World Cup #9 International Men:   Uxio Abuin Ares
Women:   Summer Cook
23 Formula One   2016 United States Grand Prix International   Lewis Hamilton (  Mercedes)
23 Ice hockey   2016 Heritage Classic Domestic   Edmonton Oilers
23 Motorcycle racing   2016 Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Cal Crutchlow (  LCR Honda)
Moto2:   Thomas Lüthi (  Garage Plus Interwetten)
Moto3:   Brad Binder (  Red Bull KTM Ajo)
23–30 Snooker   2016 International Championship International   Mark Selby
23–30 Tennis   2016 WTA Finals International Singles:   Dominika Cibulková
Doubles:   Ekaterina Makarova /   Elena Vesnina
24–30 Table tennis   2016 African Table Tennis Championships Continental   Egypt
25–30 Amateur wrestling   2016 World University Wrestling Championships International Freestyle:   Iran
Greco-Roman:   Turkey
Women Wrestling:   Russia
25–30 Karate   2016 World Karate Championships International   Japan
25–2 November Baseball   2016 Major League Baseball World Series Domestic   Chicago Cubs
27–30 Golf   2016 WGC-HSBC Champions International   Hideki Matsuyama
27–6 November Squash   2016 Men's World Open Squash Championship International   Karim Abdel Gawad
28–30 Darts   2016 European Championship International   Michael van Gerwen
28–6 November Baseball   2016 23U Baseball World Cup International   Japan
28–20 November Rugby league   2016 Rugby League Four Nations International   Australia
29 Triathlon   ITU Triathlon World Cup #10 International Men:   Uxio Abuin Ares
Women:   Ai Ueda
29–6 November Tennis   2016 Paris Masters International Singles:   Andy Murray
Doubles:   Henri Kontinen /   John Peers
30 Motorcycle racing   2016 Malaysian motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP:   Andrea Dovizioso (  Ducati Team)
Moto2:   Johann Zarco (  Ajo Motorsport)
Moto3:   Francesco Bagnaia (  Aspar Mahindra Team Moto3)
30 Formula One   2016 Mexican Grand Prix International   Lewis Hamilton (  Mercedes)