2014 In Sports

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2014 in sports will describe the year's events in world sport.

Contents

Calendar by month

January

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
26 Dec. 2013–5 Ice hockey 2014 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships International  Finland
MVP: Filip Forsberg
28 Dec. 2013–5 Cross-country skiing // 2013–14 Tour de Ski International Men: Martin Sundby
Women: Therese Johaug
29 Dec. 2013–6 Ski jumping / 2013–14 Four Hills Tournament International Thomas Diethart
1 Ice hockey 2014 NHL Winter Classic Domestic Toronto Maple Leafs
3–8 November Motorsport 2014 European Rally Championship season Continental ERC Driver's overall winner: Esapekka Lappi
ERC Co-driver's overall winner: Janne Ferm
2WD Driver's overall winner: Zoltán Bessenyey
2WD Co-driver's overall winner: Yulianna Nyirfàs
Production Cup Driver's overall winner: Vitaliy Pushkar
Production Cup Co-driver's overall winner: Ivan Mishyn
ERC's Junior driver overall winner: Stéphane Lefebvre
Ladies' trophy winner: Ekaterina Stratieva
Ice Masters winner: Robert Kubica
Gravel Masters winner: Kajetan Kajetanowicz
Asphalt Masters winner: Esapekka Lappi
4–12 Darts 2014 BDO World Darts Championship International Men: Stephen Bunting
Women: Lisa Ashton
5–18 Rally // 2014 Dakar Rally International Bikes: Marc Coma ( KTM)
Quads: Ignacio Casale ( Yamaha)
Cars: Nani Roma / Michel Périn ( Mini)
Trucks: Andrey Karginov / Andrey Mokeev / Igor Devyatkin ( Kamaz)
6 American football 2014 BCS National Championship Game Domestic Florida State
MVPs: Jameis Winston and P. J. Williams (both from Florida State)
10–18 Field hockey 2012–13 Men's FIH Hockey World League Final International  Netherlands
11–17 Ice hockey 2014 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships Division II – Group B International  South Korea is promoted to Division II – Group A
 China is relegated to Division III
12–18 Ice hockey 2014 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships Division III International  Belgium is promoted to Division II – Group B
12–19 Snooker 2014 Masters International Ronnie O'Sullivan
12–26 Handball 2014 European Men's Handball Championship Continental  France
13–19 Figure skating 2014 European Figure Skating Championships Continental Men: Javier Fernández
Ladies: Yulia Lipnitskaya
Pairs: Tatiana Volosozhar / Maxim Trankov
Ice dancing: Anna Cappellini / Luca Lanotte
13–26 Tennis 2014 Australian Open International Men: Stanislas Wawrinka
Women: Li Na
16–18 Motorsport 82ème Rallye Automobile de Monte-Carlo International Sébastien Ogier ( Volkswagen)
Julien Ingrassia
16–25 Handball 2014 African Men's Handball Championship Continental  Algeria
16–25 Handball 2014 African Women's Handball Championship Continental  Tunisia
17–24 Squash Tournament of Champions 2014 International Men: Amr Shabana
Women: Nicol David
18–29 Multi-sport 2014 Lusophony Games International  India
19 Marathon Mumbai Marathon International Evans Ruto / Dinknesh Mekash
20–26 Figure skating 2014 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships Continental Men: Takahito Mura
Ladies: Kanako Murakami
Pairs: Sui Wenjing / Han Cong
Ice dancing: Madison Hubbell / Zachary Donohue
21–26 Cycling 2014 Tour Down Under International Simon Gerrans ( Orica-GreenEDGE)
24–26 Rugby sevens 2014 USA Sevens International  South Africa
24–6 February Handball 2014 Asian Men's Handball Championship Continental  Qatar
24–22 March Basketball /////
Ecuador
/// 2014 FIBA Americas League
Continental Flamengo
25 Ice hockey 2014 NHL Stadium Series #1 in Los Angeles Domestic Anaheim Ducks
26 American football 2014 Pro Bowl Domestic Team Rice
26 Ice hockey 2014 NHL Stadium Series #2 in New York City Domestic New York Rangers
26–2 February Bandy XXXIVth Bandy World Championship for men International  Russia
28–8 February Futsal UEFA Futsal Euro 2014 Continental  Italy
28–13 August Association football / 2014 Copa Libertadores Continental San Lorenzo
29 Ice hockey 2014 NHL Stadium Series #3 in New York City Domestic New York Rangers
29–2 February Snooker 2014 German Masters International Ding Junhui
29–1 November Association football 2014 AFC Champions League Continental Western Sydney Wanderers
31–1 February Synchronized skating 2014 French Cup International Team Unique (senior)
Team Fintastic (junior)

February

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1–2 Cyclo-cross 2014 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships International Men's elite race: Zdeněk Štybar
Women's elite race: Marianne Vos
1–8 Baseball 2014 Caribbean Series Regional Naranjeros de Hermosillo
1–15 March Rugby union 2014 Six Nations Championship Continental  Ireland
2 American football Super Bowl XLVIII Domestic Seattle Seahawks
MVP: Malcolm Smith of the Seattle Seahawks
5–8 Motorsport 62nd Rally Sweden International Jari-Matti Latvala ( Volkswagen)
Miikka Anttila
6–8 Synchronized skating Junior World Challenge Cup International Team Fintastic
7–8 Rugby sevens 2014 Wellington Sevens International  New Zealand
7–23 Multi-sport 2014 Winter Olympics International Russia
7–2 November Association football 2014 CAF Champions League Continental ES Sétif
10–16 Tennis 2014 Qatar Total Open International Simona Halep
13–15 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World U18 Championship Division III – Group B International  South Africa is promoted to Division III – Group A
15–16 November Motorsport 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Domestic Kevin Harvick ( Stewart-Haas Racing)
15–2 August Rugby union 2014 Super Rugby season International Waratahs
16 Basketball 2014 NBA All-Star Game Domestic Eastern Conference (NBA)
MVP: Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers
19-22 Bandy VIIth Bandy World Championship for women International  Russia
19–2 March Snooker Welsh Open International Ronnie O'Sullivan
21–14 November Motorsport 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Domestic Matt Crafton ( ThorSport Racing)
22–15 November Motorsport 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series Domestic Chase Elliott ( JR Motorsports)
23 Marathon 2014 Tokyo Marathon (WMM) International Men: Dickson Chumba
Women: Tirfi Tsegaye
23 Motorsport 2014 Daytona 500 Domestic Dale Earnhardt, Jr. ( Hendrick Motorsports)
23–2 November Motorsport ///// 2014 Superbike World Championship season International Sylvain Guintoli ( Aprilia)
26–2 March Track cycling 2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships International  Germany and  France (4 gold medals each)
26–3 March Squash Windy City Open 2014 International Grégory Gaultier

March

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
4 Sept. 2013–4 Ice hockey /////// 2013–14 KHL season Regional Continental Cup winner: Dynamo Moscow
Top Scorer: Sergei Mozyakin
1 Bandy United States Bandy Final (Gunnar Cup) Domestic Minneapolis Bandolier
1 Ice hockey 2014 NHL Stadium Series #4 (final) in Chicago Domestic Chicago Blackhawks
1–7 December Motorsport / 2014 International V8 Supercars Championship Regional Overall driver winner: Jamie Whincup ( Red Bull Racing Australia)
Pirtek Endurance Cup winners: Jamie Whincup / Paul Dumbrell
Team winners: Triple Eight Race Engineering
2 Ice hockey 2014 Heritage Classic (NHL) Domestic Ottawa Senators
3–16 Tennis 2014 BNP Paribas Open International Men: Novak Djokovic
Women: Flavia Pennetta
6–9 Motorsport 2014 Rally México International Sebastien Ogier ( Volkswagen)
Julien Ingrassia
7–9 Athletics 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships International  United States
7–9 Speed skating 2013–14 ISU Speed Skating World Cup – World Cup 5 International  Netherlands
7–16 Multi-sport 2014 Winter Paralympics International Russia
7–18 Multi-sport 2014 South American Games Regional  Brazil (gold and overall medals)
7–6 April Ice hockey // 2014 KHL Nadezhda Cup Regional Avangard Omsk
7–30 April Ice hockey ///// 2014 KHL Gagarin Cup Regional Metallurg Magnitogorsk
8–26 October Association football / 2014 Major League Soccer season Regional Supporters' Shield winner: Seattle Sounders FC
9–16 Cycling 2014 Paris–Nice International Carlos Betancur ( Ag2r-La Mondiale)
10–16 Figure skating 2014 World Junior Figure Skating Championships International Men: Nam Nguyen
Ladies': Elena Radionova
Pairs: Yu Xiaoyu / Jin Yang
Ice dance: Kaitlin Hawayek / Jean-Luc Baker
10–16 Snooker 2014 World Open (snooker) International Shaun Murphy
12–18 Cycling 2014 Tirreno–Adriatico International Alberto Contador ( Team Tinkoff-Saxo)
14–16 Speed skating 2013–14 ISU Speed Skating World Cup – World Cup 6 International  Netherlands
14–16 Ski flying FIS Ski-Flying World Championships 2014 International Severin Freund
14–21 Squash 2013 WSA World Championship International Laura Massaro
15 Bandy Finnish Bandy Final Domestic Oulun Luistinseura
15–19 Squash 2013 PSA World Series Finals International Ramy Ashour
15–16 Volleyball 2013–14 CEV Women's Champions League Final Four Continental Dinamo Kazan
15–16 Freestyle wrestling 2014 FILA Wrestling World Cup - Men's freestyle International  Iran
15–16 Freestyle wrestling 2014 FILA Wrestling World Cup - Women's freestyle International  Japan
15–4 April Association football 2014 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup International  Japan
15–23 Curling 2014 Ford World Women's Curling Championship International   Switzerland
16 Bandy Swedish Bandy Final Domestic Sandvikens AIK
16 Formula One 2014 Australian Grand Prix International Nico Rosberg ( Mercedes)
16–6 April Cricket 2014 ICC World Twenty20 and 2014 ICC Women's World Twenty20 International Men:  Sri Lanka
Women:  Australia
17–30 Tennis 2014 Sony Open Tennis International Men: Novak Djokovic
Women: Serena Williams
18–23 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship Division I – Qualification International  Austria is promoted to Division I "A"
18–7 April Basketball 2014 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament Domestic Connecticut Huskies
19–22 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF Women's World Championship Division II – Group B Qualification International  Mexico is promoted to Division II - Group B
22–23 Volleyball 2013–14 CEV Champions League Final Four Continental Belogorie Belgorod
22–23 Rugby sevens 2014 Japan Sevens International  Fiji
22–8 April Basketball 2014 NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Tournament Domestic Connecticut Huskies
22–28 September Baseball / 2014 Major League Baseball season Regional American League's Season MVP: Mike Trout ( Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim)
National League's Season MVP: Clayton Kershaw ( Los Angeles Dodgers)
23 Cycling 2014 Milan–San Remo International Alexander Kristoff ( Team Katusha)
23 Motorcycle racing 2014 Qatar motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Marquez ( Honda)
Moto2: Esteve Rabat ( Kalex-Honda)
Moto3: Jack Miller ( KTM)
23–30 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship International  Canada
24–30 Cycling 2014 Volta a Catalunya International Joaquim Rodríguez ( Team Katusha)
24–30 Figure skating 2014 World Figure Skating Championships International Men's: Yuzuru Hanyu
Ladies': Mao Asada
Pairs: Aliona Savchenko / Robin Szolkowy
Ice dancing: Anna Cappellini / Luca Lanotte
24–30 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World U18 Championship Division II – Group A International  Lithuania is promoted to Division I – Group B
 Romania is relegated to Division II – Group B
24–30 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World U18 Championship Division III – Group A International  Australia is promoted to Division II – Group B
 New Zealand is relegated to Division III – Group B
24–30 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF Women's World Championship Division II – Group B International  Croatia is promoted to Division II – Group A
 Turkey is relegated to Division II – Group B Qualification
28 Cycling 2014 E3 Harelbeke International Peter Sagan ( Cannondale)
28–30 Rugby sevens 2014 Hong Kong Sevens International  New Zealand
28–12 April Ice hockey 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament Domestic Union Dutchmen
29–4 April Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship Division I International  Switzerland is promoted to the Top Division
 Great Britain is relegated to Division I Qualification
29–6 April Curling 2014 World Men's Curling Championship International  Norway (Thomas Ulsrud (skip))
30 Bandy Russian Bandy Final Domestic Yenisey
30 Cycling 2014 Gent–Wevelgem International John Degenkolb ( Giant-Shimano)
30 Formula One 2014 Malaysian Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
30–30 August Motorsport / 2014 IndyCar Series season Regional Will Power ( Team Penske)
31–6 April Snooker China Open International Ding Junhui

April

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
6 Aug. 2013–23 Association football 2013–14 CONCACAF Champions League International Cruz Azul
3–6 Golf 2014 Kraft Nabisco Championship International Lexi Thompson
3–6 Rally 2014 Rally de Portugal International Sebastien Ogier ( Volkswagen)
Julien Ingrassia
5 Horse racing 2014 Grand National Domestic Pineau de Re (jockey: Leighton Aspell, trainer: Richard Newland)
5–6 Triathlon 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series #1 International Men: Javier Gómez
Women: Jodie Stimpson
5–15 Ice hockey / 2014 IIHF World Championship Division II International  Estonia is promoted to Division I – Group B
 Israel is relegated to Division II – Group B
 Spain is promoted to Division II - Group A
 Turkey is relegated to Division III
6 Formula One 2014 Bahrain Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
6 Road cycling 2014 Tour of Flanders International Fabian Cancellara ( Trek Factory Racing)
6–12 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World Championship Division III International  Bulgaria is promoted to Division II – Group B
6–12 Ice hockey / 2014 IIHF Women's World Championship Division I International  Czech Republic is promoted to the Elite Division
 Slovakia is relegated to Division I – Group B
 Latvia is promoted to Division I – Group A
 Kazakhstan is relegated to Division II – Group A
6–12 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF Women's World Championship Division II – Group A International  Italy is promoted to Division I – Group B
 Australia is relegated to Division II – Group B
7–12 Cycling 2014 Tour of the Basque Country International Alberto Contador ( Team Tinkoff-Saxo)
10–13 Golf 2014 Masters Tournament International Bubba Watson
10–25 Amateur boxing 2014 AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships International  United States (3 boxing titles)
11–21 September Motorsport 2014 FIA European Hill Climb Championship season Continental Category I winner: Igor Stefanovski ( Mitsubishi)
Category II winner: Simone Faggioli ( Norma Auto Concept)
13 Marathon 2014 London Marathon (WMM) International Men: Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich
Women: Edna Kiplagat
13 Cycling 2014 Paris–Roubaix International Niki Terpstra ( Omega Pharma-Quick Step)
13 Motorcycle racing 2014 Motorcycle Grand Prix of the Americas International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Honda)
Moto2: Maverick Viñales ( Kalex)
Moto3: Jack Miller ( KTM)
13 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of Morocco International José María López ( Citroën)
Sébastien Loeb ( Citroën)
13–18 Squash El Gouna International 2014 International Ramy Ashour
13–19 Ice hockey / 2014 IIHF World U18 Championship Division I International  Latvia is promoted to the Top Division
 Italy is relegated to Division I – Group B
 Hungary is promoted to Division I – Group A
 Poland is relegated to Division II – Group A
13–20 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World U18 Championship Division II – Group B International  Estonia is promoted to Division II – Group A
 Iceland is relegated to Division III – Group A
13–20 Tennis 2014 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters International Stanislas Wawrinka
13–21 September Motorsport 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series season Continental Pro Cup winner: Laurens Vanthoor ( W Racing Team)
Pro Cup Team winners: Christopher Mies / César Ramos ( W Racing Team)
Pro-Am winners: Andrea Rizzoli / Stefano Gai ( Ferrari)
Pro-Am Team winners: Nick Catsburg / Henry Hassid ( TDS Racing BMW)
Gentlemen trophy winners: Francisco Guedes / Peter Mann ( AF Corse)
14–19 Ice hockey 2014 Allan Cup Domestic Dundas Real McCoys
16–13 June Ice hockey / 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs (NHL) Domestic Los Angeles Kings
MVP: Justin Williams of the Los Angeles Kings
17–27 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World U18 Championships International  United States
19–5 May Snooker 2014 World Snooker Championship International Mark Selby
19–15 June Basketball / 2014 NBA Playoffs Continental San Antonio Spurs
MVP: Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs
19–19 October Motorsport 2014 European Le Mans Series season Continental GTC team winners: #73 SMP Racing
LMP2 team winners: #36 Signatech Alpine
LMGTE team winners: #72 SMP Racing
19–19 October Motorsport 2014 FIA European Formula 3 Championship season Continental Rookie and overall driver winner: Esteban Ocon ( Prema Powerteam)
Team championship winner: Prema Powerteam
20 Road cycling 2014 Amstel Gold Race International Philippe Gilbert ( BMC Racing Team)
20 Formula One 2014 Chinese Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
20 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of France International Yvan Muller ( Citroën)
José María López ( Citroën)
20–26 Ice hockey / 2014 IIHF World Championship Division I International  Slovenia and  Austria are both promoted to the Top Division
 South Korea is relegated to Division I – Group B
 Poland is promoted to Division I – Group A
 Romania is relegated to Division II – Group A
20–30 November Motorsport ///// 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship season International Overall driver winners: Anthony Davidson ( Toyota Motorsport GmbH) & Sébastien Buemi ( Toyota Motorsport GmbH) (tie)
Overall GT driver winners: Gianmaria Bruni ( AF Corse) & Toni Vilander ( AF Corse) (tie)
LMP1 Team Drivers' Trophy winners: Mathias Beche ( Rebellion Racing), Nicolas Prost ( Rebellion Racing), & Nick Heidfeld ( Rebellion Racing) (3-way tie)
LMP2 overall winner: Sergey Zlobin ( SMP Racing)
LMGTE Am Drivers winners: Kristian Poulsen ( Aston Martin Racing) & David Heinemeier Hansson ( Aston Martin Racing) (tie)
Manufacturers' Championship winner: Toyota
GT Manufacturers winner: Ferrari
Private LMP1 Teams winners: Rebellion Racing
LMP2 Teams winners: SMP Racing
LMGTE Pro Teams winners: AF Corse
LMGTE Am Teams winners: Aston Martin Racing
21 Marathon 2014 Boston Marathon (WMM) International Men: Meb Keflezighi
Women: Rita Jeptoo
21–2 November Motorsport 2014 Blancpain Sprint Series season Continental Maximilian Götz ( HTP Motorsport/Mercedes-Benz)
23–27 Wrestling 2014 Asian Wrestling Championships Continental  Iran
23–27 Badminton 2014 European Badminton Championships Continental  Denmark
24–26 Judo
Ecuador
2014 Pan American Judo Championships
Continental  Brazil
24–27 Judo 2014 European Judo Championships Continental  France
25–26 Handball 2014 Oceania Handball Championship Regional  Australia
26–27 Triathlon 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series #2 International Men: Javier Gómez
Women: Jodie Stimpson
27 Motorcycle racing 2014 Argentine motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Honda)
Moto2: Esteve Rabat ( Kalex)
Moto3: Romano Fenati ( KTM)
28–5 May Table tennis 2014 World Team Table Tennis Championships International China

May

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
12 Oct. 2013–11 Rugby sevens //////// 2013–14 IRB Sevens World Series International  New Zealand
28 Nov. 2013–17 Rugby sevens //// 2013–14 IRB Women's Sevens World Series International  New Zealand
3 Horse racing 2014 Kentucky Derby Domestic California Chrome (jockey: Victor Espinoza; trainer: Art Sherman)
3–11 Tennis 2014 Mutua Madrid Open International Men: Rafael Nadal
Women: Maria Sharapova
3–28 September Motorsport 2014 FIA European Rallycross Championship season Continental SuperCars winner: Robin Larsson
Super1600s winner: Sergej Zagumennov
TouringCars winner: Daniel Lundh
3–2 November Motorsport 2014 International GT Open season Continental Main and Super GT winners: Roman Mavlanov / Daniel Zampieri
GTS winner: Giorgio Roda
Team Super GT winner: V8 racing
Team GTS winners: AF Corse
Manufacturer's Cup (GT) winner: Chevrolet
Manufacturer's Cup (GTS) winner: Ferrari
Gentleman's Cup winner: Claudio Sdanewitsch
3–29 November Motorsport // 2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship season International Overall winner: Petter Solberg
Team winners: Ford Olsberg MSE
4 Motorcycle racing 2014 Spanish motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Repsol Honda)
Moto2: Mika Kallio ( Marc VDS Racing Team)
Moto3: Romano Fenati ( KTM)
4 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of Hungary International Yvan Muller ( Citroën)
Gianni Morbidelli ( Chevrolet)
5–10 Volleyball 2014 FIVB Volleyball Men's Club World Championship International Belogorie Belgorod
7–11 Volleyball 2014 FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship International Dynamo Kazan
8–10 American football 2014 NFL Draft Domestic #1 pick: Jadeveon Clowney, University of South Carolina ( Houston Texans)
9 Athletics Doha Diamond League International  Kenya
9–21 Association football 2014 UEFA European Under-17 Championship Continental  England
9–25 Ice hockey 2014 IIHF World Championship International  Russia
9–1 June Road cycling 2014 Giro d'Italia International Nairo Quintana ( Movistar Team)
9–5 October Motorsport 2014 FIA International Hill Climb Cup season Continental Category I winner: Nikolay Zlatkov
Category II winner: Vaclav Janik
10–18 Association football 2014 OFC Champions League Final Regional Auckland City
11 Formula One 2014 Spanish Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
11 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of Slovakia International Sébastien Loeb ( Citroën World Touring Car Team)
Race two cancelled, due to heavy rain.
12–18 Squash 2014 PSA & WSA British Open International Grégory Gaultier / Nicol David
12–18 Tennis 2014 Internazionali BNL d'Italia International Men: Novak Djokovic
Women: Serena Williams
14 Association football 2014 UEFA Europa League Final Continental Sevilla
14–25 Association football 2014 AFC Women's Asian Cup Continental  Japan
15–16 Greco-Roman wrestling 2014 FILA Wrestling World Cup - Men's Greco-Roman International  Iran
15–18 Basketball 2013–14 Euroleague Final Four Continental Maccabi Tel Aviv B.C.
15–18 Golf The Tradition International Kenny Perry
16–23 Ice hockey 2014 Memorial Cup Continental Edmonton Oil Kings
17 Horse racing 2014 Preakness Stakes Domestic California Chrome (jockey: Victor Espinoza; trainer: Art Sherman)
17–18 Triathlon 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series #3 International Men: Javier Gómez
Women: Gwen Jorgensen
18 Athletics Shanghai Golden Grand Prix International  United States
18 Motorcycle racing 2014 French motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Marquez ( Repsol Honda)
Moto2: Mika Kallio ( Marc VDS Racing Team)
Moto3: Jack Miller ( KTM)
18–20 September Motorsport NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Domestic L.P. Dumoulin ( Dodge)
21–1 June Association football 2014 Toulon Tournament International  Brazil
22 Association football 2014 UEFA Women's Champions League Final Continental Wolfsburg
22–25 Golf Senior PGA Championship International Colin Montgomerie
22–25 Golf BMW PGA Championship International Rory McIlroy
23–20 July Volleyball 2014 FIVB Volleyball World League International  United States
10 Oct. 2013–23 Rugby union ///// 2013–14 European Challenge Cup Continental Northampton Saints
24 Association football 2014 UEFA Champions League Final Continental Real Madrid
11 Oct. 2013–24 Rugby union ///// 2013–14 Heineken Cup Continental Toulon
25 Formula One 2014 Monaco Grand Prix International Nico Rosberg ( Mercedes)
25 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of Austria International Yvan Muller ( Citroën)
José María López ( Citroën)
25 IndyCar 2014 Indianapolis 500 Domestic Ryan Hunter-Reay ( Andretti Autosport)
25–8 June Tennis 2014 French Open International Men: Rafael Nadal
Women: Maria Sharapova
30–1 June Rowing 2014 European Rowing Championships Continental  Czech Republic and  Great Britain won 2 gold medals each.
30–9 June Ice Hockey 2014 Kelly Cup Finals Domestic Alaska Aces
31 Athletics Prefontaine Classic International  United States
31 Triathlon 2014 ETU Aquathlon European Championships International Men: Oleksiy Syutkin
Women: Tereza Zimovjanova
31–1 June Triathlon 2014 ITU Duathlon World Championships International Men: Benoît Nicolas
Women: Sandra Lévénez
31–1 June Triathlon 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series #4 International Men: Mario Mola
Women: Gwen Jorgensen
31–15 June Field hockey 2014 Men's and Women's Hockey World Cup International Men:  Australia
Women:  Netherlands
17 Aug. 2013–31 Rugby union 2013–14 Top 14 season Domestic Toulon
6 Sept. 2013–31 Rugby union 2013–14 Aviva Premiership Domestic Northampton Saints
6 Sept. 2013–31 Rugby union /// 2013–14 RaboDirect Pro12 Continental Leinster

June

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1 Motorcycle racing 2014 Italian motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Repsol Honda)
Moto2: Esteve Rabat ( Marc VDS Racing Team)
Moto3: Romano Fenati ( Sky Racing Team by VR46)
2–20 Rugby union 2014 IRB Junior World Championship International  England
3–8 Beach volleyball 2014 European Beach Volleyball Championships Continental Men: Paolo Nicolai and Daniele Lupo
Women: Madelein Meppelink and Marleen van Iersel
5 Athletics Golden Gala - Pietro Mennea International  Kenya and the  United States won 3 gold medals each
5–7 Baseball 2014 Major League Baseball Draft Continental #1 pick: Brady Aiken, Cathedral Catholic High School, ( Houston Astros)
5–8 3x3 Basketball 2014 FIBA 3x3 World Championships International Men:  Qatar
Women:  United States
7 Horse racing 2014 Belmont Stakes Domestic Tonalist (jockey: Joel Rosario; trainer: Christophe Clement)
7–14 Fencing 2014 European Fencing Championships Continental  Italy
8 Formula One 2014 Canadian Grand Prix International Daniel Ricciardo ( Red Bull Racing)
8 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of Russia International José María López ( Citroën)
Ma Qinghua ( Citroën)
8–17 Ice hockey / 2014 Calder Cup Finals Continental Texas Stars
10–15 Rhythmic gymnastics 2014 Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships Continental Individual overall: Yana Kudryavtseva
Group overall:  Russia
11 Athletics Bislett Games International  United States
4–13 Ice hockey / 2014 Stanley Cup Finals Regional Los Angeles Kings
12–15 Golf 2014 U.S. Open International Martin Kaymer
12–13 July Association football 2014 FIFA World Cup International  Germany
14 Athletics Adidas Grand Prix International  United States
15 Motorcycle racing 2014 Catalan motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Repsol Honda)
Moto2: Esteve Rabat ( Marc VDS Racing Team)
Moto3: Álex Márquez ( Honda)
19–22 Golf 2014 U.S. Women's Open International Michelle Wie
20–22 Rowing 2014 Henley Women's Regatta International Friday's Results
Saturday's Results
Sunday's Results
22 Formula One 2014 Austrian Grand Prix International Nico Rosberg ( Mercedes)
22 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of Belgium International Yvan Muller ( Citroën)
José María López ( Citroën)
22–29 Handball 2014 Pan American Men's Handball Championship Continental  Argentina
23–6 July Tennis 2014 Wimbledon Championships International Men: Novak Djokovic
Women: Petra Kvitová
26 Basketball 2014 NBA Draft International #1 pick: Andrew Wiggins, University of Kansas ( Cleveland Cavaliers)
26–29 Golf Senior Players Championship International Bernhard Langer
27–28 Ice hockey 2014 NHL Entry Draft International #1 pick: Aaron Ekblad, Barrie Colts, ( Florida Panthers)
27–29 Triathlon 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series #5 International Men: Javier Gómez
Women: Gwen Jorgensen
28 Motorcycle racing 2014 Dutch TT International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Repsol Honda)
Moto2: Anthony West ( Honda)
Moto3: Álex Márquez ( Honda)

July

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
2–7 Fencing 2014 Asian Fencing Championships International  South Korea
3 Athletics Athletissima International  Kenya
5 Athletics Meeting Areva International  United States
5–27 Road cycling 2014 Tour de France International Vincenzo Nibali ( Astana)
6 Formula One 2014 British Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
8–20 Basketball 2014 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship International  Turkey
10–13 Golf United States Senior Open International Colin Montgomerie
10–13 Golf 2014 Women's British Open International Mo Martin
11–12 Athletics British Athletics Grand Prix - Glasgow International  United States
11–19 Basketball 2014 FIBA Asia Cup Continental  Iran
12–13 Triathlon 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series #6 International Men: Alistair Brownlee
Women: Gwen Jorgensen
13 Motorcycle racing 2014 German motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Repsol Honda)
Moto2: Dominique Aegerter ( Technomag carXpert)
Moto3: Jack Miller ( KTM)
13–27 Water polo 2014 Men's and Women's European Water Polo Championship Continental Men:  Serbia
Women:  Spain
15 Baseball 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game Domestic American League (MVP: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels)
15–20 Diving 2014 FINA Diving World Cup International  China
15–23 Fencing 2014 World Fencing Championships International  Italy and  Russia
16 and 23 Association football 2014 Recopa Sudamericana Continental Atlético Mineiro
17–20 Golf 2014 Open Championship International Rory McIlroy
17–26 Shooting 2014 IPC Shooting World Championships International  South Korea
18 Athletics Herculis International  United States
19 Basketball 2014 WNBA All-Star Game Domestic Eastern Conference
Atlanta Dream
20 Formula One 2014 German Grand Prix International Nico Rosberg ( Mercedes)
22–27 Athletics 2014 World Junior Championships in Athletics International  United States
22–27 Beach handball 2014 Beach Handball World Championships International Men:  Brazil
Women:  Brazil
23–3 August Multi-sport 2014 Commonwealth Games International  England (ENG)
24–27 Golf 2014 International Crown International  Spain
24–27 Golf Senior Open Championship International Bernhard Langer
25–24 August Volleyball 2014 FIVB World Grand Prix International  Brazil
27 Formula One 2014 Hungarian Grand Prix International Daniel Ricciardo ( Red Bull)

August

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1–17 Rugby union 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup International  England
2–10 Tennis 2014 Rogers Cup International Men: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Women: Agnieszka Radwańska
3 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of Argentina International José María López ( Citroën) (both races won)
5–24 Association football 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup International  Germany
6–10 Canoeing 2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships International  Hungary
7–10 Golf 2014 PGA Championship International Rory McIlroy
10 Motorcycle racing 2014 Indianapolis motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Honda)
Moto2: Mika Kallio ( Marc VDS Racing Team)
Moto3: Efrén Vázquez ( Honda)
10–17 Athletics 2014 European Athletics Championships Continental Great Britain
11–17 Tennis 2014 Western & Southern Open Continental Men: Roger Federer
Women: Serena Williams
12 Association football 2014 UEFA Super Cup Continental Real Madrid
13–24 Swimming 2014 European Aquatics Championships Continental  Great Britain
14–17 Golf 2014 LPGA Championship International Inbee Park
16–28 Multi-sport 2014 Summer Youth Olympics International China
16–4 October Rugby union /// 2014 Rugby Championship International New Zealand
17 Motorcycle racing 2014 Czech Republic motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Dani Pedrosa ( Honda)
Moto2: Esteve Rabat ( Marc VDS Racing Team)
Moto3: Alexis Masbou ( Honda)
19–23 Squash Malaysian Open 2014 International Raneem El Weleily
21 Athletics DN Galan International  United States
21–25 Swimming 2014 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships International  United States
23–24 Triathlon 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series #7 International Men: Jonathan Brownlee
Women: Sarah Groff
23–7 September Equestrianism 2014 FEI World Equestrian Games International  Great Britain
23–14 September Road cycling 2014 Vuelta a España International Alberto Contador (/ Team Tinkoff-Saxo)
24 Athletics British Athletics Grand Prix - Birmingham International  Jamaica
24 Formula One 2014 Belgian Grand Prix International Daniel Ricciardo ( Red Bull Racing)
24–31 Rowing 2014 World Rowing Championships International  New Zealand
25–31 Badminton 2014 BWF World Championships International  China
25–31 Judo 2014 World Judo Championships International  Japan
25–8 September Tennis 2014 US Open International Men: Marin Čilić
Women: Serena Williams
26–31 Squash 2014 PSA & WSA Hong Kong Open International Men: Mohd El Shorbagy
Women: Nicol David
26–1 September Triathlon 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final International Men: Alistair Brownlee
Women: Gwen Jorgensen
Men's Overall winner: Javier Gómez
Women's Overall winner: Gwen Jorgensen
27–13 December American football 2014 NCAA Division I FBS football season Domestic
28 Athletics Weltklasse Zürich International  United States
30–14 September Basketball 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup International United States
30–21 September Volleyball 2014 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship International  Poland
31 Motorcycle racing 2014 British motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Honda)
Moto2: Esteve Rabat ( Marc VDS Racing Team)
Moto3: Álex Rins ( Estrella Galicia 0,0)

September

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
4–28 December American football 2014 NFL season Domestic
5 Athletics Memorial Van Damme International  United States
5–7 Rhythmic gymnastics 2014 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup Final International Individual overall: Yana Kudryavtseva
Group overall:  Russia
6–19 Shooting 2014 ISSF World Shooting Championships International  China
7 Formula One 2014 Italian Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
7 Hurling 2014 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final Domestic Drawn; replay on 27 September
8–14 Wrestling 2014 World Wrestling Championships International Men freestyle:  Russia
Greco-Roman:  Armenia(golds)/ Iran(points)
Women freestyle:  Japan
Overall:  Russia
8–21 Sailing 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships International  France
10–12 American football 2014 IFAF Flag Football World Championship International Men:  United States
Women:  Canada
11–14 Golf 2014 Evian Championship International Kim Hyo-joo
11–28 Association football
Ecuador
2014 Copa América Femenina
Continental Brazil
13 Formula E 2014 Beijing ePrix International Lucas di Grassi ( Joest Racing)
14 Motorcycle racing 2014 San Marino and Rimini's Coast motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Valentino Rossi ( Yamaha)
Moto2: Esteve Rabat ( Marc VDS Racing Team)
Moto3: Álex Rins ( Estrella Galicia 0,0)
16–21 Canoeing 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships International  France
19–4 October Multi-sport 2014 Asian Games Continental China
21 Formula One 2014 Singapore Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
21 Gaelic football 2014 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final Domestic Kerry
21–28 Road cycling 2014 UCI Road World Championships International  Germany
21–28 Rhythmic gymnastics 2014 World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships International Individual overall: Yana Kudryavtseva
Team Competition:  Russia
Groups:  Bulgaria
Overall:  Russia
23–12 October Volleyball 2014 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship International  United States
24–28 Table Tennis 2014 European Table Tennis Team Championship Continental  Portugal
26–28 Golf 2014 Ryder Cup International Europe
26–28 Basketball 2014 FIBA Intercontinental Cup International Flamengo
27 Hurling 2014 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final Replay Domestic Kilkenny
27–5 October Basketball 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women International  United States
28 Marathon 2014 Berlin Marathon (WMM) International Men: Dennis Kimetto
Women: Tirfi Tsegaye
28 Motorcycle racing 2014 Aragon motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Yamaha)
Moto2: Maverick Viñales ( Pons HP 40)
Moto3: Romano Fenati ( Sky Racing Team by VR46)
29–5 October Tennis 2014 China Open (tennis) International Men: Novak Djokovic
Women: Maria Sharapova

October

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
3–12 Artistic gymnastics 2014 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships International  United States
5 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of China #1 (Beijing) International Race 1: Tom Chilton ( ROAL Motorsport)
Race 2: Robert Huff ( Lada Sport)
5 Formula One 2014 Japanese Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
5–12 Tennis 2014 Shanghai Rolex Masters International Roger Federer
11–12 Motorsport 2014 FIA Hill Climb Masters Continental Category I winner: Yanick Bodson ( Porsche)
Category II winner: Eric Berguerand ( Lola Cars)
Category III winner: Nicolas Schatz ( Norma Auto Concept)
Nations Cup winners:  Italy
12 Formula One 2014 Russian Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
12 Marathon 2014 Chicago Marathon (WMM) International Men: Eliud Kipchoge
Women: Rita Jeptoo
12 Motorcycle racing 2014 Japanese motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Yamaha)
Moto2: Thomas Lüthi ( Interwetten Racing)
Moto3: Álex Márquez ( Estrella Galicia 0,0)
12 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of China #2 (Shanghai) International Race 1: José María López ( Citroën Total WTCC)
Race 2: Mehdi Bennani ( Proteam Motorsport)
12–18 Squash 2014 PSA & WSA US Open International Men: Mohamed El Shorbagy
Women: Nicol David
17–19 Fencing Men's Foil World Cup[1][2] International Men: Jérémy Cadot
Team:  Italy
18–24 Multi-sport 2014 Asian Para Games Continental  China (CHN)
19 Motorcycle racing 2014 Australian motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Valentino Rossi ( Yamaha)
Moto2: Maverick Viñales ( Pons HP 40)
Moto3: Jack Miller ( Red Bull KTM Ajo)
20–26 Tennis WTA Tour Championships International Singles: Serena Williams
Doubles: Cara Black / Sania Mirza
21–29 Baseball 2014 World Series Domestic San Francisco Giants
MVP: Madison Bumgarner (San Francisco Giants)
22–24 Draughts 2014 Turkish Draughts World Championship International Faik Yildiz
22–24 Draughts 2014 Rapid Draughts World Championship International Ainur Shaibakov
26 Motorcycle racing 2014 Malaysian motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Honda)
Moto2: Maverick Viñales ( Pons HP 40)
Moto3: Efrén Vázquez ( SaxoPrint-RTG)
26 WTCC 2014 FIA WTCC Race of Japan International Race 1: José María López ( Citroën Total WTCC)
Race 2: Gabriele Tarquini (/ Castrol Honda WTC Team)
27–2 November Tennis Paris Masters International Novak Djokovic
29–7 December Association football 2014 MLS Cup Playoffs Regional LA Galaxy
MVP: Robbie Keane (LA Galaxy)
31–1 November Horse racing 2014 Breeders' Cup International Click here for results

November

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
2 Formula One 2014 United States Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
2 Marathon 2014 New York City Marathon (WMM) International Men: Wilson Kipsang
Women: Mary Keitany
8–11 Ice hockey 2015 IIHF Women's World Championship Qualification Series International  Japan qualified to participate in the 2015 IIHF Women's World Championship
8–16 Weightlifting 2014 World Weightlifting Championships International  China
9 Formula One 2014 Brazilian Grand Prix International Nico Rosberg ( Mercedes)
9 Motorcycle racing 2014 Valencian Community motorcycle Grand Prix International MotoGP: Marc Márquez ( Honda)
Moto2: Thomas Lüthi ( Interwetten Racing)
Moto3: Jack Miller ( Red Bull KTM Ajo)
9–16 Tennis 2014 ATP World Tour Finals International Singles: Novak Djokovic
Doubles: Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
13–24 Amateur boxing 2014 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships International  Russia
14–21 Squash 2014 PSA World Championship International Ramy Ashour
14–23 Multi-sport 2014 Asian Beach Games Continental Thailand
14–30 Multi-sport 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games Regional  Cuba
16 WTCC 2014 Guia Race of Macau International Race 1: José María López ( Citroën Total WTCC)
Race 2: Robert Huff ( Lada Sport)
22 Formula E 2014 Putrajaya ePrix International Sam Bird ( Virgin Racing)
22–20 December Association football / 2014 AFF Suzuki Cup Regional
23 Formula One 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix International Lewis Hamilton ( Mercedes)
28–13 December Tennis /// International Premier Tennis League Continental
29–7 December Field hockey 2014 Women's Hockey Champions Trophy International  Argentina
30 Canadian football 2014 Grey Cup Domestic Calgary Stampeders
Grey Cup Most Valuable Player: Bo Levi Mitchell (Calgary Stampeders)
30–6 December Association football 2014 International Women's Club Championship International São José

December

Date Sport Venue/Event Status Winner/s
1–6 Squash 2014 WSF Women's World Team Championships International  England
3–7 Swimming 2014 FINA World Swimming Championships (25 m) International  Brazil
6–14 Field hockey 2014 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy International
7–13 Ice hockey 2015 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships – Division II Group A International
7–21 Handball / 2014 European Women's Handball Championship Continental
10–20 Association football 2014 FIFA Club World Cup International
11–17 Mind sport 2014 SportAccord World Mind Games International
13 Formula E 2014 Punta del Este ePrix International
13–19 Ice hockey 2015 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships – Division II Group B International
14–20 Ice hockey / 2015 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships – Division I International
26–5 January 2015 Ice hockey 2015 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships International

Alpine skiing

Amateur boxing

  • April 10 – 25: 2014 AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships in Sofia[4][5]
    • Men's light fly winner: Shalkar Aikhynbay
    • Men's fly winner: Shakur Stevenson
    • Men's bantam winner: Javier Ibanez
    • Men's light winner: Ablaikhan Zhussupov
    • Men's light welter winner: Bibert Tumenov
    • Men's welter winner: Bektemir Melikuziev
    • Men's middle winner: Dmitrii Nesterov
    • Men's light heavy winner: Blagoy Naydenov
    • Men's heavy winner: Yordan Hernandez
    • Men's super heavy winner: Daramni Rock
    • Women's fly winner: Anush Grigoryan
    • Women's light winner: Jajaira Gonzalez
    • Women's middle winner: Elzbieta Wojcik
  • August 23 – 27: 2014 Summer Youth Olympics[6]
  • November 13 – 25: 2014 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Jeju City[7]
    •  Russia won both the gold and overall medal tallies.

American football

Aquatics

Archery

Association football

Athletics

Badminton

Bandy

January

February

March

May

  • 6th – The Gothenburg based club GAIS decides to withdraw from next season's Swedish top-tier Elitserien in spite of being qualified.[347]

Baseball

Basketball

Beach soccer

Beach volleyball

Biathlon

BMX racing (supercross)