Sports Calendar

The month-by-month list will be updated with further fixtures and events as they are confirmed but please bear in mind that dates and venues are subject to change.

June

1-5: Cricket - England v Pakistan, second Test, Headingley

2: Football - International friendly - England v Nigeria, Wembley

2: Horse racing - The Derby, Epsom

2-3: Rugby league - Challenge Cup quarter-finals

7: Football - International friendly - England v Costa Rica, Elland Road

7: Football - Women's World Cup qualifying - Wales v Bosnia and Herzegovina; Scotland v Belarus

8: Football - Women's World Cup qualifying - Northern Ireland v Netherlands; Russia v England

9: Rugby union - Australia v Ireland, Brisbane; South Africa v England, Johannesburg; NB: Wales and Scotland schedule TBA

9: Cricket - England women v South Africa women, first ODI, Worcester

9-10: Triathlon - ITU World Series, Leeds

10: Formula E - Zurich E-Prix, Race 10

10: Formula 1 - Canadian Grand Prix, Montreal

10: Cricket - Scotland v England, ODI, The Grange

10: Triathlon - World Triathlon Series, Leeds

12: Cricket - England women v South Africa women, second ODI, Hove

12: Football - Women's World Cup qualifying - Poland v Scotland; Wales v Russia.

13: Cricket - England v Australia, first ODI, The Oval (d/n)

13-17: Cycling - Women's Tour

14 June-15 July: Football - World Cup, Russia - full fixtures

14-17: Golf - US Open, Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, New York

14-17: Karate - World Championships, Dundee

15: Cricket - England women v South Africa women, third ODI, Canterbury (d/n)

16: Rugby union - Australia v Ireland, Melbourne; South Africa v England, Bloemfontein; NB: Wales and Scotland schedule TBA

16: Cricket - England v Australia, second ODI, Cardiff

17-18: Cricket - One-Day Cup semi-finals

18: Football - World Cup: England v Tunisia, Volgograd

18-24: Tennis - Aegon Championships, Queen's Club; London & Birmingham Classic

19: Cricket - England v Australia, third ODI, Trent Bridge (d/n)

19-23: Horse racing - Royal Ascot

21: Cricket - England v Australia, fourth ODI, Chester-le-Street (d/n)

22-30: Tennis - Aegon International, Devonshire Park, Eastbourne

23: Rugby union - Australia v Ireland, Sydney; South Africa v England, Cape Town; NB: Wales and Scotland schedule TBA

23: Cricket - England women v South Africa women, T20 tri-series, Taunton

24: Formula 1 - French Grand Prix, Le Castellet

24: Football - World Cup: England v Panama, Nizhny Novgorod

24: Cricket - England v Australia, fifth ODI, Old Trafford

27: Cricket - England v Australia, T20, Edgbaston (d/n)

28: Football - World Cup: England v Belgium, Kaliningrad

28: Cricket - England women v New Zealand women T20 tri-series, Taunton

28 June-1 July: Golf - Women's PGA Championship, Kemper Lakes Golf Club, Illinois

30: Cricket - One-Day Cup final, Lord's

30 June-1 July: Athletics - British Championships team trials, Birmingham

30 June-3 July: Football - World Cup second round

July

1: Formula 1 - Austrian Grand Prix, Spielberg

1: Cricket - Women's T20 tri-series final, Chelmsford

2-15: Tennis - Wimbledon

3, 6 & 8: Cricket - England v India T20s

4: Cricket - T20 Blast starts

6-7: Football - World Cup quarter-finals

7-29: Cycling - Tour de France

7: Cricket - England women v New Zealand women, first ODI, Headingley

8: Formula 1 - British Grand Prix, Silverstone

10: Football - World Cup semi-final, St Petersburg

10: Cricket - England women v New Zealand women, second ODI, Derby (d/n)

11: Football - World Cup semi-final, Moscow

12, 14 & 17: Cricket - England v India ODIs

13: Cricket - England women v New Zealand women, third ODI, Leicester (d/n)

14: Football - World Cup third-place play-off, St Petersburg

14-15: Triathlon - ITU World Series, Hamburg

14-15: Athletics - World Cup London 2018, London Stadium

15: Football - World Cup final, Moscow

19-22: Golf - The Open, Carnoustie

20-22: Rugby union - Men's and women's Rugby Sevens World Cup, San Francisco

21-22: Athletics - London Anniversary Games, London Stadium

21 July-5 Aug: Hockey - Women's World Cup, London

22: Cricket - Women's Super League starts

22: Formula 1 - German Grand Prix, Hockenheim

27-29: Triathlon - ITU World Series, Edmonton

28-29: Cycling - Ride London-Surrey

29: Formula 1 - Hungarian Grand Prix, Budapest

30 July-5 Aug: Badminton - World Championships, Nanjing, China

30 July-12 Aug: Sailing - World Championships, Aarhus, Denmark

31 July-5 Aug: Taekwondo - World Championships, Buenos Aires, Argentina

August

1-12: European Championship - Glasgow and Berlin. Inaugural event featuring rowing (2-5), cycling (2-12), gymnastics (2-12), aquatics (3-12), athletics (7-12), golf (7-12) and triathlon (9-11)

1-5: Cricket - England v India, first Test, Edgbaston

2-5: Golf - Women's British Open, Royal Lytham & St Annes

9: Football - Premier League transfer window closes

9-13: Cricket - England v India second Test, Lord's

11/12: Football - 2018-2019 Premier League season starts

15: Football - Uefa Super Cup, Tallinn

16-19: Golf - US PGA Championship, Bellerive Country Club, Missouri

18-22: Cricket - England v India, third Test, Trent Bridge

18: Athletics - Birmingham Diamond League

23-26: Cricket - T20 Blast quarter-finals

23-26: Canoeing - Sprint World Championships, Coimbra, Portugal

25: Rugby league - Challenge Cup final, Wembley

25-26: Triathlon - ITU World Series, Montreal

25 Aug-16 Sept: Cycling - La Vuelta a Espana

26: Formula 1 - Belgian Grand Prix, Spa-Francorchamps

26: Motorcycling - British MotoGP, Silverstone

27 Aug-9 Sept: Tennis - US Open, New York

27: Cricket - Women's Super League Finals Day, Hove

30: Football - Women's World Cup qualifiers - Scotland v Switzerland

30 Aug-3 Sept: Cricket - England v India, fourth Test, Southampton

31: Football - Women's World Cup qualifiers - Wales v England; Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland

September

1-10: Modern pentathlon - World Championships, Mexico

2: Formula 1 - Italian Grand Prix, Monza

2-9: Cycling - Tour of Britain

4: Football - Women's World Cup qualifiers - Kazakhstan v England; Albania v Scotland; Northern Ireland v Slovakia

6: Football - Uefa Nations League - Wales v Republic of Ireland

6-16: Climbing - World Championships, Innsbruck, Austria

8: Football - Uefa Nations League - England v Spain; Northern Ireland v Bosnia and Herzegovina

9: Football - Uefa Nations League - Denmark v Wales

9: Athletics - Great North Run

9-16: Rowing - World Championships, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

10: Football - Uefa Nations League - Scotland v Albania

12-16: Triathlon - ITU World Series Final, Gold Coast

13-16: Golf - Evian Championship, Evian-les-Bains, France

14-16: Tennis - Davis Cup semi-finals

15: Cricket - T20 Blast Finals Day, Edgbaston

16: Formula 1 - Singapore Grand Prix, Marina Bay

16-23: Judo - World Championships, Baku, Azerbaijan

23-30: Cycling - UCI Road World Championships, Innsbruck, Austria

28-30: Golf - Ryder Cup, Le Golf National, Paris

30: Formula 1 - Russian Grand Prix, Sochi

October

4-7: Motorsport - Wales Rally GB

7: Formula 1 - Japanese Grand Prix, Suzuka

11: Football - Uefa Nations League - Israel v Scotland

12: Football - Uefa Nations League - Croatia v England; Austria v Northern Ireland

13: Football - Uefa Nations League - Republic of Ireland v Denmark

13: Rugby league - Super League Grand Final, Old Trafford

15: Football - Uefa Nations League - Spain v England; Bosnia and Herzegovina v Northern Ireland

16: Football - Uefa Nations League - Republic of Ireland v Wales

19-21: Taekwondo - Manchester Grand Prix

20: Horse racing - British Champions Day, Ascot

21: Formula 1 - United States Grand Prix, Austin

22-28: Tennis - WTA Finals, Singapore

25 Oct-3 Nov: Gymnastics - World Championships, Doha

27: Rugby league - England v New Zealand, first Test, Hull

28: Formula 1 - Mexican Grand Prix, Mexico City

November

3-24: Cricket - ICC Women's World Twenty20, hosted by West Indies

3: Rugby union - England v South Africa; Wales v Scotland; Ireland fixture TBC

3: Rugby league - England v New Zealand second Test, Liverpool

10: Rugby union - England v New Zealand; NB: Wales, Scotland & Ireland fixtures TBC

10-11: Tennis - Fed Cup final

11: Formula 1 - Brazilian Grand Prix, Sao Paulo

11: Rugby league - England v New Zealand third Test, Leeds

12-18: Tennis - ATP Finals, London

15: Football - Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland, Dublin

15-18: Golf - DP World Championship, Dubai

16: Football - Uefa Nations League - Wales v Denmark

17: Football - Uefa Nations League - Albania v Scotland

17: Rugby union - England v Japan; NB: Wales, Scotland & Ireland fixtures TBC

18: Football - Uefa Nations League - England v Croatia; Northern Ireland v Austria

19: Football - Uefa Nations League - Denmark v Republic of Ireland

20: Football - Uefa Nations League - Scotland v Israel

23-25: Tennis - Davis Cup final

24: Rugby union - England v Australia; NB: Wales, Scotland & Ireland fixtures TBC

25: Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Marina

27 Nov-9 Dec: Snooker - UK Championship, York

28 Nov-16 Dec: Hockey - Men's World Cup, India

December

11-16: Swimming - World Short Course Championships, Hangzhou

26: Horse racing - King George VI Chase, Kempton