The year 2022 brought with it great news as the COVID-19 graph started to decline. Many countries finally lifted travel restrictions. But for sports fanatics, this is not the only great thing about 2022.
2022 is also the year that brings with it several prominent sporting events that one must attend at all costs. There is a little something for everyone to anticipate this year, be it Winter Olympics or the UEFA League.
However, not everyone is lucky enough to be able to have taken part in the events that have taken place so far or make it to the ones that are yet to take place. Their best bet is to utilize the ESPN live stream subscription and enjoy these events in front of their TV screens. Anyway, these are the biggest sporting events of the year 2022.
Winter Olympics 2022
The Winter Olympics, officially known as XXIV Olympic Winter Games, took place in China in February this year. The event consisted of a total of 109 events spread across 15 different sports. Some of the most prominent of which were figure skating, alpine skiing, snowboarding, and cross-country skiing. Even though all the participating countries fought to their last breath like champions, Norway was the one to emerge victorious at the end with 37 medals, out of which 16 were gold medals.
IIHF World Championship
While some of you might not have had the chance to catch the Winter Olympics 2022, there is still hope for you to get a piece of the “ice action” as the IHFF World Championship is just around the corner. Planned to be hosted by Finland, the 2022 Ice Hockey Championship events shall take place in Helsinki and Tampere.
Since the lower division championships were canceled back in 2021, the teams that have automatically qualified so far are Finland, United States, Belarus, Switzerland, Slovakia, Germany, Denmark, Canada, Italy, Norway, Latvia, Great Britain, and Kazakhstan.
UEFA Champions League Final
The most hyped-up football game across the glove is set to take place on 29th May 2022. That’s right, the UEFA Champions League Final is finally about to happen, so be ready to hop on to ESPN live stream free if visiting the stadium is not something you can manage right now. Though the final match was initially planned to take place in Saint Petersburg, Russia, it is now scheduled to be played in Paris, France.
Tennis fans rejoice, as the event you guys have been waiting for is almost here. As the summers draw near, the excitement for Wimbledon grows stronger. Surprisingly, this year, the Middle Sunday shall be the busiest of all as the organizers have confirmed that it shall have a full schedule. As a result, a larger audience would be easily able to attend the events.
FIFA 2022 World Cup
Who can forget the biggest football known to man? This list would not be complete if we did not mention the FIFA 2022 World Cup. This year, this ginormous football spectacle is set to take place in Qatar, starting in November and ending in December 2022.
There are a few interesting aspects to this year’s FIFA Worldcup as well. For instance, Qatar has constructed a stadium, especially for the FIFA 2022 Football World Cup. Stadium 974 is officially unveiled in Ras Abu Aboud, Doha, Qatar, where the event is set to debut. Moreover, this is the first time that a World Cup is taking place in the Northern Hemisphere in the winters.
Indianapolis 500 (Indy 500)
Indianapolis 500 aka Indy 500, is also close by as Sunday, 29th May arrives closer. This annual automotive racing event is a spectacle that keeps petrolheads and speed-freaks on the edge of their racing seats all year long.
US Open 2022
Wimbledon is not the only appealing event that Tennis fans can look forward to this year. They can also satisfy their thirst for tennis when the US Open starts in New York in August. There, they can expect to see numerous of their favorite tennis celebrities, including Daniil Medvedev, Novak Djokovic, and several others.
Super Bowl is also among the major sporting events that the residents of the United States especially look forward to. The Super Bowl 2022 took place in 2022, with the Los Angeles Rams and Cincinnati Bengals facing off in the finals. And after an intense match, it was the Rams who came out on top.
Wrapping It Up
There are numerous other sporting events to look forward to as well later this year. From NBA Finals to UEFA Women’s Euro 2022, there is a lot that the year 2022 has to offer.