Each corner of the planet has its cultural flavor, and from different cultures comes a variety of sports. From elegant cricket matches to the intense wrestling in jiu-jitsu, there are various different sporting events throughout the world. But with so many different sporting events, it is hard to keep track of the best ones around the world. So today, let’s take a look at top 5 sporting events of 2020.
The Master’s Tournament
Golf is one of the most prestigious sports around the world and is an incredibly difficult one as well. So a tournament where the best of the best players gather once a year is truly a spectacle. After starting all the way back in 1934, the master’s tournament still remains the heart and soul of golf.
2019 saw over 80 participants going head to head for that prestigious green jacket. But in the end, Tiger Woods was able to win his fifth green jacket. In 2020 will he make it his sixth, or will someone rise above and make the
predator the prey.
The Grand National
The Grand National is one of the most prestigious sporting events of the current decade. After its inception in 1839, the Grand National tournament has occurred every year since its inception. Other than being the most prestigious horse racing event in the world, it is also the most difficult one.
A test is designed for both the horse and jockey. The horse will be jumping 30 fences within a set time. A combination of speed and stabi
a four-mile course, no rider comes out unscathed.
The Super Bowl
Saying that the super bowl is America’s biggest sporting event would be to sell it short. From exclusive trailers to exclusive music performances and exclusive ads keep you entertained during the breaks and half time. Many consider it to be one of the biggest sporting events in the world, even though football is exclusive to the United States.
The super bowl doesn’t just promise amazing trailers and live performances, but it also has in store amazing playoff runs that will leave their audience short of breath.
UEFA Champions League
While the UEFA champions league does not bring in the ridiculous ads and performances of the super bowl, it does bring the people some of the best soccer in the world. It is second only to the FIFA world cup in terms of popularity. In this event, 32 teams fight for the champions league trophy.
Each team plays against each other in a double round-robin system to determine the champion, pitting the best of the best against each other.
For roughly two weeks, teams from around the world will compete in various Olympic sports once every two years for a beautiful gold medal. Possibly the biggest athletic event in the world, 2020 will see the return of the Olympics and with it a fire within the people of different countries to support their country’s team.
In conclusion, these are the biggest sporting events that are to happen in 2020, and it sure is an exciting year for the sports fan.