Sports events to look forward to in 2016
2016 is going to be a spectacular one as far as sports are concerned. Olympics being the major attraction for the year, let’s take an overview of other sporting events that are going to keep the sports fans hooked up.
The Four Grand Slams
The Tennis loving society is always excited about the Grand Slams. It is going to be a treat to see Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams defend their three championships and fighting for the fourth one.
ICC World Twenty20
Cricket being a religion in itself, cricket fans are always excited for any and every cricket tournament! This season is going to be held in India. The biggest attraction of the tournament is likely to be the group stage battle between arch rivals India and Pakistan when they face each other in Dharamsala on March 19.
The Olympics Games
The highlight of the year are the Olympic Games which are one of the prestigious sporting events. This season will be held at the ex- Brazilian capital, Rio de Janeiro. Thousands of athletes sweat it out to qualify for this mega event.
After a rough year for FIFA due to the huge corruption scandal, the new year will see the top 24 European nations fighting it out to claim the Euro 2016 title in France.
The Paralympic Games
The Paralympic Games are held parallely with the Olympic Games, which witnesses the determination and dedication of the physically disabled sportsmen.
Could Arsenal make it three FA Cup titles in a row? Your guess is as good as mine! Lets wait and watch.
Tour de France
The annual multiple stage bicycle race, held primarily in France is in its 103rd edition. If Chris Froome is successful in defending his yellow jersey in 2016 as well, will be worth seeing.
Indian Premier League
With two new teams from Pune and Rajkot, this IPL season is going to be as exciting as every year. IPL which is also famous for its glamour quotient, this year again will see its fair share of late night parties and controversies.
With Lewis Hamilton defending Drivers’ Champion and introduction of a new team, Haas F1, this season is sure to keep its fans on the edge.
Brace yourself for all the fun!!