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What major sports events happened in 1998?

What major sports events happened in 1998?

Sporting Highlights for 1998

Date Results
June – 10 – July 12 FIFA World Cup (Football) tournament was held in France, won by France.
July the Cycling Tour de France was won by Marco Pantani
July Tennis Wimbledon won by Pete Sampras and Jana Novotna
July Golf British Open won by Mark O’Meara

Who won championships in 1998?

Chicago Bulls
1998 NBA Finals/Champion

What is the biggest sporting event in history?

Most Watched Sporting Events of All Time

  • Stanley Cup Final. The Stanley Cup is the ultimate prize in the NHL.
  • Wimbledon. Bjorn Borg won five consecutive Wimbledon singles championships.
  • The Masters.
  • Kentucky Derby.
  • Daytona 500.
  • NBA Finals.
  • College Football Playoff National Championship.
  • March Madness Final Four.

What are the main sporting events?

Major Sports Events in the World

  • FIFA World Cup.
  • Olympic Games.
  • The UEFA Champions League.
  • Cricket World Cup.
  • Super Bowl.
  • Wimbledon Tennis.
  • Tour de France Cycling.
  • Rugby World Cup.

What happened in the year 1998?

1998 was filled with very interesting events, from sporting achievements to political scandals. This year saw US President Bill Clinton caught up in the Monica Lewinsky scandal, resulting in his impeachment by the United States House of Representatives.

Who won the finals in 1997?

1997 NBA Finals/Champion

Did the Bulls win a 6th championship?

Chicago then held on to win after John Stockton missed a 3-point field goal, winning their sixth NBA championship in eight years….Chicago Bulls.

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What is the most watched TV event in history?

University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona was the site of Super Bowl XLIX, the most-watched broadcast in American television history with 114.4 million viewers.

Which sport is most watched in the world?

With 3.5 billion fans around the world, soccer is the one sport that pretty much the whole world can agree upon can be claimed the most watched sports in the world.

What is the best sporting event to watch?

The Most Watched Sporting Events in The World

  • Tour de France – 3.5 Billion Viewers.
  • World Cup of Soccer – 3.3 Billion Viewers.
  • Cricket World Cup – 2.6 Billion Viewers.
  • Summer Games – 2 Billion Viewers.
  • Winter Games – 2 Billion Viewers.
  • Women’s World Cup – 1.12 Billion Viewers.
  • Boxing – 1 Billion Viewers.

What sporting events are on in 2020?

2020 World Sporting Event Calendar

Date(s) Sport Event
Sep 19 – Sep 28 (postponed from June) Ice Hockey Stanley Cup finals
Sep 24-27 Cycling UCI Road World Championships
Sep 25-27 (postponed to 2021) Golf Ryder Cup
Sep 27-Oct 11 (postponed from May) Tennis French Open

What was cool in 1998?

Take a stroll down memory lane and reminisce over what the world was like in 1998, below.

  • Google was founded.
  • Titanic dominated the Oscars.
  • President Bill Clinton was impeached.
  • The first Apple iMac came out.
  • Europeans agreed on the common currency of the Euro.
  • Harrison Ford was named People’s Sexiest Man Alive.

What was the most popular sporting event in 1998?

See the Top Earners for 1998. There were a few major world sporting events this year, such as the Winter Olympics, FIFA World Cup and the Commonwealth Games. The year of the Winter Olympics saw the debut of two events, women’s ice hockey and snowboarding.

Is the 1998 sports calendar based on data?

This calendar is based on data available to It includes major sporting events from the previous year 1998. If the calendar seems incomplete, rest assured that events will be added with complete data. Click on the event to see the results

Where was the FIFA World Cup held in 1998?

Below is a timeline of some significant results in the world of sport for the year 1998. FIFA World Cup (Football) tournament was held in France, won by France. Commonwealth Games held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

What was the most famous sports event of the 1990s?

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