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Top Sporting Events To Look For In January

January 11, 2017 Sports No Comments Email Email

The year starts on a great sporting tip. Regardless of whether you are in Africa, Europe, Australia or the USA. Even betting enthusiasts will have their fill of opportunities to bet real money. The magnitude and number of the sporting events demand that you mark your calendar. Failure to do that will definitely result in missing of some great sporting fixtures.

The earliest sporting event on the calendar is the Brisbane International. This is the first tennis event of the year. The Australian open is the next tennis event on the cards. Grand slam tennis starts on the 16th. Whether the world number one Andy Murray will finally win the Aussie Open on the 29th is anyone’s bet. His competition includes five time winner Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer. Everyone is hoping for an Angelique Kerber versus Serena Williams women’s final. It would epic rematch.

The BDO World Darts Championships gets underway on the 7th and the World Handball Championship starts in France on the 11th. The Handball championships ends on the same day as the Australian open.

There is no dull day in the world of sport in January 2017. Should you come across one just get sporty on the best online betting site such as! Gabon will be host the biggest football showcase on the African continent. The African Cup of Nations kicks off on 14 January. Cote d’Ivoire will have to survive a very difficult group to defend their crown. The other teams in the group are Togo, Morocco and DR Congo and all title contenders. AfCon action spills over into February with the final on the 5th.

On the second day on the AfCon the Snooker masters gets underway. From the 15th Ronnie O’Sullivan’s title will be on the line.

The last weekend closes off the month with a WBA Super Bantamweight Championship match.  MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas will host the rematch between Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton.

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