Great Sporting Events Dads Can Still Look Forward To This Year

Great Sporting Events Dads Can Still Look Forward To This Year

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Do you love sports? Did you think the year was over when the Olympics came to a close? Not so fast guys, there’s still plenty for the dads to look forward to. There are still going to be days where you’ll be desperately fighting for the remote and failing to claim it. That’s why we recommend you start thinking about setting your Tivo to record. Otherwise, you’re going to miss it all. What are we talking about?

Melbourne Cup

Great Sporting Events Dads Can Still Look Forward To This Year

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If you love horse racing, you might be interested in the Melbourne Cup. It’s the biggest horse racing event in Australia, and it’s watched all over the world. Have a look at horse racing news today and you’ll find plenty of information. Get ready to see the best jockeys strive to get their stallion across the finish line first. That’s on the 1st November, and you don’t want to miss it. You might even want to head down to a sports bar and watch it in a large community. That way, you’ll be able to witness cheers first hand as the lucky one’s horses race to victory.

World Cup Qualifiers

Great Sporting Events Dads Can Still Look Forward To This Year

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No sooner than the Olympics ended, we can start looking forward to the world cup. The qualifiers begin this month and run through to November. Already, big questions are looming. Will England qualify? Will we see America compete once again? More importantly, does it really matter when everyone knows that neither will win? Still, you can look forward to all the action as the first fun games are completed before the main event begins in 2018! That’s right, as soon as one sports event ends we start preparing for the next one, and so do the athletes. Even if it is over a year away.

Paralympics

Great Sporting Events Dads Can Still Look Forward To This Year

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The Olympics may be over, but the Paralympic games have just begun. They won’t finish until later this month, and you can catch all the action right now. Four thousand athletes from around the world are competing for glory. We’ll find out which country claims victory a few weeks from now when all the athletes return home, greeted warmly by the general public. An event that you can also look forward to watching if that floats your boat in a wonderful display of victory parades.

Davis Cup Final

Great Sporting Events Dads Can Still Look Forward To This Year

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At the end of the year, the Davis Cup final begins with Andy Murray ready to help represent Britain. Who will win in this nail biter as teams from across the world compete? Britain claimed victory last year, and they might get a second chance next month too. With Wimbledon over, this is the best you have to look forward to in the world of tennis.

Baseball Season

Great Sporting Events Dads Can Still Look Forward To This Year

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Finally, in America, we have the MLB which ends in October. The final matches are sure to be exciting, and we’ll be watching to see if the Phillies have any hope of winning. After the season ends, teams will be looking to snatch up the best players. Word has it that the Yankees already have their sites on a few winners. All in all, it should be interesting to see how things shape up going into the 2017 season in April.

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