Sydney is a real sporting city in every sense of the word, and most of the residents of this buzzing metropolis love either playing or watching sport of all kinds.
In this blog we take a look at some of the most happening sporting events coming to Sydney in the next few months.
Telstra Premiership Grand Final
Sydney Olympic Park – 1st October
One of Australia’s most prestigious sporting events takes place on the 1st of October, which is the Telstra NRL Premiership Grand Final. This incredible event at the ANZ stadium looks as though it will be the best ever.
Followers of Rugby League will be flocking to the stadium to witness this incredible event, and it is sure to be a sell out.
Spring Champion Stakes
Randwick 7th October
The Champion Stakes day is the culmination of the 2017 Sydney Spring Carnival. Sponsored by Moet & Chandon, this most glamorous of occasions is highlighted by the Champion Stakes Day.
Style is the name of the game, and racing punters are dressed to the nines to witness who eventually take away the AUD$ half a million Group One title. Entertainment on the day is not just of a sporting variety, there is also award winning hospitality on hand to keep everybody contented.
Women’s Rugby League World Cup
Southern Cross Group Stadium 16th – 22nd November
Sydney plays host to the all the preliminary games and the semi-finals of the Women’s Rugby League World Cup. The final will be held in Brisbane on Saturday 2nd of December.
Australia will face England and the Cook Islands in Pool A, whilst in Pool B, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Canada face off against each other. This wonderful event will take place simultaneously as the men’s world cup is held elsewhere in Australia. Interestingly it will be the first time that both the men’s and the women’s finals will be held on the same day.
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
Double Bay 26th December
The annual Boxing Day yacht race once again takes place in Double Bay as the Sydney – Hobart Yacht Race starts on the waters of Sydney Harbour.
The race will leave Double Bay, out in the Tasman Sea, Storm Bay and the Derwent River. This event has become a highly popular spectator event and well and truly heralds that Summer has arrived.
In fact this yacht race sponsored by Rolex is as popular as the Melbourne Cup, Davis Cup tennis and Ashes tests. The race takes place over 628 nautical miles until it reaches the finish line in the Derwent River in Hobart.
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