Sports-betting calendar for 2018

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There are plenty of sporting events that you can bet on during any given day of the year. However, a few events stand out as highlights over all the rest -- and you can never be too well-prepared when one of those days rolls around.

To give you a better sense of when these events take place, Chalk has put together a full calendar of sports-betting highlights through the rest of 2018. This list, which includes a wide range of sporting events from around the world, will be updated as new events are announced during the coming months.


29: (MLB) MLB season begins

31: (NCAAB) Final Four

31: (Boxing) Anthony Joshua vs. Joseph Parker


2: (NCAAB) National championship

5: (Golf) Masters Tournament begins

11: (NHL) Playoffs begin

26: (NFL) NFL draft


5: (Horse Racing) Kentucky Derby

5: (Boxing) Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Álvarez

19: (Horse Racing) Preakness Stakes

26: (Soccer) Champions League final

27: (Auto Racing) Indianapolis 500

27: (Tennis) French Open begins


9: (Horse Racing) Belmont Stakes

14: (Golf) U.S. Open begins

14: (Soccer) World Cup begins

21: (NBA) NBA draft


2: (Tennis) Wimbledon begins

15: (Soccer) World Cup final

19: (Golf) The Open Championship begins


9: (Golf) PGA Championship begins

23: (Golf) FedEx Cup Playoffs begin

27: (Tennis) US Open begins


2: (Horse Racing) Breeders' Cup begins