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Sports championships almanac

After a partial stadium power outage, Ed Reed and the Ravens went on to win Super Bowl XLVII. Christian Petersen/Getty Images

1998

NFL: Denver Broncos
NCAA Football: Tennessee

NBA: Chicago Bulls
NCAA Men's Basketball: Kentucky
NCAA Women's Basketball: Tennessee

MLB: New York Yankees

NHL: Detroit Red Wings

World Cup: France

NASCAR Cup Series: Jeff Gordon

PGA Championship: Vijay Singh
British Open: Mark O'Meara
U.S. Open: Lee Janzen
Masters: Mark O'Meara
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Pat Hurst
RICOH Women's British Open: Sherri Steinhauer
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Se Ri Pak
U.S. Women's Open: Se Ri Pak

Australian Open: Petr Korda, Martina Hingis
French Open: Carlos Moya, Arantxa Sanchez
Wimbledon: Pete Sampras, Jana Novotna
US Open: Patrick Rafter, Lindsay Davenport


1999

NFL: St. Louis Rams
NCAA Football: Florida State

NBA: San Antonio Spurs
NCAA Men's Basketball: Connecticut
NCAA Women's Basketball: Purdue

MLB: New York Yankees

NHL: Dallas Stars

NASCAR Cup Series: Dale Jarrett

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods
British Open: Paul Lawrie
U.S. Open: Payne Stewart
Masters: Jose Maria Olazabal
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Dottie Pepper
RICOH Women's British Open: Sherri Steinhauer
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Juli Inkster
U.S. Women's Open: Juli Inkster

Australian Open: Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Martina Hingis
French Open: Andre Agassi, Steffi Graf
Wimbledon: Pete Sampras, Lindsay Davenport
US Open: Andre Agassi, Serena Williams


2000

NFL: Baltimore Ravens
NCAA Football: Oklahoma

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers
NCAA Men's Basketball: Michigan State
NCAA Women's Basketball: Connecticut

MLB: New York Yankees

NHL: New Jersey Devils

NASCAR Cup Series: Bobby Labonte

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods
British Open: Tiger Woods
U.S. Open: Tiger Woods
Masters: Vijay Singh
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Karrie Webb
RICOH Women's British Open: Sophie Gustafson
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Juli Inkster
U.S. Women's Open: Karrie Webb

Australian Open: Andre Agassi, Lindsay Davenport
French Open: Gustavo Kuerten, Mary Pierce
Wimbledon: Pete Sampras, Venus Williams
US Open: Marat Safin, Venus Williams


2001

NFL: New England Patriots
NCAA Football: Miami (FL)

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers
NCAA Men's Basketball: Duke
NCAA Women's Basketball: Notre Dame

MLB: Arizona Diamondbacks

NHL: Colorado Avalanche

NASCAR Cup Series: Jeff Gordon

PGA Championship: David Toms
British Open: David Duval
U.S. Open: Retief Goosen
Masters: Tiger Woods
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Annika Sorenstam
RICOH Women's British Open: Se Ri Pak
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Karrie Webb
U.S. Women's Open: Karrie Webb

Australian Open: Andre Agassi, Jennifer Capriati
French Open: Gustavo Kuerten, Jennifer Capriati
Wimbledon: Goran Ivanisevic, Venus Williams
US Open: Lleyton Hewitt, Venus Williams


2002

NFL: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NCAA Football: Ohio State

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers
NCAA Men's Basketball: Maryland
NCAA Women's Basketball: Connecticut

MLB: Anaheim Angels

NHL: Detroit Red Wings

World Cup: Brazil

NASCAR Cup Series: Tony Stewart

PGA Championship: Rich Beem
British Open: Ernie Els
U.S. Open: Tiger Woods
Masters: Tiger Woods
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Annika Sorenstam
RICOH Women's British Open: Karrie Webb
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Se Ri Pak
U.S. Women's Open: Juli Inkster

Australian Open: Thomas Johansson, Jennifer Capriati
French Open: Albert Costa, Serena Williams
Wimbledon: L.G. Hewitt, Serena Williams
US Open: Pete Sampras, Serena Williams


2003

NFL: New England Patriots
NCAA Football: Louisiana State, Southern California

NBA: San Antonio Spurs
NCAA Men's Basketball: Syracuse
NCAA Women's Basketball: Connecticut

MLB: Florida Marlins

NHL: New Jersey Devils

NASCAR Cup Series: Matt Kenseth

PGA Championship: Shaun Micheel
British Open: Ben Curtis
U.S. Open: Jim Furyk
Masters: Mike Weir
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Patricia Meunier-Lebouc
RICOH Women's British Open: Annika Sorenstam
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Annika Sorenstam
U.S. Women's Open: Hilary Lunke

Australian Open: Andre Agassi, Serena Williams
French Open: Juan Carlos Ferrero, Justine Hénin-Hardenne
Wimbledon: Roger Federer, Serena Williams
US Open: Andy Roddick, Justine Hénin-Hardenne


2004

NFL: New England Patriots
NCAA Football: Southern California

NBA: Detroit Pistons
NCAA Men's Basketball: Connecticut
NCAA Women's Basketball: Connecticut

MLB: Boston Red Sox

NHL: Tampa Bay Lightning

NASCAR Cup Series: Kurt Busch

PGA Championship: Vijay Singh
British Open: Todd Hamilton
U.S. Open: Retief Goosen
Masters: Phil Mickelson
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Grace Park
RICOH Women's British Open: Karen Stupples
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Annika Sorenstam
U.S. Women's Open: Meg Mallon

Australian Open: Roger Federer, Justine Henin
French Open: Gaston Gaudio, Anastasia Myskina
Wimbledon: Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova
US Open: Roger Federer, Svetlana Kuznetsova


2005

NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers
NCAA Football: Texas

NBA: San Antonio Spurs
NCAA Men's Basketball: North Carolina
NCAA Women's Basketball: Baylor

MLB: Chicago White Sox

NHL: Lockout

NASCAR Cup Series: Tony Stewart

PGA Championship: Phil Mickelson
British Open: Tiger Woods
U.S. Open: Michael Campbell
Masters: Tiger Woods
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Annika Sorenstam
RICOH Women's British Open: Jeong Jang
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Annika Sorenstam
U.S. Women's Open: Birdie Kim

Australian Open: Marat Safin, Serena Williams
French Open: Rafael Nadal, Justine Hénin-Hardenne
Wimbledon: Roger Federer, Venus Williams
US Open: Roger Federer, Kim Clijsters


2006

NFL: Indianapolis Colts
NCAA Football: Florida

NBA: Miami Heat
NCAA Men's Basketball: Florida
NCAA Women's Basketball: Maryland

MLB: St. Louis Cardinals

NHL: Carolina Hurricanes

World Cup: Italy

NASCAR Cup Series: Jimmie Johnson

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods
British Open: Tiger Woods
U.S. Open: Geoff Ogilvy
Masters: Phil Mickelson
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Karrie Webb
RICOH Women's British Open: Sherri Steinhauer
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Se Ri Pak
U.S. Women's Open: Annika Sorenstam

Australian Open: Roger Federer, Amelie Mauresmo
French Open: Rafael Nadal, Justine Hénin
Wimbledon: Roger Federer, Amelie Mauresmo
US Open: Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova


2007

NFL: New York Giants
NCAA Football: Louisiana State

NBA: San Antonio Spurs
NCAA Men's Basketball: Florida
NCAA Women's Basketball: Tennessee

MLB: Boston Red Sox

NHL: Anaheim Ducks

NASCAR Cup Series: Jimmie Johnson

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods
British Open: Padraig Harrington
U.S. Open: Angel Cabrera
Masters: Zach Johnson
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Morgan Pressel
RICOH Women's British Open: Lorena Ochoa
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Suzann Pettersen
U.S. Women's Open: Cristie Kerr

Australian Open: Roger Federer, Serena Williams
French Open: Rafael Nadal, Justine Hénin
Wimbledon: Roger Federer, Venus Williams
US Open: Roger Federer, Justine Hénin


2008

NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers
NCAA Football: Florida

NBA: Boston Celtics
NCAA Men's Basketball: Kansas
NCAA Women's Basketball: Tennessee

MLB: Philadelphia Phillies

NHL: Detroit Red Wings

NASCAR Cup Series: Jimmie Johnson

PGA Championship: Padraig Harrington
British Open: Padraig Harrington
U.S. Open: Tiger Woods
Masters: Trevor Immelman
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Lorena Ochoa
RICOH Women's British Open: Jiyai Shin
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Yani Tseng
U.S. Women's Open: Inbee Park

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova
French Open: Rafael Nadal, Ana Ivanovic
Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal, Venus Williams
US Open: Roger Federer, Serena Williams


2009

NFL: New Orleans Saints
NCAA Football: Alabama

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers
NCAA Men's Basketball: North Carolina
NCAA Women's Basketball: Connecticut

MLB: New York Yankees

NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins

NASCAR Cup Series: Jimmie Johnson

PGA Championship: Y.E. Yang
British Open: Stewart Cink
U.S. Open: Lucas Glover
Masters: Angel Cabrera
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Brittany Lincicome
RICOH Women's British Open: Catriona Matthew
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Anna Nordqvist
U.S. Women's Open: Eun-Hee Ji

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams
French Open: Roger Federer, Svetlana Kuznetsova
Wimbledon: Roger Federer, Serena Williams
US Open: Juan Martin del Potro, Kim Clijsters


2010

NFL: Green Bay Packers
NCAA Football: Auburn

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers
NCAA Men's Basketball: Duke
NCAA Women's Basketball: Connecticut

MLB: San Francisco Giants

NHL: Chicago Blackhawks

World Cup: Spain

NASCAR Cup Series: Jimmie Johnson

PGA Championship: Martin Kaymer
British Open: Louis Oosthuizen
U.S. Open: Graeme McDowell
Masters: Phil Mickelson
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Yani Tseng
RICOH Women's British Open: Yani Tseng
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Cristie Kerr
U.S. Women's Open: Paula Creamer

Australian Open: Roger Federer, Serena Williams
French Open: Rafael Nadal, Francesca Schiavone
Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams
US Open: Rafael Nadal, Kim Clijsters


2011

NFL: New York Giants
NCAA Football: Alabama

NBA: Dallas Mavericks
NCAA Men's Basketball: Connecticut
NCAA Women's Basketball: Texas A&M

MLB: St. Louis Cardinals

NHL: Boston Bruins

NASCAR Cup Series: Tony Stewart

PGA Championship: Keegan Bradley
British Open: Darren Clarke
U.S. Open: Rory McIlroy
Masters: Charl Schwartzel
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Stacy Lewis
RICOH Women's British Open: Yani Tseng
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Yani Tseng
U.S. Women's Open: So Yeon Ryu

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic, Kim Clijsters
French Open: Rafael Nadal, Na Li
Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic, Petra Kvitova
US Open: Novak Djokovic, Samantha Stosur


2012

NFL: Baltimore Ravens
NCAA Football: Alabama

NBA: Miami Heat
NCAA Men's Basketball: Kentucky
NCAA Women's Basketball: Baylor

MLB: San Francisco Giants

NHL: Los Angeles Kings

NASCAR Cup Series: Brad Keselowski

PGA Championship: Rory McIlroy
British Open: Ernie Els
U.S. Open: Webb Simpson
Masters: Bubba Watson
Kraft Nabisco Championship: Sun Young Yoo
RICOH Women's British Open: Jiyai Shin
Wegmans LPGA Championship: Shanshan Feng
U.S. Women's Open: Na Yeon Choi

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic, Victoria Azarenka
French Open: Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova
Wimbledon: Andy Murray, Serena Williams
US Open: Andy Murray, Serena Williams