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2005 in sports

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See also: 2004 in sports, 2005 in baseball, other events of 2005, 2006 in sports, list of 'years in sports'.

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Athletics

Auto racing

Basketball

NCAA Champions

Professional competitions

Cricket

See also 2005 in cricket.

  • January 10 - The ICC World XI (344 for 8) beat the ACC Asian XI (232) by 112 runs to win the first one-day international for the World Cricket Tsunami Appeal. It is the first time an ODI has been played that has not been between two cricketing nations.
  • January 10 - Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by 226 runs to record their first ever test match victory.

Football (American)

January

Day Score Winner Loser Event
1 24 - 21 Georgia Bulldogs Wisconsin Badgers Outback Bowl in Tampa
38 - 7 Tennessee Volunteers Texas A&M Aggies Cotton Bowl
30 - 18 Florida State Seminoles West Virginia Mountaineers Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida
30 - 25 Iowa Hawkeyes LSU Tigers Capital One Bowl
38 - 37 Texas Longhorns Michigan Wolverines Rose Bowl
35 - 7 Utah Utes Pittsburgh Panthers Fiesta Bowl in Sun Devil Stadium
3 16 - 13 Auburn Tigers Virginia Tech Hokies Sugar Bowl
4 55 - 19 USC Trojans Oklahoma Sooners Orange Bowl to win the NCAA Division I-A Football National Championship
8 27 - 20 St. Louis Rams Seattle Seahawks NFC Wildcard Round playoffs
20 - 17 OT New York Jets San Diego Chargers AFC Wildcard Round playoffs
9 49 - 24 Indianapolis Colts Denver Broncos AFC Wildcard Round playoffs
31 - 17 Minnesota Vikings Green Bay Packers NFC Wildcard Round playoffs
15 20 - 17 OT Pittsburgh Steelers New York Jets AFC Divisional Round playoffs
47 - 17 Atlanta Falcons St. Louis Rams NFC Divisional Round playoffs
45 - 17 East team West team East-West Shrine Game in San Francisco
24 - 21 South team North team Gridiron Classic in Orlando
16 27 - 14 Philadelphia Eagles Minnesota Vikings NFC Divisional Round playoffs
20 - 3 New England Patriots Indianapolis Colts AFC Divisional Round playoffs
22 20 - 13 East team West team Hula Bowl in Kahului, Hawaii
23 27 - 10 Eagles Falcons NFC Championship Game in Philadelphia
41 - 27 Patriots Steelers AFC Championship Game in Pittsburgh

February

Day Score Winner Loser Event
6 24 - 21 Patriots Eagles Super Bowl XXXIX
13 38 - 27 AFC NFC Pro Bowl

June

Day Score Winner Loser Event
June 12 51 - 48 Colorado Crush Georgia Force ArenaBowl XIX

Football (Rugby Union)

Football (Soccer)

Major national championships

International Tournaments

Qualifying for 2006 World Cup

GAA

Golf

For fuller coverage see 2005 in golf.

Major championships

Women's majors

Money list/order of merit winners

Other happenings

Handball

Ice hockey

  • February 16 - The 2004-05 NHL season was canceled by league commissioner Gary Bettman. This was the first time that a North American professional sports league had to cancel a season due to a labor dispute.

Lacrosse

National Lacrosse League (US):



NCAA Division I (US) (Collegiate):


Skiing

Snooker

Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Steeplechases

Flat races

Tennis

2005 Summer Deaflympics

The 2005 Deaflympics were held from the 5th to 16th of January in Melbourne, Australia. This is only the second time the games have been held in the Southern Hemisphere, and the fourth time outside of Europe since their beginning in 1924.

Scheduled Events

Deaths

January

February-March

April

May

June

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