April 2020 Sporting Events Calendar


April is one of the best months for sports with some of the biggest events of the year taking place. The NCAA Final Four and Championship game will take place in the first part of the month after the grueling March Madness tournament to get the teams there.

This month is also home to golf’s greatest tournament, The Masters. This will be the 84th edition of the event from August, Georgia. Last year’s Masters was won by Tiger Woods in a highly emotional event.

April is also the full-on beginning of baseball as there are games during every day of the month. While at the same time it is the end of the NHL and NBA regular seasons as we will see those leagues playoffs begin.

This month will also see the XFL crown their first (second?) champion as well as big races in Formula One, UEFA action, boxing matches, and much more.

The complete schedule of April sports is below:


Baseball is in full swing and April is the first month with games every day of the month.

April 3-5: Houston Astros at Los Angeles Angels
April 10-12: St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs
April 10-12: Washington Nationals at Los Angeles Dodgers
April 17-20: Cleveland Indians at Boston Red Sox
April 18-19: San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (in Mexico City)
April 24-26: Cleveland Indians at New York Yankees
April 28-30: New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins (in Puerto Rico)


April is huge for basketball as we see the Final Four and Championship game in college basketball as well as the end of the 2019-2020 NBA regular season. The NBA Playoffs start on 18th this month.

NCAA Basketball:
April 4: Final Four
April 6: NCAA Championship game

April 1: Miami Heat at Boston Celtics
April 3: Milwaukee Bucks at Toronto Raptors
April 7: Milwaukee Bucks at Philadelphia 76ers
April 9: Los Angeles Clippers at Los Angeles Lakers
April 13: Utah Jazz at Oklahoma City Thunder
April 14: Toronto Raptors at Miami Heat
April 15: NBA Regular season ends
April 18: NBA Playoffs begin
April 30-May 1: NBA Second Round begins


April 4: Miguel Vazquez vs. Lewis Ritson
April 11: Thomas Dulurome vs. Jamal James
April 11: Joe Joyce vs. Daniel Dubois
April 18: Louise Greene vs. Michael McKinson
April 25: John Riel Casimero vs. Naoya Inoue


April 12-15: First round of County Championship fixtures


April 12: Paris-Roubaix


The dream of spring football is alive with the XFL as we see the final weeks of the season and a champion crowned in the new league. This month also features the annual NFL draft with some big prospects expected to find new homes.

April 23-25: NFL Draft

April 2: Dallas Renegades at Houston Roughnecks
April 4: DC Defenders at New York Guardians
April 5: Tampa Bay Vipers at St. Louis Battlehawks
April 5: Seattle Dragons at LA Wildcats
April 9: LA Wildcats at Dallas Renegades
APril 11: Houston Roughnecks at Seattle Dragons
April 12: DC Defenders at St. Louis Battlehawks
April 12: New York Guardians at Tampa Bay Vipers

April 18: XFL Playoffs – Eastern Finals
April 19: XFL Playoffs – Western Finals
April 26: XFL Championship Game


The Masters is considered by many to be the finest tournament in all of golf and it is the biggest event on this month’s golf schedule. The classic tournament features the very best of professional golf at the most beautiful course in the world.

April 2-5: Valero Texas Open
April 9-12: The Masters
April 16-19: RBC Heritage
April 30-May 3: Wells Fargo Championship

European Tour:
April 30-May 3: Estrella Damm N.A. Andalucia Masters

April 2-5: ANA Inspiration
April 15-18: LOTTE Championship
April 23-26: Hugel-Air Premia LA Open
April 30-May 3: MEDIHEAL Championship

Champions Tour:
April 17-19: Mitsubishi Electric Class


The NHL season ends early in the month and we should see most of the first two rounds of the playoffs in April.

April 4: NHL regular season ends
April 8: NHL Playoffs begin

Horse Racing:

April 4: Grand National, Aintree

Mixed Martial Arts:

April 18: UFC 249 – Khabib vs. Ferguson

Motor Sports:

Formula One has big races in Vietnam and China, while Formula E heads to Rome and Paris. We also have three NASCAR races as the Cup Series gets going.

Formula One:
April 5: Vietnamese Grand Prix
April 19: Chinese Grand Prix

Formula E:
April 4: Rome ePrix
April 18: Paris ePrix

April 5: Food City 500
April 19: Toyota Owners 400
April 26: Geico 500


April 18-May 4: 2020 World Snooker Championship (Triple Crown #3)


We have plenty of Premier League action as well as the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals taking place this month.

Premier League:
April 4: Sheffield United vs. Tottenham Hotspur
April 5: Manchester City vs. Liverpool
April 10: Newcastle United vs. West Ham United
April 11: Manchester United vs. Bornemouth
April 13: Wolves vs. Arsenal
April 18: Arsenal vs. Leicester City
April 19: Aston Villa vs. Manchester United
April 25: Liverpool vs. Burnley
April 26: Sheffield United vs. Chelsea
April 27: Aston Villa vs. Crystal Palace

April 7-8: UEFA Champions League Quarterfinals, first leg
April 14-15: UEFA Champions League Quarterfinals, second leg
April 28-29: UEFA Champions League Semifinals, first leg


April 14-19: 2020 Fed Cup Finals


April is the biggest month of the year in professional wrestling as this month brings WWE’s annual WrestleMania event. This year’s show will take place at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.

This year the annual NXT TakeOver show that goes along with WrestleMania will take place on the Saturday before the event.

April 3: Impact Wrestling TNA: There’s No Place Like Home
April 4: NXT TakeOver: Tampa Bay
April 5: WWE WrestleMania 36
Aril 19: Impact Wrestling Rebellion

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