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1998 in sports

See also: 1997 in sports, other events of 1998, 1999 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'.

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Auto Racing

Baseball

Basketball

Boxing

Cycling

Figure Skating

Football (Soccer)

Football (American)

Canadian Football League

Golf

Men's Golf

Women's Golf

Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Harness Racing

Ice Hockey

  • For the first time, professional players from the National Hockey League (NHL, USA) participated in the Winter Olympics. And also for the first time in Olympic history, women took part in ice hockey.
  • Women's Gold Medal - United States won 3-1 over Canada
  • Men's Gold Medal - Czech Republic won 1-0 over Russia

Skiing

Tennis

  • Davis Cup: Sweden wins 4-1 over Italy in world tennis.

General sporting events

Births

Deaths



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