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1986 In Sports

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1986 In Sports

1986 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports: 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
Years: 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989

Alpine skiing

American football

Association football

Australian rules football




Canadian football


Dogsled racing

Field hockey

  • Men's World Cup held in London won by Australia
  • Women's World Cup held in Amstelveen won by the Netherlands
  • Men's Champions Trophy held in Karachi won by West Germany

Figure skating

Gaelic Athletic Association


Men's professional

Men's amateur

Women's professional

Harness racing

Horse racing


Flat races

Ice hockey


Motor racing


Rugby league

Rugby union





  • Men's World Championship held in Paris won by USA
  • Women's World Championship held in Prague won by China

Water polo

  • Men's World Championship held in Madrid won by Yugoslavia
  • Women's World Championship held in won by Australia

Multi-sport events



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