Britain targeting ‘greatest decade’ of sport with hosting 2030 World Cup and 96 other major events

UK Sport eyeing 2030 World Cup bid along with hosting 96 other major events for Britain’s ‘greatest decade’ of sport… but there are NO discussions about bringing Olympics back to London

Plans for until 2031 have been revealed for Britain’s ‘greatest decade’ of sportThe proposals are led by a bid to bring the FIFA World Cup to the UK in 2030UK Sport’s hosting aspirations document features 97 events across 44 sportsHowever, there are no active discussions about bringing the Olympics back

Plans have been revealed for Britain’s ‘greatest decade’ of sport, with bids under consideration for almost 100 international events between now and 2031 – but there are no active discussions about bringing the Olympics back to London.

Led by proposals to bring the FIFA World Cup to the UK in 2030, funding body UK Sport has released its hosting aspirations document, which features 97 events across 44 sports and spanning 46 world championships.

Those include suggested bids for the 2025 women’s Rugby World Cup, the 2031 Ryder Cup, the hockey World Cup, the Grand Depart of the Tour de France and also the 2026 European Athletics Championships, as previously revealed by Sportsmail. 

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