The dates that matter on your four-page sports calendar

The sun hasn't set on 2017 just yet, but there's no better time than now to start planning and digesting how your sporting year is going to look like in 2018.

It's another World Cup year for the Socceroos, of course, even though their qualification for Russia was a close-run thing. The tennis year begins in earnest with the annual Australian Open tournament at Melbourne Park in the second half of January.

Check out our four-page calendar, available online here and in The Sunday Age on December 24.

DOWNLOAD part one HERE (0.97MB)

DOWNLOAD part two HERE (0.94MB) - A3

DOWNLOAD part three HERE (1.1MB)

This story The dates that matter on your four-page sports calendar first appeared on The Sydney Morning Herald.