It promises to be a spectacular 12 months of sport with some fantastic betting opportunities on the Betfair Sportsbook and Exchange, so why not whet your appetite by attempting our Play Smart 2019 quiz?
From the PDC World Darts Championship Final on New Year's Day - won just last week by Michael van Gerwen - through to some fantastic horse racing over the festive season, 2019 is jam-packed with sporting highlights, starting next week with the Australian Open, the first grand slam of the tennis season.
We also have a quartet of World Cups - cricket, rugby, netball, and women's football - to look forward to, plus an eagerly awaited Ashes series and the Athletics World Championships in addition to the usual yearly highlights in various sports.
Try our quiz below to test your sporting knowledge. We have 12 multiple choice questions - a relevant one for each month of the year - compiled by our very own Mike Norman. Take your time, and no cheating.
And don't forget to tweet your final score to @Betfair... if you get enough correct answers that is!