The first day of 2023 will see a lot of top-quality sporting action take place, including two Premier League games, quarter-final ties in the PDC World Darts Championship, plenty of horse racing and a bumper day in the NFL.
While there are just two Premier League games on 1st January, it's a busy day of domestic football action in England with matches taking place in the Championship and also in Leagues 1 and 2.
In cricket, The Big Bash League will be ongoing in Australia on the first day of 2023, while there is one game in the .
There are five games in the Championship with Blackburn Rovers entertaining Cardiff City at 12:00 before four games start at 15:00. Blackpool host Sunderland, Coventry City are at home to Bristol City, it's Huddersfield Town versus Luton Town and against Rotherham United.
Among the highlights on a seven-race card from Cheltenham are The Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle at 12:10, The Dipper Novices’ Steeple Chase at 13:20 and the Relkeel Hurdle at 15:05.
The PDC World Darts Championship will be at the quarter-final stage on the first day of the new year with all four last-eight ties set to take place.
Defending champion Peter Wright, is already out having been eliminated in the third round, while the likes of Michael van Gerwen, who is 13/8 To Win Outright, and 4/1 Gerwyn Price could also be in action.
The last time the final was on New Year's Day was back in 2020 when Wright beat Van Gerwen 7-3 to take the title.
The Dolphins are 50/1 To Win Outright in the Super Bowl LVII market, while the 49ers are .
In cricket, there are two games in Australia's Big Bash League, with the Melbourne Renegades hosting the Perth Scorchers at 02:40 and Brisbane Heat taking on the Sydney Sixers at 08:15.
Both the Premier League games on New Year's Day are live on Sky Sports Main Event & Football and the Championship game between Blackburn and Cardiff is also live on Sky Sports Football.
Sky Sports will also be showing the New Year's Day darts action from Alexandra Palace on their Main Event channel and the horse racing will feature on Racing TV and Sky Sports Racing.