Sport Events in May 2001
Wang Nan of China is the women's winner in the World table tennis championship at Osaka.
China claims the Asia Cup badminton tournament at Singapore.
Wang Liqin of China lifts the men's title in the World table tennis championship at Osaka.
Ronnie O' Sullivan claims his maiden snooker title in the world championship at Sheffield.
Star Brazilian footballer Didi (72) passes away in Rio De Janeiro.
Krishnan Sasikiran in men and Pallavi Shah in women win the FIDE World chess championship zonal tournament at Colombo.
Former Australian wicket keeper Bill Langley (81) passes away at Adelaide.
Liverpool clinches the UEFA cup football championship at Dortmund (Germany).
Viswanathan Anand wins the second Torneo Magistral of Chess category 18 tournament at Merida (Mexico).
Bayern Munich lifts the European Cup football championship.
Manipur clinches the National women's football championship at Gurusar Sadhar (Ludhiana).