AP Weekly Sports Calendar

EDITORS:

These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit:

FRIDAY, May 19

thru 28, Italy — cycling, Giro d'Italia.

thru 21, Irving, Texas — golf, US PGA Tour, Byron Nelson.

thru 21, Verdura, Sicily — golf, European Tour, Rocco Forte Open.

thru 21, Williamsburg, Virginia — golf, US LPGA Tour, Kingsmill Championship.

thru 21, Portugal — auto racing, WRC, Portuguese Rally.

Dublin — cricket, Ireland vs. Bangladesh, ODI triseries.

Fiji, South Africa — rugby, Super Rugby: Chiefs vs. Crusaders, Stormers vs. Blues.

SATURDAY, May 20

Germany — football, Bundesliga ends.

Baltimore — horse racing, Preakness Stakes.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Hurricanes vs. Cheetahs, Western Force vs. Highlanders, Sunwolves vs. Sharks, Southern Kings vs. ACT, Lions vs. Bulls.

Tokyo — boxing, Ganigan Lopez vs. Ken Shiro for Lopez's WBC junior flyweight title; Juan Hernandez Navarrete vs. Daigo Higa for Hernandez Navarrete's WBC flyweight title; Hassan N'Dam vs. Ryota Murata for vacant WBA middleweight title.

London — boxing, Gervonta Davis vs. Liam Walsh for Davis' IBF junior lightweight title.

New York — boxing, Terence Crawford vs. Felix Diaz for Crawford's WBC-WBO junior welterweight title.

Oxon Hill, Maryland — boxing, Gary Russell Jr. vs. Oscar Escandon for Russell's WBC featherweight title; Jose Uzcategui vs. Andre Dirrell for interim IBF super middleweight title.

SUNDAY, May 21

England — football, English Premier League ends.

Spain — football, La Liga ends.

Hyderabad, India — cricket, Indian Premier League final.

Dublin — cricket, Ireland vs. New Zealand, ODI triseries.

Sydney — rugby, Super Rugby: New South Wales vs. Melbourne.

Tokyo — boxing, Naoya Inoue vs. Ricardo Rodriguez for Inoue's WBO junior bantamweight title; Akira Yaegashi vs. Milan Melindo for Yaegashi's IBF junior flyweight title.

MONDAY, May 22

thru 27, Geneva — tennis, ATP, Geneva Open.

thru 27, Lyon, France — tennis, ATP, Lyon Open.

thru 27, Nurnberg, Germany — tennis, WTA, Nurnberger Versicherungs Cup.

thru 27, Strasbourg, France — tennis, WTA, Strasbourg International.

Middle East — football, Asian Champions League round of 16: Esteghlal vs. Al Ain, Al Ahli Saudi vs. Ah Ahli.

TUESDAY, May 23

Asia, Middle East — football, Asian Champions League round of 16: Guangzhou Evergrande vs. Kashima Antlers, Muangthong United vs. Kawasaki Frontale, Persepolis vs. Lekhwiya, Eeteghlal Khouzestan vs. Al Hilal.

WEDNESDAY, May 24

Stockholm — football, Europa League final: Ajax vs. Manchester United.

Asia — football, Asian Champions League round of 16: Jeju United vs. Urawa Red Diamonds, Shanghai SIPG vs. Jiangsu.

Leeds, England — cricket, England vs. South Africa, 1st ODI.

Dublin — cricket, Bangladesh vs. New Zealand, ODI triseries.

THURSDAY, May 25

thru 28, Wentworth, England — golf, European Tour, BMW PGA Championship.

thru 28, Fort Worth, Texas — golf, US PGA Tour, Dean & Deluca Invitational.

thru 28, Ann Arbor, Michigan — golf, US LPGA Tour, Volvik Championship.

FRIDAY, May 26

thru June 27, Bermuda — sailing, America's Cup.

New Zealand, Australia — rugby, Super Rugby: Blues vs. Chiefs, Queensland vs. Western Force.

SATURDAY, May 27

London — football, FA Cup final: Arsenal vs. Chelsea.

Madrid — football, Copa del Rey final: Barcelona vs. Alaves.

Berlin — football, German Cup final: Eintracht vs. Borussia Dortmund.

Glasgow, Scotland — football, Scottish Cup final: Celtic vs. Aberdeen.

Southampton, England — cricket, England vs. South Africa, 2nd ODI.

Eugene, Oregon — athletics, Diamond League.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Sunwolves vs. Cheetahs, Highlanders vs. New South Wales, Melbourne vs. Crusaders, Bulls vs. Hurricanes, Sharks vs. Stormers, Jaguares vs. ACT.

Sheffield, England — boxing, Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence Jr. for Brook's IBF welterweight title; George Groves vs. Fedor Chudinov for vacant WBA super middleweight title.

Oxon Hill, Maryland — boxing, Gary Russell Jr. vs. Oscar Escandon for Russell's WBC featherweight title; Andre Dirrell vs. Jose Uzcategui for interim IBF super middleweight title.

SUNDAY, May 28

Monte Carlo — auto racing, F1, Monaco GP.

thru June 11, Paris — tennis, French Open.

Italy — football, Serie A ends.

Johannesburg — rugby, Super Rugby, Lions vs. Southern Kings.