These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit:
FRIDAY, July 16
thru 18, St. Andrews, Scotland _ golf, British Open.
thru 18, Reno, Nevada _ golf, US PGA, Legends Reno-Tahoe Open.
thru 25, various sites, France _ cycling, Tour de France.
Paris _ athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Gaz de France.
thru 18, Bastad, Sweden _ tennis, ATP, Swedish Open.
thru 18, Stuttgart, Germany _ tennis, ATP, Mercedes Cup.
thru 18, Palermo, Italy _ tennis, WTA, Palermo International.
thru 18, Prague _ tennis, WTA, Prague Open.
thru 17, London _ cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 1st test.
Belfast, Northern Ireland _ cricket, Ireland v Bangladesh, 2nd ODI.
thru 25, Aichi, Japan _ sumo, July Grand Sumo Tournament.
thru 18, Visegrad, Hungary _ archery, FITA world field championships.
SATURDAY, July 17
Wellington, New Zealand _ rugby, Tri-Nations, New Zealand vs. South Africa.
Hamburg, Germany _ triathlon, ITU world championship series.
Schwerin, Germany _ boxing, Jurgen Brahmer vs. Alejandro Lakatos for Brahmer's WBO light heavyweight title.
Tuxtla Gutierrez, Mexico _ boxing, Fernando Montiel vs. Eric Morel for Montiel's WBO-WBC bantamweight title.
Rancho Mirage, California _ boxing, Timothy Bradley vs. Luis Carlos Abregu for Bradley's WBO junior welterweight title.
SUNDAY, July 18
thru 22, Galle, Sri Lanka _ cricket, Sri Lanka vs. India, 1st test.
Toronto _ auto racing, IRL, Toronto GP.
Hohenstein-Ernstthal, Germany _ motorcycling, German MotoGP.
MONDAY, July 19
thru 25, Atlanta _ tennis, ATP, Atlanta Championships.
thru 25, Hamburg _ tennis, ATP, International German Open.
thru 25, Portoroz, Slovenia _ tennis, WTA, Slovenia Open.
thru 25, Bad Gastein, Austria _ tennis, WTA, Nuernberger Gastein Ladies.
Glasgow, Scotland _ cricket, Scotland vs. Bangladesh, ODI.
TUESDAY, July 20
WEDNESDAY, July 21
thru 25, Leeds, England _ cricket, Australia vs. Pakistan, 2nd test.
THURSDAY, July 22
Monaco _ athletics, IAAF Diamond League, Herculis.
thru 25, Etobicoke, Ontario _ golf, US PGA, RBC Canadian Open.
thru 25, Stockholm _ golf, European, Scandinavian Masters.
thru 25, Evian-les-Bains, France _ golf, US LPGA, Evian Masters.
thru 25, Carnoustie, Scotland _ golf, Champions, Senior British Open.
FRIDAY, July 23
Leemore, California _ boxing, Beibut Shumenov vs. Vyacheslav Uzelkov for Shumenov's WBA light heavyweight title.
SATURDAY, July 24
Brisbane, Australia _ rugby, Tri-Nations, Australia vs. South Africa.
London _ triathlon, ITU world championship series.
Mazatlan, Mexico _ boxing, Johnreil Casimero vs. Ramon Garcia Hirales for Casimero's WBO interim junior flyweight title.
SUNDAY, July 25
Hockenheim, Germany _ auto racing, F1, German GP.
Edmonton _ auto racing, IRL, Rexall Edmonton Indy GP.
Indianapolis _ auto racing, NASCAR, Brickyard 400.
Monterey, California _ motorcycling, United States MotoGP.
thru Aug. 1, Gstaad, Switzerland _ tennis, ATP, Suisse Open Gstaad.