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.