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, Aug. 11

thru 13, London — athletics, world championships.

thru 13, Charlotte, North Carolina — golf, US PGA Championship.

England — football, English Premier League starts.

thru 13, Montreal — tennis, ATP, Rogers Cup.

thru 13, Toronto — tennis, WTA, Rogers Cup.

SATURDAY, Aug. 12

thru 16, Pallekele, Sri Lanka — cricket, Sri Lanka vs. India, 3rd test.

SUNDAY, Aug. 13

Dublin — rugby, Women's Rugby World Cup, pool play.

MONDAY, Aug. 14

thru 20, Cincinnati — tennis, ATP-WTA, Western & Southern Open.

TUESDAY, Aug. 15

Tokyo — boxing, Shinsuke Yamanaka vs. Luis Nery for Yamanaka's WBC bantamweight title.

WEDNESDAY, Aug 16

No new major events.

THURSDAY, Aug. 17

thru 20, Greensboro, North Carolina — golf, US PGA Tour, Wyndham Championship.

thru 21, Birmingham, England — cricket, England vs. West Indies, 1st test.

thru 20, Natadola, Fiji — golf, European Tour, Fiji International.

thru 20, Bad Griesbach, Germany — golf, European Tour, Paul Lawrie Match Play.

Dublin — rugby, Women's Rugby World Cup, pool play.

FRIDAY, Aug. 18

thru 20, Des Moines, Iowa — golf, Solheim Cup.

thru 20, Germany — auto racing, WRC, German Rally.

Spain — football, Spanish league starts.

Germany — football, Bundesliga starts.

SATURDAY, Aug. 19

Sydney — rugby, Rugby Championship: Australia vs. New Zealand.

Port Elizabeth, South Africa — rugby, Rugby Championship: South Africa vs. Argentina.

thru Sept. 10, Spain — cycling, Spanish Vuelta.

Italy — football, Serie A starts.

Lincoln, Nebraska — boxing, Terence Crawford vs. Julius Indongo for Crawford's WBC-WBO and Indongo's WBA-IBF junior welterweight titles.

SUNDAY, Aug. 20

Dambulla, Sri Lanka — cricket, Sri Lanka vs. India, 1st ODI.

Birmingham, England — athletics, Diamond League.

thru 26, Winston-Salem, North Carolina — tennis, ATP, Winston-Salem Open.

thru 26, New Haven, Connecticut — tennis, WTA, Connecticut Open.