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, Jan. 12

thru 13, Sydney — tennis, ATP, Sydney International.

thru 13, Hobart, Australia — tennis, WTA, Hobart International.

thru 13, Auckland, New Zealand — tennis, ATP, ASB Classic.

thru 14, Honolulu — golf, US PGA Tour, Sony Open.

thru 14, Gauteng, South Africa — golf, European Tour, South African Open.

thru 14, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia — golf, European Tour, EurAsia Cup.

thru 14, Wengen, Switzerland — Alpine skiing, men's World Cup.

thru 20, Bolivia, Argentina — auto racing, Dakar Rally.

thru 14, Ruhpolding, Germany — biathlon, World Cup.

thru 14, Dresden, Germany — speed skating, short track European Championships.

SATURDAY, Jan. 13

thru 17, Centurion, South Africa — cricket, South Africa vs. India, 2nd test.

Dunedin, New Zealand — cricket, New Zealand vs. Pakistan, 3rd ODI.

thru 14, Bad Kleinkirchheim, Austria — Alpine skiing, women's World Cup.

thru 14, Dresden, Germany — cross-country skiing, World Cup.

thru 14, Sapporo, Japan — ski jumping, women's World Cup.

thru 14, Tauplitz/Bad Mitterndorf, Austria — ski jumping, men's World Cup.

United States — American football, NFL divisional playoffs: Philadelphia vs. Atlanta, New England vs. Tennessee.

SUNDAY, Jan. 14

Melbourne, Australia — cricket, Australia vs. England, 1st ODI.

United States — American football, NFL divisional playoffs: Pittsburgh vs. Jacksonville, Minnesota vs. New Orleans.

MONDAY, Jan. 15

thru 28, Melbourne, Australia — tennis, Australian Open.

Mirpur, Bangladesh — cricket, Bangladesh vs. Zimbabwe, ODI tri-series.

thru 21, Moscow — figure skating, European Championships.

TUESDAY, Jan. 16

Hamilton, New Zealand — cricket, New Zealand vs. Pakistan, 4th ODI.

thru 21, Australia — cycling, UCI WorldTour, Tour of Australia.

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 17

Mirpur, Bangladesh — cricket, Sri Lanka vs. Zimbabwe, ODI tri-series.

THURSDAY, Jan. 18

thru 21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates — golf, European Tour, Abu Dhabi Championship.

thru 21, La Quinta, California — golf, US PGA Tour, CareerBuilder Challenge.

thru 21, Antholz-Anterselva, Italy — biathlon, World Cup.

FRIDAY, Jan. 19

Brisbane, Australia — cricket, Australia vs. England, 2nd ODI.

Wellington, New Zealand — cricket, New Zealand vs. Pakistan, 5th ODI.

Mirpur, Bangladesh — cricket, Bangladesh vs. Sri Lanka, ODI tri-series.

thru 21, Kitzbuehel, Austria — Alpine skiing, men's World Cup.

thru 21, Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy — Alpine skiing, women's World Cup.

thru 21, Zao, Japan — ski jumping, women's World Cup.

thru 21, Erfurt, Germany — speed skating, World Cup.

SATURDAY, Jan. 20

thru 21, Planica, Slovenia — cross-country skiing, World Cup.

SUNDAY, Jan. 21

Sydney — cricket, Australia vs. England, 3rd ODI.

Mirpur, Bangladesh — cricket, Sri Lanka vs. Zimbabwe, ODI tri-series.

United States — American football, NFL conference championships.