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, Feb. 22

thru 24, Mexico City — golf, WGC, Mexico Championship.

thru 24, Chonburi, Thailand — golf, US LPA Tour, LPGA Thailand.

thru 25, Port Elizabeth, South Africa — cricket, South Africa vs. Sri Lanka, 2nd test.

thru 24, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico — golf, US PGA Tour, Puerto Rico Open.

Bridgetown, Barbados — cricket, West Indies vs. England, 2nd ODI.

thru 24, Bansko, Bulgaria — Alpine skiing, men's World Cup.

thru 23, Dubai, United Arab Emirates — tennis, WTA, Dubai Championships.

thru 24, Rio de Janeiro — tennis, ATP, Rio Open.

thru 24, Marseille, France — tennis, ATP, Open 13.

thru 24, Delray Beach, Florida — tennis, ATP, Delray Beach Open.

thru 24, Budapest, Hungary — tennis, WTA, Hungarian Ladies Open.

Dunedin, New Zealand — rugby, Super Rugby: Highlanders vs. Queensland Reds.

SATURDAY, Feb. 23

Paris — rugby, Six Nations, France vs. Scotland.

Cardiff, Wales — rugby, Six Nations, Wales vs. England.

thru 24, Crans Montana, Switzerland — Alpine skiing, women's World Cup.

Dehradun, India — cricket, Afghanistan vs. Ireland, 2nd T20.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Sunwolves vs. NSW Waratahs, Crusaders vs. Hurricanes, ACT Brumbies vs. Chiefs, Sharks vs. Blues, Stormers vs. Lions, Jaguares vs. Bulls.

Minneapolis — boxing, Anthony Dirrell vs. Avni Yildirim for vacant WBC super middleweight title.

SUNDAY, Feb. 24

Rome — rugby, Six Nations, Italy vs. Ireland.

Visakhapatnam, India — cricket, India vs. Australia, 1st T20.

London — football, English League Cup final: Chelsea vs. Manchester City.

Dehradun, India — cricket, Afghanistan vs. Ireland, 3rd T20.

MONDAY, Feb. 25

thru March 2, Dubai, United Arab Emirates — tennis, ATP, Dubai Championships.

thru March 2, Acapulco, Mexico — tennis, ATP-WTA, Mexican Open.

thru March 3, Sao Paulo — tennis, ATP, Brazil Open.

St. George's, Grenada — cricket, West Indies vs. England, 3rd ODI.

TUESDAY, Feb. 26

No new major events.

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27

St. George's, Grenada — cricket, West Indies vs. England, 4th ODI.

Bengaluru, India — cricket, India vs. Australia, 2nd T20.

THURSDAY, Feb. 28

thru March 3, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida — golf, US PGA Tour, Honda Classic.

thru March 3, Singapore — golf, US LPGA Tour, HSBC Women's World Championship.

thru March 3, Muscat, Oman — golf, European Tour, Oman Open.

thru March 3, Queenstown, New Zealand — golf, Australasia Tour, New Zealand Open.

thru March 4, Hamilton, New Zealand — cricket, New Zealand vs. Bangladesh, 1st test.

Dehradun, India — cricket, Afghanistan vs. Ireland, 1st ODI.

FRIDAY, March 1

thru 3, Kvitfjell, Norway — Alpine skiing, men's World Cup.

thru 3, Glasgow, Scotland — athletics, European indoor championships.

thru 3, Las Vegas — rugby, sevens world series, Las Vegas Sevens.

New Zealand, Australia — rugby, Super Rugby: Hurricanes vs. ACT Brumbies, Melbourne Rebels vs. Highlanders.

SATURDAY, March 2

Gros Islet, St. Lucia — cricket, West Indies vs. England, 5th ODI.

Hyderabad, India — cricket, India vs. Australia, 1st ODI.

Dehradun, India — cricket, Afghanistan vs. Ireland, 2nd ODI.

thru 3, Rosa Khutor, Russia — Alpine skiing, women's World Cup.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Chiefs vs. Sunwolves, Queensland Reds vs. Crusaders, Lions vs. Bulls, Sharks vs. Stormers, Jaguares vs. Blues.

New York — boxing, Brian Castano vs. Erislandy Lara for Castano's WBA super welterweight title.

SUNDAY, March 3

Johannesburg — cricket, South Africa vs. Sri Lanka, 1st ODI.

Tokyo — athletics, Tokyo Marathon.