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, March 15

thru 17, Indian Wells, California — tennis, ATP-WTA, BNP Paribas Open.

thru 17, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida — golf, US PGA Tour, The Players Championship.

thru 17, Soldeu, Andorra — Alpine skiing, World Cup Finals.

Nyon, Switzerland — football, Champions League quarterfinals draw.

Miami — football, FIFA council meeting.

thru 17, Nairobi, Kenya — golf, European Tour, Kenya Open.

thru 17, France — cycling, Paris-Nice.

thru 19, Italy — cycling, Tirreno-Adriatico.

thru 19, Dehradun, India — cricket, Afghanistan vs. Ireland, only test.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Chiefs vs. Hurricanes, ACT Brumbies vs. NSW Waratahs, Stormers vs. Jaguares.

Philadelphia — boxing, Tevin Farmer vs. Jono Carroll for Carroll's IBF super featherweight title.

SATURDAY, March 16

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

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

London — rugby, Six Nations, England vs. Scotland.

thru 20, Christchurch, New Zealand — cricket, New Zealand vs. Bangladesh, 3rd test.

Cape Town, South Africa — cricket, South Africa vs. Sri Lanka, 5th ODI.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Sunwolves vs. Queensland Reds, Highlanders vs. Crusaders, Lions vs. Melbourne Rebels.

Arlington, Texas — boxing, Errol Spence Jr. vs. Mikey Garcia for Spence's IBF welterweight title.

SUNDAY, March 17

Melbourne, Australia — auto racing, F1, Australian GP.

MONDAY, March 18

No new major events.

TUESDAY, March 19

thru 31, Miami — tennis, ATP-WTA, Miami Open.

Cape Town, South Africa — cricket, South Africa vs. Sri Lanka, 1st T20.

WEDNESDAY, March 20

No new major events.

THURSDAY, March 21

thru 24, Palm Harbor, Florida — golf, US PGA Tour, Valspar Championship.

thru 24, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia — golf, European Tour, Maybank Championship.

thru 24, Phoenix — golf, US LPGA Tour, Founders Cup.

FRIDAY, March 22

Centurion, South Africa — cricket, South Africa vs. Sri Lanka, 2nd T20.

Auckland, New Zealand — rugby, Super Rugby: Blues vs. Highlanders.

SATURDAY, March 23

Italy — cycling, Milan-San Remo Classsic.

India — cricket, Indian Premier League: Chennai Super Kings vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Hurricanes vs. Stormers, NSW Waratahs vs. Crusaders, Sunwolves vs. Lions, Bulls vs. Chiefs, Sharks vs. Melbourne Rebels.

London — boxing, Charlie Edwards vs. Angel Moreno for Edwards' WBC flyweight title.

SUNDAY, March 24

Johannesburg — cricket, South Africa vs. Sri Lanka, 3rd T20.

Brisbane, Australia — rugby, Super Rugby: Queensland Reds vs. ACT Brumbies.

India — cricket, Indian Premier League: Kolkata Knight Riders vs. Sunrisers Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians vs. Delhi Capitals.

Austin, Texas — auto racing, IndyCar, Austin Classic.