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.