AP Weekly Sports Calendar


These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit:

FRIDAY, May 10

thru 12, Madrid — tennis, ATP-WTA, Madrid Open.

thru 12, Dallas — golf, US PGA Tour, Byron Nelson.

thru 12, Southport, England — golf, European Tour, British Masters.

thru 26, Slovakia — ice hockey, world championships.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Blues vs. Hurricanes, Melbourne vs. Queensland, Bulls vs. Crusaders.


thru June 2, Italy — cycling, Giro d'Italia.

Southampton, England — cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 2nd ODI.

Dublin — cricket, Ireland vs. West Indies, ODI tri-series.

Indianapolis — auto racing, IndyCar, Indianapolis GP.

thru 12, Yokohama, Japan — athletics, world relays.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Highlanders vs. Jaguares, Chiefs vs. Sharks, Lions vs. New South Wales.

Fairfax, Virginia — boxing, Jarrett Hurd vs. Julian Williams for Hurd's WBA-IBF junior middleweight titles.

Tucson, Arizona — boxing, Miguel Berchelt vs. Francisco Vargas for Berchelt's WBC super featherweight title; Emanuel Navarrete vs. Isaac Dogboe for Navarrete's WBO super bantamweight title.

SUNDAY, May 12

England — football, English Premier League ends.

Barcelona, Spain — auto racing, F1, Spanish GP.

thru 19, Rome — tennis, ATP-WTA, Italian Open.

Canberra, Australia — rugby, Super Rugby: ACT vs. Sunwolves.

Hyderabad, India — cricket, IPL final.

thru 18, United States — cycling, UCI World Tour, Tour of California.

MONDAY, May 13

Dublin — cricket, Bangladesh vs. West Indies, ODI tri-series.


Bristol, England — cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 3rd ODI.


Rome — football, Italian Cup final: Atalanta vs. Lazio.

Dublin — cricket, Ireland vs. Bangladesh, ODI tri-series.


thru 19, Farmingdale, New York — golf, U.S. PGA Championship.

FRIDAY, May 17

Nottingham, England — cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 4th ODI.

Dublin — cricket, ODI tri-series final.

Wellington, New Zealand — rugby, Super Rugby: Hurricanes vs. Jaguares.


London — football, FA Cup final: Manchester City vs. Watford.

Spain — football, La Liga ends.

Germany — football, Bundesliga ends.

Shanghai — athletics, Diamond League.

Yokohama, Japan — triathlon, world series.

Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Melbourne vs. Bulls, Blues vs. Chiefs, Queensland vs. New South Wales, Lions vs. Highlanders, Stormers vs. Crusaders.

Baltimore — horse racing, Preakness Stakes.

SUNDAY, May 19

thru 25, Geneva — tennis, ATP, Geneva Open.

thru 25, Lyon, France — tennis, ATP, Lyon Open.

thru 25, Strasbourg, France — tennis, WTA, Strasbourg International.

thru 25, Nuremberg, Germany — tennis, WTA, Nuremberg Cup.

Leeds, England — cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 5th ODI.