These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit:
|FRIDAY, May 17|
thru 19, Farmingdale, New York — golf, U.S. PGA Championship.
thru June 2, Italy — cycling, Giro d'Italia.
thru 19, Rome — tennis, ATP-WTA, Italian Open.
Nottingham, England — cricket, England vs. Pakistan, 4th ODI.
Dublin — cricket, ODI tri-series final: Bangladesh vs. West Indies.
thru 26, Slovakia — ice hockey, men's world championships.
thru 18, United States — cycling, UCI World Tour, Tour of California.
Wellington, New Zealand — rugby, Super Rugby: Hurricanes vs. Jaguares.
|SATURDAY, May 18|
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.
Edinburgh, Scotland — cricket, Scotland vs. Sri Lanka, 1st ODI.
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.
Stevenage, England — boxing, Billy Joe Saunders vs. Shefat Isufi for vacant interim WBO super middleweight title.
Glasgow, Scotland — boxing, Emmanuel Rodriguez vs. Naoya Inoue for Rodriguez's IBF and Inoue's WBA bantamweight titles; Ivan Baranchyk vs. Josh Taylor for Baranchyk's IBF junior welterweight title.
New York — boxing, Deontay Wilder vs. Dominic Breazeale for Wilder's WBC heavyweight title; Gary Russell Jr. vs. Kiko Martinez for Russell's WBC featherweight title.
|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.
Belfast, Northern Ireland — cricket, Ireland vs. Afghanistan, 1st ODI.
thru 26, Nanning, China — badminton, Sudirman Cup.
Kobe, Japan — boxing, Felix Alvarado vs. Reiya Konishi for Alvarado's IBF light flyweight title.
|MONDAY, May 20|
Middle East — football, Asian Champions League: Persepolis vs. Al Sadd, Al Duhail vs. Al Hilal, Al Ain vs. Esteghlal, Al Ahli Saudi vs. Pakhtakor.
|TUESDAY, May 21|
Asia — football, Asian Champions League: Shanghai SIPG vs. Ulsan Hyundai, Urawa Red Diamonds vs. Beijing, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors vs. Buriram United, Lokomotiv vs. Al Rayyan, Sydney vs. Kawasaki Frontale, Zobahan vs. Al Nassr, Al Wasl vs. Al Zawraa, Al Ittihad vs. Al Wahda.
Edinburgh, Scotland — cricket, Scotland vs. Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI.
Belfast, Northern Ireland — cricket, Ireland vs. Afghanistan, 2nd ODI.
|WEDNESDAY, May 22|
Asia — football, Asian Champions League: Guangzhou Evergrande vs. Daegu, Gyeongnam vs. Johor Darul Ta'zim, Kashima Antlers vs. Shandong Luneng, Melbourne Victory vs. Sanfrecce Hiroshima.
|THURSDAY, May 23|
thru 26, Fort Worth, Texas — golf, US PGA Tour, Charles Schwab Challenge.
thru 26, Farso, Denmark — golf, European Tour, Made in Denmark.
thru 26, Williamsburg, Virginia — golf, US LPGA Tour, Pure Silk Championship.
|FRIDAY, May 24|
New Zealand, Australia — rugby, Super Rugby: Chiefs vs. Queensland, ACT vs. Bulls.
|SATURDAY, May 25|
Seville, Spain — football, Copa del Rey final: Barcelona vs. Valencia.
Berlin — football, German Cup final: Bayern Munich vs. Leipzig.
Hampden, Scotland — football, Scottish Cup final: Celtic vs. Hearts.
thru 26, London — rugby, sevens world series, London Sevens.
Various sites — rugby, Super Rugby: Sunwolves vs. Melbourne, Crusaders vs. Blues, New South Wales vs. Jaguares, Stormers vs. Highlanders, Sharks vs. Lions.
|SUNDAY, May 26|
thru June 9, Paris — tennis, French Open.
Monaco — auto racing, F1, Monaco GP.
Italy — football, Serie A ends.
Indianapolis — auto racing, IndyCar, Indianapolis 500.