This week

This week


Porto and Braga will contest in the first all-Portuguese Europa League final at Dublin on Wednesday.

English Premier League, Spanish League and Italian league are scheduled for the weekend.

ATHLETICS: Shanghai will play host to the secong leg of the Diamond League on Sunday.

TENNIS: Tennis players will look to fine tune their skills ahead of the year’s second Grand Slam -- the French Open -- with the ATP’s Nice Open and WTA’s Brussels Open and Strasbourg International. All three events begin on Monday with the French Open scheduled to start on May 22.

GOLF: Andalucia will host the World Matchplay Championship from Thursday. European Tour’s Madeira Islands Open will tee off in Portugal on Thursday while PGA Tour’s Colonial Invitational will kick off at Fort Worth, Texas on the same day.

MOTORSPORT: Championship leader Sebastian Vettel will look to extend his domination at the Spanish Grand Prix in Catalunya. The qualifiers will take place on Saturday followed by the race on Sunday.

CRICKET: In search of their maiden Test series victory on Caribbean soil, Pakistan will take on hosts West Indies in the second and final match at Basseterre, starting on Friday.

CRICKET: The Indian Premier League action hits homestretch with the final set of league matches scheduled this week.

Having almost secured their place in the play-offs, Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Kings XI Punjab in their penultimate match at Dharamsala on Tuesday before hosting defending champions Chennai Super Kings on Friday.

MOTORSPORT: The MRF National Supercross Championship 2011 season kicks off in Bangalore on Sunday.

FOOTBALL: Nation’s premier club competition, the I-League, and Santosh Trophy take place through the week.

CUESPORTS: The qualification rounds of the State-ranking snooker tournament continues throughout the week at the KSBA hall.