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The best golfers in the world have gathered across the pond in search of the Claret Jug.
NBC has coverage of the third round starting at 7 a.m. Saturday, with the final round Sunday at 7 a.m. The Golf Channel has coverage of the first two rounds, and early coverage Saturday and Sunday starting at 1:30 a.m.
Royal Birkdale hosts the tournament for the first time since 2008, when Padraig Harrington won his second Open title.
FoxSports1 carries the United States Junior Amateur, with finals Saturday at 2 p.m. There’s semifinal action Friday at 3 p.m. with quarterfinals Thursday at 3:30 p.m.
The Orioles finish their series with the Rangers Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN before hosting the Astros for the weekend. TBS also carries Sunday afternoon’s contest.
The Nationals visit Arizona for the weekend on MASN2.
The Cubs host the Cardinals Saturday at 4 p.m. on FoxSports1 and Sunday night on ESPN. FoxSports1 also has Rangers-Rays Saturday at 7 p.m.
NASCAR has its big weekend at Indianapolis, with the Brickyard 400 on NBC Sunday at 2:30 p.m. The Xfinity Series goes Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
The Tour de France arrives in Paris for the final stage Sunday at 10:30 a.m. on NBC Sports network. There’s a stage Thursday at 7:30 a.m., followed by stages Friday and Saturday starting at 8 a.m.
FoxSports1 has the Gold Cup match between Canada and Jamaica Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and Mexico meeting Honduras at 10:30 p.m. There’s a semifinal Sunday at 9 p.m.
Manchester United takes on Manchester City in the International Champions Cup Thursday at 10:30 p.m. on ESPN. Juventus takes on  Barcelona Saturday at 6 p.m. on ESPN and it’s Paris Saint Germain against Tottenham Hotspur Saturday at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.
Orlando City takes on Atlanta United Friday at 7 p.m. on ESPN and Minnesota United meets the Red Bulls Saturday at 4 p.m. FoxSports1 brings Vancouver-Portland Sunday at 6:30 p.m.
The best of the WNBA gather for the all-star game Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on ABC.
Comcast offers World Team Tennis play between Springfield and San Diego Friday at 8 p.m.
The Diamond League track and field competes in Monaco Friday at 2 p.m. on NBC Sports network.


Breakfast at Wimbledon

There’s a Williams sister in the semifinals.
No surprise.
There’s an American man in the semifinals.
A surprise.
Venus Williams will be trying to make her first final since 2009 Thursday in the women’s semifinal, starting at 8 a.m. on ESPN. Either Williams or sister Serena have appeared in 13 of the past 17 Wimbledon finals.
On the men’s side, Sam Querry ousted top-ranked Andy Murray Wednesday to advance to Friday’s semifinals. ESPN has coverage starting at 8 a.m.
The women’s final will be Saturday at 9 a.m., with the men crowning their champion Sunday at 9 a.m.
The Orioles start the second half by hosting the Cubs on MASN this weekend, while the Nationals visit Cincinnati on MASN2.
The Yankees and Red Sox get plenty of coverage, with Saturday afternoon’s game on FoxSports1 before the Sunday day/night doubleheader splits between TBS and ESPN. The Rangers meet the Royals Saturday at 7:15 p.m. on FoxSports1.
NASCAR visits New Hampshire this weekend, with the Monster Series on NBC Sports network Sunday at 3 p.m. The Xfinity Series takes the track Saturday at 4 p.m.
CBS has the PGA tour’s John Deere Classic Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Fox carries the U.S. Women’s Open Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. FoxSports1 has the first two rounds Thursday and Friday at 1:30 p.m.
Stage 12 of the Tour de France starts Thursday at 7:30 a.m. on NBC Sports network. The race continues Friday at 8:30 a.m., Saturday at 8 a.m. and Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
ESPN2 has NBA Summer League games Thursday starting at 4:30 p.m. There’s three more contests Saturday at 4 p.m. and two games Sunday at 6 and 8 p.m.
The Galaxy face Manchester United in an international friendly Saturday at 10 p.m. on ESPN2.
El Salvador faces Curacao in the Gold Cup Thursday at 8 p.m. on FoxSports1, then Mexico meets Jamaica at 10:30 p.m. Costa Rica clashes with French Guiana Friday at 7:30 p.m. before Canada takes on Honduras.
Mexico meets Curacao Sunday at 8:30 p.m. on FoxSports1.
There’s X Games action from Minneapolis Thursday and Friday at 9 p.m. on ESPN. Coverage continues Saturday at 3 and 7 p.m., and Sunday at 3 p.m.


Return to Greenbrier

A year after flooding forced the cancellation of the Greenbrier Classic, the resort will host the PGA tour this weekend.
CBS has coverage Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Last year’s flood – two weeks before the tournament was scheduled – covered the resort’s golf courses in water and debris. Restoring the Old White course means the PGA tour pros will be playing a different type course than the last visit two years ago.
The Orioles visit the Twins for the weekend, with games on MASN2 Thursday, Friday and Sunday and MASN Saturday at 2 p.m.
The Nationals host the Braves in a four-game set, with coverage on MASN Thursday and Friday, moving to MASN2 Saturday at 4 p.m. before the series finale airs on MASN.
Fox brings three contests Saturday at 7:15 p.m., with the Royals visiting the Dodgers while the Cubs host the Pirates and the Tigers take on the Indians.
FoxSports1 offers the Diamondbacks against the Reds Saturday at 10 p.m., and ESPN closes the first half of the season by showing the Tigers and Indians.
Coverage of Wimbledon’s second round continues Thursday at 7 a.m. on ESPN. There’s more action Friday at 7 a.m. and Saturday at 7 a.m.
NASCAR visits Kentucky, with the Monster Series going Saturday at 7:30 p.m. on NBC Sports network. The Xfinity Series takes the track Friday at 8 p.m.
The Indy Car circuit will be in Iowa Sunday at 5:30 p.m. on NBC Sports network, after qualifying Saturday at 3 p.m.
NBC Sports network has qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix Saturday at 8 a.m.
The Tour de France continues on NBC Sports network with Stage 6 Thursday at 8 a.m. There’s Stage 7 Friday at 8 a.m. and Stage 9 Sunday at 7 a.m.
The United States faces Canada in the World Cup of Softball Thursday at 7 p.m. on ESPN and meets Japan Friday at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN2.
It’s United States against Puerto Rico Saturday at 2 p.m. on ESPN2 before the United States takes on Australia at 8 p.m. There’s another contest Sunday at 1 p.m. on ESPN.
There’s NBA Summer League action between the Clippers and Lakers Friday at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN. ESPN2 has the Bucks and Cavaliers Friday at 6:30 p.m., then it’s Suns-Kings at 10:30 p.m.
The Lakers take on the Celtics Saturday at 8:30 p.m., followed by 76ers-Warriors on ESPN.
Sunday’s play starts at 4:30 p.m. on ESPN with the Suns against the Mavericks, followed by three games on ESPN2. The Timberwolves take on the Nuggets at 6:30 p.m., then it’s Trailblazers-Celtics and 76ers meeting the Spurs.
Comcast has an NBA Summer League game between the Wizards and Grizzlies Saturday at 4 p.m.
North of the border, Hamilton takes on Saskatchewan Saturday at 10 p.m. on ESPN2.
There’s Diamond League track and field Thursday at 2 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
ESPN2 has WNBA action between the Sparks and Lynx Thursday at 8 p.m.


Junior’s last laps at Daytona

NBC starts its time covering NASCAR – just in time for Dale Earnhardt Jr’s farewell tour.
Junior takes his final trips about the Daytona oval Saturday, starting when the flag drops on NBC at 7:30 p.m.
Earnhardt has posted four victories at Daytona, including the July race months after his father died in a final lap crash at the Daytona 500.
He won the July race in 2015 before sitting out the second half of last season.
The Xfinity Series goes Friday at 7:30 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
There’s practice for both series on NBC Sports network Thursday with qualifying Friday at 2 p.m.
The Tour de France gets underway Saturday at 9 a.m. on NBC Sports network, with stage two Sunday at 8 a.m.
The Orioles close out their road trip in Toronto Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN2, then the Rays visit for the weekend on MASN.
The Nationals face the Cubs Thursday at 4 p.m. on MASN before heading to St. Louis. Friday’s contest at 8 p.m. will be on MASN2, with Saturday’s game on Fox and Sunday night on ESPN.
Fox also offers the Yankees against the Astros and Indians-Tigers. The Marlins meet the Brewers Saturday at 4 p.m. on FoxSports1.
It’s Twins against the Red Sox Thursday at 7 p.m. on ESPN.
The PGA tour visits the Washington area this weekend, with coverage on CBS Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Fox has the final two rounds of the U.S. Senior Open Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. The first two rounds are on FoxSports1 Thursday and Friday at 2 p.m.
The Confederation Cup closes this weekend, with Mexico meeting Germany Thursday at noon from Sochi on FoxSports1. The consolation and championship matches will be Sunday on FoxSports1.
The United States faces Ghana in an international friendly Saturday at 5 p.m. on ESPN.
Real Salt Lake visits Orlando Friday at 9:30 p.m. on ESPN, then Sporting Kansas City battles Portland Saturday at 7 p.m. Philadelphia faces New England on FoxSports1 Sunday at 5 p.m.
There’s a pair of CFL games Friday on ESPN2, with British Columbia taking on Toronto at 7 p.m. before Montreal meets Edmonton at 10 p.m.
Seattle clashes with Connecticut in WNBA play Thursday at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.
NBC Sports network carries the Diamond League track and field meet in Paris Saturday at 2 p.m.


Seeking the final series

To reach the College World Series, you have to win two series.
You need two more to claim the crown.
The winners of the two brackets meet Monday in a best-of-three series for the championship.
Oregon State and Florida have advanced to Friday’s bracket championship games, with Oregon State playing LSU at 3 p.m. on ESPN while Florida awaits the winner of Thursday’s 8 p.m. contest between Louisville and TCU on ESPN2.
Bracket finals will be played Saturday, if necessary, with the two winners moving onto the championship series.
The Orioles close a series with the Indians Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN, then visit Tampa Bay for the weekend. Coverage is on MASN2 Friday, moving to MASN for Saturday and Sunday.
The Nationals take on the Reds on MASN Friday at 7 p.m., with games Saturday and Sunday on MASN2.
FoxSports1 has the Braves’ contest with the Brewers Saturday at 4 p.m. Fox offers three contests – Mets against Giants, Angels taking on Red Sox and Pirates facing Cardinals – Saturday at 7 p.m.
ESPN closes the weekend with the Cardinals taking on the Pirates Sunday at 8 p.m.
NASCAR’s Monster Series visits Sonoma Sunday at 3 p.m. on FoxSports1, while the Xfinity Series will be in Iowa Saturday at 8:30 p.m. The trucks race in Iowa Friday at 8:30 p.m. on FoxSports1.
The IndyCar circuit runs on NBC Sports network Sunday at 1 p.m.
NBC Sports network has the Azerbaijan Grand Prix Sunday at 8:30 a.m.
Break out your red umbrella for the Travelers championship on CBS Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
ESPN carries the NBA draft Thursday starting at 7 p.m.
The NHL picks its future stars starting Friday at 7 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
NBC has races in the America’s Cup final from Bermuda Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
The Confederations Cup continues Thursday at 9 a.m. with Australia clashing with Cameroon, then Germany meets Chile at noon on FoxSports1. Russia tangles Mexico Saturday at 9 a.m. and Sunday at 9 a.m. it’s Germany-Cameroon on Fox and Chile against Australia on FoxSports1.
Fox has the MLS battle of New York Saturday at 1 p.m., and Portland plays Seattle Sunday at 10 p.m. on ESPN2.
The Royal Ascot horse races will be on NBC Sports network at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Comcast carries Arena Football action between Washington and Baltimore Friday at 7 p.m.
ESPN2 has the CFL contest between Edmonton and British Columbia Saturday at 10 p.m., with Hamilton facing Toronto Sunday at 4 p.m.
The Mystics meet the Lynx Friday at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.
There’s volleyball from Seattle on NBC Sports network Sunday at 6 p.m.
NBC Sports network has motorcycle racing from Muddy Creek Saturday at 3 p.m.


Sports for Fathers Day

Father’s Day weekend brings a slew of different sports for dads to enjoy.
Golf brings one of its majors – the U.S. Open – on Fox. Action begins both Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m.
The first round begins Thursday at 11 a.m. on FoxSports1, continuing on Fox at 6 p.m. FoxSports1 has the second round at 11 a.m. before Fox gets going at 6 p.m.
NASCAR’s Monster Series will be in Michigan, starting at 3 p.m. on FoxSports1 Sunday. The Xfinity Series takes place Saturday at 1:30 p.m. on FoxSports1, with the Truck Series going Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
The Orioles close out their series with the White Sox Thursday at 2 p.m. on MASN before hosting St. Louis for the weekend on MASN2.
The Nationals take on the Mets in a four-game set starting Thurday at 7 p.m. on MASN, with Friday’s game also on ESPN.
ESPN has the Yankees’ contest with the Angels Thursday at 10 p.m.
The Saturday night lineup on Fox includes the Cubs’ visit to Pittsburgh, Red Sox against Astros and the Royals meeting the Angels. FoxSports1 brings the Rays and Tigers Saturday at 4 p.m., with ESPN showing Red Sox-Astros Sunday night.
The College World Series gets underway Saturday at 3 p.m. on ESPN when Cal State-Fullerton takes on Oregon State. Florida State faces LSU at 8 p.m.
Louisville meets Texas A&M Sunday at 3 p.m. on ESPN and TCU takes on Florida on ESPN2 at 8 p.m.
In MLS action, New York City faces Seattle on ESPN Saturday at 1 p.m. and Philadelphia meets the Red Bulls Sunday at 5 p.m.
NBC Sports network has Diamond League track and field from Oslo Thursday at 2 p.m., moving to Stockholm Sunday at 10 a.m.
The Breeder’s Cup Challenger Series goes on NBC Sports network Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
There’s motorcycle racing from the High Point National Saturday at 4:30 p.m. on NBC Sports network.


Claiming the clay courts

NBC has part of the Grand Slam and the end of the Triple Crown this weekend.
The clay of Roland Garros hosts the finals of the French Open. The women’s final will be Saturday at 9 a.m., with the men’s championship on Sunday at 9 a.m.
The ladies semifinals will be Thursday at 11 a.m. on NBC Sports network with the men’s semifinals Friday at 11 a.m.
With no Triple Crown on the line this year, Belmont hosts the final race on NBC Saturday at 5 p.m. NBC Sports network has races earlier in the day starting at 3 p.m.
The Cavaliers host the Warriors Thursday at 9 p.m. in Game 4 of the NBA Finals on ABC.
NBC has Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final Thursday at 8 p.m., with Game 6 in Nashville Sunday at 8 p.m.
The Orioles and Nationals have a makeup contest Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN and MASN2 while ESPN shows Yankees-Red Sox at 7 p.m.
The Orioles visit New York for the weekend, with games on MASN Friday and Sunday and Saturday on Fox. Other areas will see Red Sox-Tigers or the Indians taking on the White Sox.
The Nationals host the Rangers for the weekend on MASN2 Friday, MASN Saturday afternoon and MASN2 Sunday.
FoxSports1 brings Royals against Padres Saturday at 4 p.m., and ESPN closes the weekend with the Red Sox meeting the Tigers Sunday at 8 p.m.
The NCAA baseball Super Regionals get going Friday at noon with Louisville-Kentucky. Davidson takes on Texas A&M at 3 p.m., then the action swings west for Long Beach State against Cal State-Fullerton at 6 p.m. The game concludes with Vanderbilt battling top-seeded Oregon State at 9 p.m.
Saturday’s contests start at noon with Louisville-Kentucky on ESPN and Sam Houston State meeting Florida State on ESPN2. ESPN has Wake Forest against Florida at 3 p.m., with the second game between Davidson and Texas A&M on ESPN2 at 6 p.m. Mississippi State and LSU start their series at 9 p.m. on ESPN with Vanderbilt-LSU on ESPN2.
NASCAR visits Pocono this weekend, with the Monster Series on FoxSports1 Sunday at 3 p.m. after the Xfinity Series goes Saturday at 1 p.m. on Fox. The trucks race in Texas Friday at 8 p.m. on FoxSports1.
NBC carries the Canadian Grand Prix Sunday at 2 p.m. There’s practice on NBC Sports network Friday at 2 p.m.
The Indy Car racers head to Texas, with coverage on NBC Sports network Saturday at 8:30 p.m. after qualifying Friday at 3:30 p.m.
The PGA tour hits Memphis for the St. Jude Classic Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m. on CBS.
The United States’ women have a soccer friendly against Sweden Thursday at 1:30 p.m. on ESPN2.
The United States men face Trinidad and Tobago in World Cup qualifying Thursday at 8 p.m. on FoxSports1, followed by Mexico-Honduras. Sunday at 8:30 p.m., the United States takes on Mexico on FoxSports1.
ESPN2 has the NCAA outdoor track championships Thursday at 7:30 p.m., moving to ESPN Friday at 8:30 p.m. and Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
NBC Sports network offers the Diamond League track meet from Rome Thursday at 2 p.m.
The America’s Cup Challenger Final will be Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
Comcast has WNBA action between the Mystics meeting the Lynx Friday at 7 p.m.