Sports events on TV and Radio, August 17

August 16, 2013 

ARENA FOOTBALL

1 p.m. ArenaBowl XXVI, Arizona vs. Philadelphia. CBS

ATHLETICS

Noon World Championships, at Moscow. NBC

2:30 p.m. World Championships, at Moscow (same-day tape). NBC

AUTO RACING

8:30 a.m. NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Pure Michigan 400. FS1

9:30 a.m. NASCAR, Nationwide Series, pole qualifying for Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200, at Lexington, Ohio. ESPN2

9:30 a.m. NASCAR, Truck Series, pole qualifying for Michigan National Guard 200. FS1

11 a.m. NASCAR, Sprint Cup, ‘‘Happy Hour Series,’’ final practice for Pure Michigan 400. FS1

12:30 p.m. NASCAR, Truck Series, Michigan National Guard 200. FS1

2:30 p.m. NASCAR, Nationwide Series, Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200, at Lexington, Ohio. ESPN

11 p.m. NHRA, qualifying for Lucas Oil Nationals, at Brainerd, Minn. (same-day tape). ESPN2

BOXING

9:45 p.m. Jonathan Romero vs. Kiko Martinez, for IBF junior featherweight title; Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev, for WBO light heavyweight title; Daniel Geale vs. Darren Barker, for IBF middleweight title. HBO

GOLF

9:30 a.m. LPGA, The Solheim Cup, second round matches, at Parker, Colo. TGC

3:30 p.m. PGA Tour, Wyndham Championship, third round, at Greensboro, N.C. CBS

4 p.m. USGA, U.S. Amateur Championship, semifinal matches, at Brookline, Mass. NBC

9 p.m. Champions Tour, Dick’s Sporting Goods Open, second round, at Endicott, N.Y. (same-day tape). TGC

GYMNASTICS

8 p.m. P&G Championships, at Hartford, Conn. NBC

5 p.m.

LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL

Noon World Series, elimination, teams TBD. ESPN

3 p.m. World Series, elimination, teams TBD. ABC

6 p.m. World Series, elimination, teams TBD. ESPN

8 p.m. World Series, elimination, teams TBD. ESPN

LITTLE LEAGUE SOFTBALL

5 p.m. Girls, Junior League World Series, championship, teams TBD. ESPN2

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

3:30 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Boston, St. Louis at Chicago Cubs, or Arizona at Pittsburgh. FOX

7 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Philadelphia. MLB

7 p.m. Chicago White Sox at Minnesota. WGN

7 p.m. Washington at Atlanta. FSC, 560 AM

MOTOCROSS

3 p.m. Utah National. NBCSN

6 p.m.

SOCCER

7:40 a.m Premier League, Stoke City at Liverpool. NBCSN

9:55 a.m. Premier League, teams TBA. NBCSN

12:30 p.m. Premier League, Manchester United at Swansea City. NBCSN

8 p.m. MLS, Philadelphia at New York. NBCSN

TENNIS

1 p.m. ATP World Tour, Western & Southern Open, semifinals, at Mason, Ohio. ESPN2

7 p.m. WTA, Western & Southern Open, semifinals, at Mason, Ohio. ESPN2

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