AFP sports schedule for Thursday, March 14:
Europa League Last 16 second leg matches
ATP and WTA Masters at Indian Wells.
Coverage by Rebecca Bryan
Third day of National Hunt racing's most prestigious meeting, the Cheltenham Festival. The World Hurdle is the feature race where a new champion will be crowned for the first time in five years as four-time champion Big Buck's is injured.
Third day of first Test between West Indies and Zimbabwe at Bridgetown with the hosts in a strong position as the tourists begin on 41-3 in their second innings needing another 55 to make the West Indies bat again.
First day of second Test between New Zealand and England in Wellington with the first having been drawn.
Slugs: Cricket-WIS-ZIM, Cricket-NZL-ENG
Build-up to the final round of Six Nations matches continues with England bidding for their first Grand Slam since 2003 but coming up against last year's Grand Slam winners Wales, who have won their last three games.
Master slug: RugbyU-6Nations
World Baseball Classic
World Championships in London, Ontario
EPGA and Asia Tour at Avantha Masters, New Delhi, with the strongest field in its' history albeit with fading light Colin Montgomerie heading the line-up; USPGA at Tampa Bay Championship
Slugs: Golf-Asia-EPGA-IND, Golf-USPGA
Final World Cup meeting of the season for both men and women at Lenzerheide
Slug: Ski-world-men, Ski-world-women