Sports schedule for Sunday May 19

AFP Sports schedule for Sunday, May 19:

FOOTBALL

Alex Ferguson takes charge of his final match as Manchester United manager before heading into retirement as the English Premier League season ends.

Action also in Spain, Italy and Scotland.

Slugs: Fbl-ENG-Pr, Fbl-ITA-SerieA, Fbl-ESP-Liga, Fbl-SCO-Pr

TENNIS

Finals of the Rome Masters/Rome Open, with defending champion Rafael Nadal renewing his rivalry with Roger Federer while Serena Williams tackles Victoria Azarenka in the women's final

Justin Davis covering

ATP also at Duesseldorf and Nice, WTA at Brussels and Strasbourg

Slugs: Tennis-ATP-WTA-ITA, Tennis-ATP-GER, Tennis-ATP-FRA; Tennis-WTA-BEL, Tennis-WTA-FRA

MOTOR CYCLING

Marc Marquez is on pole for the French Grand Prix at Le Mans

Slug: Moto-Prix-FRA

CRICKET

England are 180 for six in their second innings, a lead of 205 runs, on the fourth day of the first Test against New Zealand at Lord's.

Julian Guyer reporting

Scotland v Pakistan, 2nd ODI in Edinburgh

Slugs: Cricket-ENG-NZL, Cricket-SCO-PAK

CYCLING:

15th stage of the Giro d'Italia from Cesana Torinese to Galibier

ALERTE + URGENT + LEAD

with Italian Vincenzo Nibali wearing the leader's pink jersey.

Tour of California eighth and final stage from San Francisco to Santa Rosa

Slugs: Cycling-Tour-ITA, Cycling-USA

GOLF

EPGA at Volvo World Match Play Championships at Thracian Cliffs, Bulgaria; USPGA at Byron Nelson Championship, Irving, Texas

Slugs: Golf-EPGA-BUL, Golf-USPGA

TABLE TENNIS

World championships in Paris.

Martyn Wood reporting

Slug: TTennis-world

ICE HOCKEY

World championships in Stockholm

Slug: IHockey-world

BASKETBALL

Western Conference finals, game one -- San Antonio v Memphis

Slug: Basket-NBA

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