The best of 2017: May

‘Racing’ headlines the month of May starting with thoroughbred racing from the Kentucky Derby on the 6th and ending with the ‘Greatest Spectacle in Racing’ from the Indianapolis 500 on the 28th. May’s other top events include The Players Championship starting on the 11th and the French Open on the 28th.

By Greg DePalma, PSN Executive Producer


2nd…Soccer-Champions League/Semifinals – 1st Leg


4th…Golf-PGA/Wells Fargo Championship from Eagle Point Golf Club in Wilmington, North Carolina


5th…Horse/Kentucky Oaks from Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky


6th…Horse/Kentucky Derby from Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky


7th…Auto-NASCAR/GEICO 500 from Talladega Superspeedway in Lincoln, Alabama

7th…Tennis/Madrid Open from Madrid, Spain


9th…Soccer-Champions League/Semifinals – 2nd Leg


11th…Golf-PGA/The Players Championship from TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida


13th…Auto-NASCAR/ 400 from Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas


14th…Tennis/International BNL d’Italia from Rome, Italy


16th…NBA/Draft Lottery


18th…Golf-Champions/The Tradition from Birmingham, Alabama

18th…Golf-PGA/AT&T Byron Nelson from Irving, Texas


19th…Auto-NASCAR/Sprint Showdown from Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina


20th…Auto-NASCAR/All-Star Race from Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina

20th…Horse/Preakness Stakes from Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland


21st…Soccer-Premier League/Season ends


25th…Golf-Champions/Senior PGA Championship from Trump National Golf Club in Washington, DC

25th…Golf-Euro/BMW PGA Championship from Wentworth Club in Surrey, England

25th…Golf-PGA/Dean & Deluca Invitation from Colonial CC in Fort Worth, Texas


28th…Auto-F1/Monaco Grand Prix from Circuit de Monaco in Monte Carlo

28th…Auto-Indy/Indianapolis 500 from Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana

28th…Auto-NASCAR/Coca-Cola 600 from Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina

28th…Tennis/Roland Garros from Paris, France