Calendar Keynotes:  14 – 15 December

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Montpellier v Toulouse. Photo by Alexandre Dimou/Icon Sport

Saturday, 14 December 

Football: English Premier League – Liverpool v Watford, Chelsea v AFC Bournemouth, Leicester City v Norwich City, Scottish Premiership – Aberdeen v Hamilton Academical, Ross County v Kilmarnock, French Ligue 1 – Metz v Marseille, Angers v Monaco, Brest v Nice, Nimes v Nantes, Toulouse v Reims, Spanish La Liga – Real Sociedad v Barcelona, Athletic Bilbao v Eibar, Atletico Madrid v Osasuna, Italian Serie A – Napoli v Parma, German Bundesliga – 1. FC Koln v Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Mainz 05 v Borussia Dortmund, Bayern Munich v Werder Bremen, Hertha Berlin v SC Freiburg, Fortuna Dusseldorf v RB Leipzig.

Rugby Union: European Champions Cup – Pool 1, Benetton v Lyon, Leinster v Northampton Saints, Pool 2, Glasgow Warriors v La Rochelle, Pool 4, Saracens v Munster, Pool 5, Connacht v Gloucester, Montpellier v Toulouse. European Challenge Cup – Pool 2, London Irish v Toulon, Scarlets v Bayonne, Pool 3, Bordeaux Begles v Agen, Wasps v Edinburgh, Pool 4, Stade Francais v Bristol, Pool 5, Rugby Calvisano v Leicester Tigers.

Cricket: Australia v New Zealand, 1st Test, Perth (till 16 December).

Golf: USPGA Tour, The Presidents Cup, Royal Melbourne GC, Australia (till 15 December).

Winter Sports: FIS Ski Jumping World Cup, Klingenthal, Germany (till 15 December), FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup, St Moritz, Switzerland (till 15 December), FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup, Val d’Isere, Italy (till 15 December).

Sunday, 15 December

Football  English Premier League – Manchester United v Everton, Wolverhampton Wanderers v Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal v Manchester City, Scottish Premiership – Motherwell v Rangers, Celtic v Hibernian, French Ligue 1 – Bordeaux v Strasbourg, Lyon v Rennes, Saint-Etienne v Paris Saint Germain, Spanish La Liga – Getafe v Real Valladolid, Sevilla v Villareal, Valencia v Real Madrid, Italian Serie A – Bologna v Atalanta, Juventus v Udinese, AC Milan v Sassuolo, Roma v SPAL, Fiorentina v Inter Milan, German Bundesliga – VfL Wolfsburg v Borussia Monchengladbach, FC Schalke 04 v Eintracht Frankfurt.

Rugby Union: European Champions Cup – Pool 2, Exeter Chiefs v Sale, Pool 3, Clermont Auvergne v Bath.

Cricket: Australia v New Zealand, 1st Test, Perth (till 16 December), one-day international, India v West Indies, Chennai.

Golf: USPGA Tour, The Presidents Cup, Royal Melbourne GC, Australia (final day).

Winter Sports: FIS Ski Jumping World Cup, Klingenthal, Germany (final day), FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup, St Moritz, Switzerland (final day), FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup, Val d’Isere, Italy (final day).

Sports awards: BBC Sports Personality of the Year award, BBC One – contenders: Dina Asher-Smith, Lewis Hamilton, Katarina Johnson-Thompson, Alun Wyn Jones, Raheem Sterling, Ben Stokes.