June 28 – July 23
The three-time WNBA champs take on the Los Angeles Sparks June 14, 7 p.m., and June 23, 3 p.m.; the Indiana Fever, June 28, 7 p.m.; the New York Liberty, July 5, 7 p.m.; Atlanta Dream, July 7, 3 p.m.; Dallas Wings, July 17, 12:30 p.m.; and Indiana Fever, July 23, 7 p.m. Call for ticket prices. Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, phoenixmercury.com, 602-252-WNBA.
Occurring every two years, the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Gold Cup is the official national team championship of the region. Tournament action takes place in Costa Rica, Jamaica and the United States, with a semifinal match getting underway in the Valley. 7 p.m. Call for ticket prices. State Farm Stadium, 1 Cardinals Dr., Glendale, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000
July 5 – 24
The bats are in action as the D-backs take on the Colorado Rockies, July 5-7; Milwaukee Brewers, July 18-21; and Baltimore Orioles, July 22-24. Call for times and ticket prices. Chase Field, 401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, dbacks.com, 602-514-8400.
July 13 – 14
This stand-up amputee basketball tournament features a 3-on-3 bracket competition on Saturday, followed by a 5-on-5 Final 4 on Sunday. Call for times. Ability360 Sports & Fitness Center, 5031 E. Washington St., Phoenix, ability360.org, 602-256-2245.
Arizona’s highest-level professional soccer franchise battles the Austin Bold. 7:30 p.m. Call for ticket prices. Casino Arizona Field, 751 N. McClintock Dr., Scottsdale, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000.
Casino Arizona Field, Scottsdale, AZ