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Ronda Rousey crushes Bethe Correia to defend her title at UFC 190

...Correia only 34 seconds into the first round at UFC 190 early Sunday morning.Rousey defended...by throwing a rapid sequence of punches at the Brazilian's head, landing a combination...needed only 14 seconds to beat Cat Zingano at UFC 184 earlier this year."It kind of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-02/ronda-rousey-crushes-bethe-correi
Quackenbush, Blackburn win at Midland Valley

...Blackburn, who won by 10 shots last week at Gordon Lakes, has yet to shoot higher than...Quackenbush is only committing to the event at Houndslake on Aug. 15-16.This started...Larry, who was 6-under for this round at one point, bogeyed No. 16 and doubled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2015-08-02/quackenbush-bla
Augusta State Farmers Market having good summer

...Judge has spent nearly every day patrolling his produce stand at the Augusta State Farmers Market on Fifth Street."People come...now coming from another state," said Judge, who has worked at the farmers market for more than 15 years. "We need more rain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-02/augusta-state-farmers-market-
WADA to investigate new doping allegations in athletics

...one-third of medals in endurance races at the Olympics and world championships over...including 55 golds ? in those disciplines at the Olympics and world championships were...The Sunday Times also said that 10 medals at the 2012 London Olympics were won by athletes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-02/wada-investigate-new-doping-alleg
Actress Betty Lynn transforms from Mount Airy local to Mayberry legend

...said Ter ri Forrest Champney, a volunteer at the Andy Griffith Mu se um. "She's just...star.While plenty of youngsters marvel at the memorabilia, it's the older folk who...really like?' No thing like Barney Fife at all, that's for sure," Lynn said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-08-02/actress-betty-lynn-transform
Deal spokesman leaves proud of work done for Augusta area

...100 million into research and construction at Georgia Regents University, setting it...Army's decision to locate its cyber command at Augusta's Fort Gordon. He convinced an...progress when the governor came into office at a time of dire economic distress," he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-02/deal-spokesman-leaves-proud-w
Kyle Busch wins at Pocono in return to Truck Series

...one, pulling away on the final laps Saturday to win at Pocono Raceway. His season debut mirrored his recent...was scratched from his scheduled Truck Series debut at Charlotte.Busch has now won at least once race in all three of NASCAR's national...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-01/kyle-bush-wins-pocono-retu
Matt Kenseth stretches his fuel and steals a win at Pocono

...Sunday to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway.The 400-mile race came...Cup races.Kenseth won for the first time at Pocono. With Busch's recent dominance...swept the Xfinity and Cup races last weekend at Indianapolis and won the Truck Series event...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-02/matt-kenseth-stretches-his
Italy's Simone Ruffiniwins wins swimming marathon at world championships in Russia

...in swimming's version of the marathon at the world championships involved a parade...Matteo Furlan, 1:27.3 back."Already at the second feeding station I told my coach...continue in a nice routine and do one lap at a time."In the last lap the American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-01/italys-simone-ruffin
Katie Ledecky kicks off run at worlds with a win

...headed down the stairs to the deck Sunday at the world championships.Ledecky, 18...She set the world record of 3:58.37 at last year's Pan Pacific championships...like Ledecky has four individual events at worlds, won his third consecutive world...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-02/katie-ledecky-kicks-run-worlds-wi