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Wrist injury to keep Rafael Nadal from defending U.S. Open title

...sitting out tournaments in Toronto and Cincinnati.The 28-year-old Spaniard also said...month and a hard-court title at the Cincinnati Masters on Sunday.After beating David...his second match in both Toronto and Cincinnati.Still, Djokovic will be seeded No...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-18/wrist-injury-keep-ra
Serena Williams finally breaks through at Western & Southern Open

...She'd never even reached the finals in Cincinnati until last year, when she fell apart...Sydney. She finally got her win in Cincinnati with the help of a good matchup. Williams...rankings with her strong showing in Cincinnati.On the men's side, Roger Federer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-17/serena-williams-fina
Series shows hitting differences between Braves, Athletics

...Their 11.5% swinging strike rate is worst in baseball this season. Dating back to 2003, it ranks third to the 2003 Cincinnati Reds (12.1%) and 2013 Houston Astros (11.7%). The Reds lost 93 games that year, and the Astros lost 111. Perhaps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-08-17/series-shows
Serena Williams reaches final at Western & Southern Open

...can't seem to hold serve. It's frustrating thing when you're out there on the court."Williams has never won the Cincinnati-area tournament in five previous appearances. She lost a third-set tiebreaker to Victoria Azarenka last year.With the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-16/serena-williams-reac
Overtime

...Georgia standout John Isner.In women's play, top-seeded Serena Williams continued her pursuit of her first title in the Cincinnati-area tournament with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over Flavia Pennetta. SoccerSuarez cleared to start trainingLuis Suarez will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-14/overtime
Ex-Augusta Administrator Fred Russell's name surfaces in Cincinnati search

...of 19 applicants for city manager of Cincinnati, according to a list released to area...last week. He didn't get the job.Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley selected Baltimore...Black will be paid $240,000.The Cincinnati list described the Augusta administrator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-05/russells-name-surfaces-c
Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan to miss start of season with knee injury

...JETS: Coach Rex Ryan said safety Antonio Allen will "probably" start at cornerback in Saturday night's preseason game at Cincinnati.Allen, a former South Car olina standout, was moved to cornerback because the Jets are short-handed at the position...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-12/broncos-linebacker-danny-trev
Division races in baseball heat up down the stretch

...CENTRAL: This one should be fun. Milwaukee leads St. Louis by two games, with Pittsburgh another half-game behind and Cincinnati only five games out of first. Those four teams are all in play for the wild cards too.NL WEST: The San Francisco Giants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-11/division-races-baseball-
Autonomy for Big Five spells end to status quo

...opponents. That would eliminate prominent non-conference opponents like Boise State, Brigham Young, Central Florida and Cincinnati who got left standing when the expansion music stopped.Count South Carolina's Steve Spurrier among those not in favor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-09/autonomy-big-five-spells-
Rafael Nadal withdraws from two US Open tuneups

...withdrew Wednesday from U.S. Open tuneups in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury, putting in doubt his status...play again.The Toronto tournament begins Monday, and the Cincinnati tournament starts Aug. 11. Nadal won both of those events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-30/rafael-nadal-withdraws-two-us-ope