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Michaux: Zach Johnson headed to hall after Open win

...Masters Tournament in April when his wife was in a coma and nearly died from toxic shock syndrome ? nearly became the first player to win after being as low as 50th after 36th holes. He held a two-shot lead with three to play and had more bogeys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-21/michaux-zach-johnson-headed-
Rickie Fowler heads into Open still seeking a truly signature win

...captured the first two majors this season and arrived at St. Andrews looking to take another step toward becoming the first player to win the modern Grand Slam."Jordan has been playing amazing golf, and Rory has been doing that for quite some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-14/rickie-fowler-heads-open-sti
Tiger Woods insists he's not 'buried and done'

...Daly (1995) previously played the Dunhill Cup.That's one obstacle facing Spieth, who is trying to become the first player to capture the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open in the same year. He did play a practice round on his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-14/tiger-woods-insists-hes-not-
Mike Trout leads AL to victory in All-Star Game

...greats had just walked off the field.Trout became the first player in 38 years to homer leading off an All-Star Game...arms outdueled their NL rivals.Trout also became the first player to win consecutive All-Star Game MVP honors.A new-look...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-15/mike-trout-leads-al-vict
South Korea's In Gee Chun rallies to win US Women's Open

...one-stroke victory Sunday.Chun shot 4-under-par 66 in the final round and finished at 8-under, becoming the first player to win her U.S. Open debut since Birdie Kim in 2005."Everything I faced and I did here was completely new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-12/south-koreas-gee-chun-rallie
Jordan Spieth shoots 61, surges into lead at John Deere Classic

...own today.Lee picked up his first career win at The Greenbrier Classic just last week. He will try to become the first player since David Duval in 1997 to get his first two PGA Tour wins in back-to-back tournaments.Lee knows he is a heavy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-11/jordan-spieth-shoots-61-surg
Serena Williams is at her best in quarterfinals

...also will have the third leg of a calendar-year Grand Slam and go to the U.S. Open with a chance to become the first player since Steffi Graf in 1988 to win all four major trophies in one season."I haven't seen her play like this, honestly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-07/serena-williams-her-
Aiken's Kevin Kisner isn't first to lose three playoffs in a season

...Kevin Kisner is in good company.When he lost in a four-man playoff at The Greenbrier Classic, Kisner became the first player since Horton Smith in 1937 to lose three playoffs in one year. The difference is that Smith already was a two-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-07/aikens-kevin-kisner-isnt-fir
Serena Williams overcomes another rocky start to win in first round

...Williams said. "It's definitely not guaranteed."And she would head to the U.S. Open with a chance to become the first player since Steffi Graf in 1988 to win all four majors in a single season."It's a pretty good chance," Williams' older...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-29/serena-williams-overcomes-another
India celebrates after first player from homeland is drafted by NBA

NEW DELHI - It is a rare day in India when basketball makes the front page of newspapers, yet 19-year-old Satnam Singh Bhamara achieved that feat when he became the first Indian to be drafted to the NBA this week.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-06-27/india-celebrates-after-first-