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Braves acquire Vizcaino, receive international money

...development departments this off-season, and a move like this can show a more serious commitment to being an international player, no matter the dollars. Vizcaino might be a familiar name for some Braves fans. He was traded to the Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-11-16/braves-acqui
Overtime

...champion Angel Cabrera and former British Open champion Louis Oosthuizen also have committed to play. A fourth international player will be announced soon.The fundraiser targets health issues facing Native Americans.Begay, a Navajo and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-28/overtime
Landon Donovan disappointed by snub from US World Cup roster

...Klinsmann chose U.S. team newcomer Aron Johannsson and 31-year-old Chris Wondolowski over the most accomplished international player in American history.The decision surprised Donovan, who believed a strong performance in training camp had secured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-24/landon-donovan-disap
Charl Schwartzel | The Masters

...Masters was appropriate because it came on the 50th anniversary of countryman Gary Player's becoming the first international player to win the tournament. Masters Tournament Sunday Timeline Posted: 04/11/11 Schwartzel finishes in style...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Charl_Schwartzel.shtml
'Undertaker' first victim of 'Aussie curse'

...hadn't really thought about it," said Michael Clayton, a former European Tour pro from Melbourne. "No (international player) had ever won the Masters except (Gary) Player. No one spoke about Ferrier, and it was a complete mess he...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/undertaker-first-victim-aussie-curse
The 77-year wonder

...since the last Brit won the men's singles title at the All-England Club's Wimbledon tournament, most every international player who accepted the trophy gave thanks and interviews in the king's English.From giving us the language of international...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-07-09/77-year-wonder
Timberwolves' roster has international flavor

...Europe to see prospects up close.Philo says the philosophy is simple: "Forget the 'international' part of international player." Where some of the league's most traditional evaluators still have a line drawn in the sand between American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2012-12-07/timberwolves-roster-has-inter
Former Soviet basketball star Sergei Belov dies at age 69

...CSKA Moscow and later coached the club for three years, leading it to two titles. In 1992, he became the first international player inducted in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. He was inducted into basketball's international Hall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-10-03/former-soviet-basketball
Foreign players' success expands

...Country Club, holding off Tiger Woods and Jim Furyk in the process, it marked the fourth consecutive victory by an international player in America's national golf championship. And it was ironic that Cabrera, at 5-over-par 285, defeated by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/19/gol_132805.shtml
Golf
Field announced for Junior Invitational at Sage Valley

...NeSmith got into the elite field thanks to a victory at the Sea Pines Junior Heritage and the withdrawal of an international player.The North Augusta golfer posted rounds of 67-67-75 to finish in fourth place, 13 shots behind winner Nicholas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-02-15/field-announced-junior-invit