Sean O'Hair | The Masters

...All Rnds Masters field stands at 91 Posted: 12/19/11 Ernie Els and Retief Goosen enter the 2012 season without any assurances of playing in the Masters Tournament. Qualifiers for the 2011 Masters Posted: 01/17/11 13 golfers qualify...

After Olympic bid with Russians fails, Epiphanny Prince returns to WNBA with New York Liberty

...disappointed her Russian team couldn't do more at the Olympic qualifier. Russia finished in sixth place, losing to Turkey in overtime...Had Prince's team won, it would have made a final Olympic qualifier next spring. Now Russia will not compete in the Olympics...

Presidents tried influence vote, Blatter says

...Fiji.Organizers said the result broke the 2001 record when Australia beat American Samoa 31-0 in an Oceania confederation qualifier for the 2002 World Cup.Micronesia lost its first match 30-0 to Tahiti.The 15th Pacific Games, which end July 18, had...

Tiger Woods rebounds in The Greenbrier

...birdie putt at the par-4 16th.Neither has a top 10 finish this season and both need some solid results to be among the 125 qualifiers for the FedEx Cup playoffs starting in late August."I got a little down on myself earlier in the year because the results...

Defending women's champion Petra Kvitova eliminated at Wimbledon

...against Vasek Pospisil, and 2010 runner-up Tomas Berdych against Gilles Simon.Troicki ended the run of Dustin Brown, the qualifier from Germany who stunned Rafael Nadal in the second round. It marks the fourth year in a row that a man ranked No. 100 or...

Rafael Nadal stunned by Dustin Brown in 2nd round at Wimbledon

LONDON - Two-time champion Rafael Nadal is making another early exit from Wimbledon, after losing in the second round to a 102nd-ranked qualifier who played the match of his life.

NeSmith wins U.S. Open sectional qualifier

...63-64 to win the U.S. Open sectional qualifier Monday at Hawks Ridge Golf Club in Ball...The Bear's Club ? in the Florida qualifier and had rounds of 72-68 to avoid a...available in New York. The other three qualifiers were Jamie Lovemark, Pat Wilson and...


...the British Open field.The players were added when it became clear the Open would not fill all the spots from remaining qualifiers for the 156-man field.The British Open will be played July 16-19.Molinari is No. 43 in the world but was outside...

Serena Williams overcomes another rocky start to win in first round

...major title and her bid for a calendar-year Grand Slam, too, by taking 11 of the last 13 games to beat 113th-ranked qualifier Margarita Gasparyan 6-4, 6-1. Williams has won her past 22 Grand Slam matches."There are a lot of expectations on...

Novak Djokovic weathers early storm at Wimbledon

...Ivanovic, a former No. 1 player who reached the semifinals in 2007.Fourth-seeded Sharapova, the 2004 champion, beat Dutch qualifier Richel Hogenkamp 6-3, 6-1.In one of the tightest matches of the day, No. 9 Marin Cilic - the 2014 U.S. Open champion...