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US Open singles champions to earn record amount

...reach the second round.It was Strycova's fifth appearance at Bastad and she next faces Evgeniya Rodina.Two other seeded players, Carina Witthoeft and Tatjana Maria, both made early exits. Fifth-seeded Witthoeft started well but lost 2-6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-14/us-open-singles-champions-earn-re
Garbine Muguruza ends finalist drought by Spanish woman at Wimbledon

...and Andy Murray will meet in the second match on the same court.Djokovic, Federer and Murray are the top three seeded players and were expected to get this far. But Gasquet, seeded 21st, is something of a surprise after beating French Open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-09/garbine-muguruza-ends-finalist-dr
Richard Gasquet outlasts French Open champ Stan Wawrinka in Wimbledon quarterfinals

...Open champ Stan Wawrinka in a marathon fifth set Wed nesday, preventing Wim bledon from having the top four men's seeded players in the semifinals for the first time in 20 years.The 21st-seeded French man overcame the fourth-seeded Swiss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-08/richard-gasquet-outl
Young Wimbledon stats from 2014 make early exits in women's division

...confidence was low because of poor recent results. "But I didn't expect to lose in (the) first round."Highly seeded players rarely do anticipate that sort of quick departure, of course, and four past Wimbledon champions in action Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-30/young-wimbledon-stats-2014-make-e
Overtime

...hours and the meeting between Viktor Troicki and Borna Coric was postponed until today.? In Nottingham, England, seeded players Karin Knapp and Ajla Tomljanovic lost in the first round of the Nottingham Open.The fourth-seeded Knapp lost 6-4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-08/overtime
Crowd brings Frenchman Gael Monfils back in Paris

...three who were seeded ? No. 12 Gilles Simon, No. 13 Monfils and No. 14 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga ? and two who defeated seeded players ? Nicolas Mahut and Benoit Paire."Everybody," Tsonga said, "remembers Yannick's victory."Monfils trailed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-27/crowd-brings-frenchm
Serena Williams, Roger Federer easily advance at Indian Wells

...Wawrinka, who lost to Robin Haase, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3.No. 11 Grigor Dimitrov nearly followed some of the other seeded players out of the tournament, needing three sets to hold off Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (2), 3-6, 7-6 (4) over two hours...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-15/serena-williams-roge
Rafael Nadal wins opener in straight sets Down Under

...Park in 2013.When eight of the seeded players tumbled out of the women's draw...major winner, were also among the seeded players who stumbled on day one.American...12-10.Only two of the men's seeded players went out. No. 11 Ernests Gulbis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-19/rafael-nadal-wins-op
Maria Sharapova digs deep to win in the U.S. Open second round

...Heading into Wawrinka's match, the men's tournament had yet to have a significant surprise, and the only seeded player to lose in afternoon action was No. 27 Santiago Giraldo of Colombia.Otherwise, No. 6 Tomas Berdych, No. 7 Grigor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-27/maria-sharapova-digs
Former Greenbrier golfer Chris Waters and ex-North Augusta golfer Matt NeSmith fall in U.S. Amateur match play

...1 up. Rank, a 26-year-old hockey referee, made a 6-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to win.The highest seeded player to win was Taiwan's Cheng-Tsung Pan, a senior at the University of Washington who qualified third. He beat Zach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-13/former-greenbrier-golfer-chr