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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
Victoria Azarenka takes out No. 8 seed Caroline Wozniacki in Australian Open

...and really take my chances today. I think I did that pretty well."In a Friday match, Yanina Wickmayer topped a seeded player for the second time in three rounds, coming back to beat No. 14 Sara Errani 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 to move into the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-22/victoria-azarenka-takes-out-
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
Serena Williams rolls after rough start in U.S. Open match

...6-3, 7-6 (8) by 50th-ranked Kaia Kanepi.There have been fewer surprises among the men so far, and only one seeded player was sent packing Thursday afternoon, when No. 28 Guillermo Garcia-Lopez was defeated by Sam Querrey, of the United...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-28/serena-williams-roll
Rafael Nadal rallies to reach third round

...far."For the most part, the locker room I'm in, it still seems pretty full <0x2014> where all the seeded players are," Isner said. "It's good to see. It's good for the tournament to have all the big names, especially...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-26/rafael-nadal-rallies