Tom Watson | The Masters

...sportsmanship and cherishes moments of major drama. Rarely, however, do the two collide. The epic head-to-head final-round showdown between Tom Watson and Jack Nick laus in the 1977 British Open at Turnberry has long been the ... Freddie Couples loves...


...are eighth in CaliforniaIn Napa Valley, Calif., Georgia Regents shot 299-311?610 on the first day of the Silverado Showdown and trail tournament leader Oregon by 21 shots.The Ducks shot 299-290 and lead Colorado by three after the first two rounds...

Area's top basketball players square off in Georgia-South Carolina showdown

Many of the area's best basketball players will play Saturday in an All-Star game at Paine.

Some NASCAR teams aren't tigtening all lug nuts in an effort to save time

...the non-points race.Race winners from 2014 and 2015 also are eligible, as well as the top-two finishers in the Sprint Showdown qualifying race and the winner of a fan vote.Qualified drivers include: A.J. Allmendinger, Aric Almirola, Kurt Busch...

Nationals' Stephen Strasburg expected to start third game of season

Pitcher Stephen Strasburg will start for the Washington Nationals in the third game of the season on April 9 in a likely showdown with New York Mets ace Matt Harvey.Barring any setbacks from a twisted ankle, Strasburg will face Harvey, who was bypassed...

Braves clobber Cardinals

ATLANTA - There are no showdowns in August. No messages delivered. This is dog day baseball, and there are no winners, just survivors. So, while the tendency...

Actions recapped from S.C. legislature

COLUMBIA -- Showdowns or slowdowns? The last days of the 1998 South Carolina legislative session will feature one or the other, but no one knows which...

Network has tough choice on its hands

Saturday's showdowns pitting South Carolina against Tennessee and Georgia versus Florida are generating big-time buildup and plenty of anticipation...

Snagged officer resigns

HINESVILLE, GA. -- When police raided a nightclub that hosted oily showdowns with nude women, a uniformed officer was caught in the audience. He resigned from the force on Thursday. "I'm sure he had...

Former college foes meet again

NEW ORLEANS -- Danny Wuerffel and Peyton Manning met in some memorable showdowns when Florida played Tennessee. Now they play for the New Orlans Saints and Indianapolis Colts, and things aren't so exciting...