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Sport's most accomplished female fighter faces unbeaten foe in UFC 184

...aversion to promoting the women's sport when he saw the star potential of Rousey, who has become an actor, a Sports Illustrated swimsuit model and a global face of MMA in the two years since that debut in Anaheim.Zingano should have had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-26/sports-most-accomplished-female-f
Record books record Masters win, but not the anxiety

...noted for his compact swing and jumpy nerves,'' Sports Illustrated reported).Middlecoff was not listed as one of...holed it, and Herbert Warren Wind, writing in Sports Illustrated, surmised that it might have been the "longest...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/history/record-books-record-masters-win-not-anx
Prep star Roquan Smith might have unwittingly set new trend

...have unwittingly changed the game in favor of other blue-chip talent. That one little piece of paper ? which Sports Illustrated recently called the "worst contract in American sports" ? guarantees the player nothing. A school can revoke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-14/prep-star-roquan-smith-mi
Michael Jordan calls Dean Smith his 'teacher, second father'

...his days as a freshman and a Sports Illustrated cover."The day that he was on the Sports Illustrated and he named four starters and...sense I deserved to be on that Sports Illustrated."In 2007, Jordan returned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-08/michael-jordan-calls-dean
Michaux: Golf now rampant with cynicism

...started his leave hasn't squelched the notion that the leave was involuntary."I have issues," Johnson told Sports Illustrated's Peter Thamel about reports about alleged cocaine use, "but that's not the issue."Johnson won't divulge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-21/michaux-golf-now-rampant-cyn
Golfer Dustin Johnson says cocaine was not the issue that kept him off tour

...reason he chose to sit out the past six months to get his life in order."I did not have a problem," Johnson told Sports Illustrated when asked about cocaine. "It's just something I'm not going to get into. I have issues. But that's not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-20/golfer-dustin-johnson-says-c
Book gives glimpse of area's yesteryear

...plummets"National Enquirer: "O.J. and Nicole, together again"Victoria's Secret catalog: "Our final sale"Sports Illustrated: "Game over"Rolling Stone: "Grateful Dead reunion tour."Reader's Digest: "BYE" MASTERS FAVORITE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-01/book-gives-glimpse-areas-yest
Stephen Curry's star continues to rise

...2013. He moved into the top five of the NBA's most-sold jerseys at the end of last season. And in November, Sports Illustrated named Curry one of the top 100 sports figures to follow on Twitter.Henry Schafer, executive vice president of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-12-24/stephen-currys-star-continues
Mo'ne Davis named AP's Female Athlete of the Year

...basketball team.Davis appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated, has her jersey displayed in baseball's Hall of Fame and was named Sports Kid of the Year by Sports Illustrated Kids.She met the Obamas at the White House, starred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-29/mone-davis-named-aps-fem
Indians acquire ex-GreenJacket Brandon Moss from Athletics

...After carrying San Francisco to a third title in five years, left-handed pitcher Madison Bumgarner was named Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year.The former GreenJacket is the first Giant to win the prestigious award and the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-08/indians-acquire-ex-green