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World basketball body eases headgear ban

MIES, Switzerland - Basketball's governing body has relaxed rules banning players wearing headgear after criticism it discriminated on religious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-16/headgear-ban-basketball-eased
Lipsky rallies to win in playoff

CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland - An American golfer won the European Mas ters on Sunday to put himself atop the Asian Tour money list.David Lipsky's unorthodox...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-07/lipsky-rallies-win-playoff
Argentina scores in extra time, knocks off Switzerland

...extra-time winner in a 1-0 win over Switzerland to send Argentina to the World Cup quarterfinals...Argentina struggled to find paths through Switzerland's five-man midfield, and it was...age 81 on the eve of the match, said Switzerland leaves the tournament with "our heads...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-01/argentina-scores-ext
Argentina star Sergio Aguero to miss second-round match against Switzerland

...miss Argen tina's second-round World Cup match against Switzerland because of a muscle injury in his left thigh.Argentina...so it could take several weeks to heal.Argentina faces Switzerland on Tuesday in Sao Paolo. BRAZIL: Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-26/argentina-star-sergi
Billy Horschel surges into lead at BMW Championship

...second after 67.Former Augusta State golfer Henrik Norlander shot 78 and is at 218. EUROPEAN TOUR: In Crans-Montana, Switzerland, Graeme Storm made a hole-in-one during his third round 6-under-par 64 to lead the European Masters.Storm's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-06/billy-horschel-surges-lead-b
Sergio Garcia takes BMW Championship lead

...69-71?140.Evans' Vaughn Taylor had 73-71?144 and missed the cut by a shot. EUROPEAN TOUR: In Crans-Montana, Switzerland, Richie Ramsay shot 4-under-par 66 to take a two-shot clubhouse lead in the second round of the European Masters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-05/sergio-garcia-takes-bmw-cham
Rory McIlroy tied for BMW Championship lead

...fighting for another 25 cards based on their earnings in the four tournaments.EUROPEAN TOUR: In Crans-Sur-Sierre, Switzerland, Richie Ramsay and Edoardo Molinari each shot 8-under-par 62s to lead after the European Masters first round.Both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-04/rory-mcilroy-tied-bmw-champi
IOC has 'more optimism' about readiness of Rio for 2016 Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The smooth running of the World Cup has lifted the mood of Brazilians and given them the confidence to overcome delays and deliver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-08/ioc-has-more-optimism-ab
Wine Time: Baron de Hoen Cremant d'Alsace Brut NV, Alsace

...encourages sustainable practices. It exports about 35 percent of its production, mainly to the Netherlands, Great Britain, Switzerland, Belgium, the United States and Germany, and some to Canada and Russia.The winery is in the village of Beblenheim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-06/wine-time-baron-de-ho
Swiss voters reject minimum wage plan

GENEVA - Worried about upsetting Switzerland's strong economy or driving its high...erode economic competitiveness, driving Switzerland's costs even higher."A fixed salary...decisions at the polls Sunday, a result of Switzerland's unique system of popular rule that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-18/swiss-voters-reject-minimu