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Atlanta Falcons haven't filled all their starting spots

...back in their final preseason game.Coach Mike Smith said there is no "clarity" at those spots, though he likes the contenders. He's also hoping to find his No. 2 quarterback as he holds out some established starters in Thursday night's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-26/atlanta-falcons-havent-filled
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali keeps yellow jersey in Tour de France

...for a win, he added. "It's a big relief for us."The top of the standings didn't change, as most of the contenders for victory in the three-week race trailed close behind the muscular Greipel. He was not a challenger for the overall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-10/italys-vincenzo-niba
Sunday drama largely confined to front nine

...Jordan Spieth combined for eight birdies and four bogeys on the opening nine holes at Augusta National.With none of the contenders blitzing the second nine ? the best any of the top 10 could do was 3-under-par 33 by Miguel Angel Jimenez ? it...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/sunday-drama-largely-confined-front-nine
Bubba Watson wins second Masters in three years

...from the pines in sudden death to win his second Mas ters Tournament in three years. The only round in the 60s among the contenders Sunday was enough.Watson beat Louis Oosthuizen on the second hole of sudden death in 2012, the final round ending...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/masters/bubba-watson-wins-second-masters-three-
Anybody's game as Masters opens

...English squaring off against the thirtysomethings who normally win the first major championship of the season.Some of the contenders in their 30s who are ranked in the world's top 10 are defending champion Adam Scott (second), Henrik Sten son...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/anybodys-game-masters-opens
Wounded riders soldiering on at Tour

...going into Monday's stage, the third and last on Corsica before the Tour crosses back onto the French mainland, the contenders remain on equal footing.Froome, however, looks particularly fresh and strong. On the road into Ajaccio, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-06-30/wounded-riders-soldi
Six candidates make pitches to become IOC president

...election, the race to become the next International Olympic Committee president came into sharp focus Thursday with the contenders taking their case directly to the voters.The candidates each made 15-minute presentations to the general assembly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-07-04/six-candidates-make-
Shad Tuten goes wire-to-wire at Augusta City Amateur

...held by Jeff Roberts and Glen Hurt after 36 holes, including the 64-year-old Daniels, who trailed by one shot.The contenders agreed on Saturday night that it would take an under-par final round to win. Daniels, with 69, and Robert Samuels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-07-21/shad-tuten-goes-wire-wire-au
Race is on for spot in the Chase for the Championship

...McMurray and Menard need to win and get some help.Of course, there are other scenarios that apply based on where the contenders finish in comparison with each other.For Menard, however, it doesn't get any easier.He has to lead the most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-09-04/race-spot-chase-championsh
East Regional only one with top four seeds still alive

...and rebounding (8.0) by sophomore forward Cody Zeller. It's junior guard Victor Oladipo, however, who is the contender for national player of the year honors.Oladipo averaged 13.6 points and 6.4 rebounds this season, was the Big...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-03-27/east-regional-only-one-to