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

...1-ranked Wozniacki, who had never previously failed to make the third round in seven trips to Melbourne Park, reached the U.S. Open final last year before losing to Serena Williams."I knew that I'm unseeded so I can play anybody ? I just accept...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-22/victoria-azarenka-takes-out-
Martin Kaymer extends lead to six at Abu Dhabi Championship

...me, it is important to win the golf tournament."The U.S. Open champion's pace was too hot for McIlroy, who shot...also is exempt into the final stage of qualifying for the U.S. Open and British Open.Chile has not had a player in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-17/martin-kaymer-extends-lead-s
Chilean Matias Dominguez grabs lead in Latin American Amateur

...April, along with the U.S. Amateur and British Amateur. He also is exempt into the final stage of qualifying for the U.S. Open and British Open.Chile has not had a player in the Masters in more than 50 years. Enrique Orellana missed the cut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-17/chilean-matias-dominguez-gra
Rafael Nadal wins opener in straight sets Down Under

...the Australian Open championship.Kei Nishikori returned to Grand Slam action for the first time since his run to the U.S. Open final, beating Nicolas Almagro 6-4, 7-6 (1), 6-2.The fifth-seeded Nishikori dropped his opening service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-19/rafael-nadal-wins-op
Dominguez wins Latin America Amateur, spot in Masters

...A again and added the USGA.In addition to the trip to Augusta National, Dominguez also earned berths in the U.S. Amateur and British Amateur. He also is exempt into the final stage of qualifying for the U.S. Open and British Open.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-18/dominguez-wins-latin-america
Jimmy Walker becoming harder to overlook after run of strong play

...he saw from Jordan Spieth in Decemeber at the Hero World Challenge when he won by 10 shots; from Martin Kaymer at the U.S. Open last summer when he won by eight at Pinehurst; from Rory McIlroy in the first two majors he won (each by eight shots...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-20/jimmy-walker-becoming-harder
Rafael Nadal isn't confident in his chances at Australian Open

...hard-charging tennis style.Nadal did not enter the U.S. Open in 2012, part of an extended absence because of a problem with his left knee. He won the U.S. Open in 2013 but didn't defend his title because of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-17/rafael-nadal-isnt-co
Dominguez wins Latin America Amateur to earn berth in Masters

...and added the USGA.In addition to the trip to Augusta National in April, Dominguez also earned berths in the U.S. Amateur and British Amateur. He also is exempt into the final stage of qualifying for the U.S. Open and British Open.

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/dominguez-wins-latin-america-a
Ace boost Rory McIlroy's chances at Abu Dhabi Chammpionship

...at 11-under, two shots behind Kaymer.Kaymer, the U.S. Open champion, followed up a first-round 64 with 67 to...and is exempt into the final stage of qualifying for the U.S. Open and British Open.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-16/ace-boost-rory-mcilroys-chan
Brazilian Andre Tourinho leads Latin American Amateur by one

...Asia-Pacific Amateur. The winner gets a spot in the Masters in April and is exempt into the final stage of qualifying for the U.S. Open and British Open. He also gets into the U.S. Amateur and British Amateur."I actually hit the ball better yesterday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-16/brazilian-andre-tourinho-lea