Rory McIlroy | The Masters

...stood on the 10th tee Friday wondering if he would even make the cut. It was the perfect time for the world?s top-ranked player to find his form. McIlroy followed a front-nine 40 with a second-nine 31 to ... Michaux: This Masters is shaping...

Defending women's champion Petra Kvitova eliminated at Wimbledon

Former top-ranked player Jelena Jankovic beat the defending Wimbledon champion 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 Saturday on Centre Court, coming back from a set and a break down to reach the fourth round at the All England Club.


...He'll face Federer, a six-time champion who has never lost a Cincinnati title match.By contrast, the world's top-ranked player has never won the tournament ? the only one of the nine ATP Masters to elude him.He needs that one elusive title...

IOC President Bach: Boston failed to deliver on 'promises' to USOC during failed 2024 bid

...will involve discussions that are "a little bit more oriented on facts than emotions." GOLF: Inbee Park, the top-ranked player in women's golf, has criticized the qualifying criteria for next year's Olympic tournament, saying it will...

Jim Burton being remember during E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship

...AJGA rankings. The class of 2017 finished third in 2014. JonErik Alford (No. 172), of Roswell, is another top-ranked player to watch, along with three top-10 Georgia players from the class of 2016 in Peachtree City's Connor Coffee...


...against France at 1-1 Friday by beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets at Queen's Club.Britain's top-ranked player beat Tsonga 7-5, 7-6 (10), 6-2 after compatriot James Ward was outplayed by Gilles Simon earlier in the day...

GreenJackets Series Guide: vs. Greenville (7/22-7/24)

...out and showing regression; relies on movement/command of average stuff. Notable GreenJackets - Aramis Garcia: Top-ranked player on Augusta's roster at 16th in Giants system by Baseball America; reigning SAL Player of the Week; last 11...

GreenJackets Series Guide: vs. Rome (7/8-7/12)

...with .291 average; 40 stolen bases ranks third in SAL; plus center field defense; plus arm. - Aramis Garcia: Top-ranked player on Augusta's roster at 16th in Giants system by Baseball America; team leader with eight home runs; average...

GreenJackets Series Guide: vs. Delmarva (7/25-28)

...string of solid starts; feel for several pitches including average splitter. Notable GreenJackets - Aramis Garcia: Top-ranked player on Augusta's roster at 16th in Giants system by Baseball America; last 14 games: .446/.475/.821 with...

Robert Streb fires 65 to lead at Wells Fargo, ex-Jaguar Patrick Reed one back

...appeared on the verge of a late run before making a double bogey on the difficult par-3 17th hole. The world's top-ranked player appeared stunned when his tee shot hit the rock wall in front of the green and his ball caromed high into the air and...