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Billy Horschel surges into lead at BMW Championship

...McIlory's first triple-bogey or worse since the first hole of last year's BMW Championship.The world's top-ranked player shot 2-over 72 and goes into Sunday nine shots off the lead.And second-round leader Sergio Garcia also struggled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-06/billy-horschel-surges-lead-b
Serena Williams learns to embrace Grand Slam record chase

...seeded No. 1 in New York for just the third time, a surprisingly low number for someone who has been the world's top-ranked player for 204 weeks in her career. The two previous times, she won the championship.Williams' five titles in 2014...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-24/serena-williams-lear
Overtime

...openerIn Mason, Ohio, Novak Djokovic had a ragged start in the one tournament that has always eluded him.The top-ranked player beat Gilles Simon 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in his opening match at the Western & Southern Open on Tuesday night. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-12/overtime
Overtime

...eighth-seeded Andrea Petkovic ended Venus Williams' run in the Bank of the West Classic, beating the former top-ranked player 6-1, 3-6, 7-5 in the quarterfinals.After a shaky start, the 25th-ranked Williams picked up her game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-01/overtime
Oakland Soldiers star can't save team from elimination at Nike Peach Jam

Ivan Rabb, the nation's top-ranked player according to ESPN, and the Oakland Soldiers mounted a valiant comeback in the second half that ultimately fell short as they were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-07-19/oakland-soldiers-star
Overtime

...Wozniacki said.The two players are 2-2 in head-to-heads with Vinci beating the Dane when she was the top-ranked player in 2011.The 24-year-old Wozniacki, now ranked 15th, has won at least one WTA title every year since 2008...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-20/overtime
Bubba Watson is right at home at the Greenbrier Classic

...other side of the street facing the other way where nobody sees it."Watson, at No. 3 in the world, is the top-ranked player in the Greenbrier Classic field. Others include No. 17 Jimmy Walker, No. 18 Steve Stricker and No. 25 Keegan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-02/bubba-watson-right-home-gree
Defending champ Jonas Blixt leads Greenbrier Classic

...would be kind of silly," Bradley said. "It doesn't hurt to play well. Put it that way."Bubba Watson, the top-ranked player in the field at No. 3 in the world, had a 68. Only two rounds of 65 or better came during the afternoon when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-03/defending-champ-jonas-blixt-
McIlroy, Woods happy with British Open play

...afternoon tee times.Even so, Adam Scott made a run at the leaders, spurred by an eagle at the fifth. The world's top-ranked player was 3 under through 14 holes and looking to go lower with two more par-5s in front of him.Defending champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-17/mcilroy-woods-happy-british-
Bogeys drop former Georgia star Brendon Todd from contention

...it in the wrong place most of the time at the front nine."Adam Scott, the 2013 Masters champion and world's top-ranked player, also was at 3 over after a 73 that included bogeys on three of the four par-3 holes. He had four bogeys in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-14/bogeys-drop-former-georgia-s