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Serena Williams faces little resistance in first-round match at US Open

NEW YORK - Even before Serena Williams set foot in Arthur Ashe Stadium, her path through the U.S. Open to complete a true Grand Slam became a lot easier.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-31/serena-williams-face
Expectations now much higher for young golfers

With the explosive youth movement in golf, age no longer is an excuse for holes on the resume.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-28/ferguson-expectations-now-mu
South Korea's In Gee Chun rallies to win US Women's Open

...another great lesson here. And it's going to make me better player, improve my game."Lewis' bid for her first U.S. Open title was foiled by a pair of double-bogeys, with the most costly one coming at 15, a hole after she had moved into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-12/south-koreas-gee-chun-rallie
Jordan Spieth's play highlights first half of the season

The No. 1 player in golf already has three wins in 2015 and he has finished in the top 10 at both majors. Halfway through the year, however, Rory McIlroy is playing second fiddle.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-06-30/jordan-spieths-play-highligh
Kaymer hopes to join countryman Langer as Masters champ

Martin Kaymer said recounting all of the knowledge that two-time Masters Tour­na­ment champion Bern­hard Langer has to offer about Augusta National Golf Club would be a bit impractical.

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/kaymer-hopes-join-countryman-langer-master
1970 Masters champion Billy Casper dies at 83

Billy Casper, the 1970 Masters Tournament champion who was one of the most prolific winners on the PGA Tour but was overshadowed at the height of his career by the "Big Three," died Saturday at his home in Utah. He was 83.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-07/1970-masters-champion-billy-
New partners win women's double title in Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova won the Australian Open women's doubles title on Friday in their first tournament together as a partnership, beating Chan Yung-jan and Zheng Jie 6-4, 7-6 (5).

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-30/new-partners-win-wom
Nishikori, Cilic stun Djokovic, Federer in US Open semifinals

NEW YORK - Instead of Novak Djokovic vs. Roger Federer for the U.S. Open title, first-time Grand Slam finalists Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic will vie for the championship after a pair of semifinal surprises...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-06/nishikori-cilic-stun
Serena Williams wins third US Open in row, 18th Grand Slam title

NEW YORK - Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive U.S. Open title by beating Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-07/serena-williams-wins-third-u
1970 Masters champion Billy Casper dies at 83

SAN DIEGO - Billy Casper, the 1970 Masters Tournament champion, died Saturday at his home in Utah. He was 83.

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/1970-masters-champion-billy-ca