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California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan

...The 20-year-old swimmer cruised to a 12.1-second victory in the 10-kilometer open water race at the world championships Monday, becoming one of 10 men to qualify for next year's Olympics."It was super cool," said Wilim ov sky...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-27/california-surfer-wins-10k-open-w
'Chronicle' ranks the 50 greatest Atlanta Braves moments

...city that immediately embraced a major league team.From a worst-to-first season to the Rick Camp game, a world championship to a press box fire, it's been a wild ride for Atlanta and its Braves. Here's a list that captures the Top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/chronicle-ranks-50-great
U.S. continues to excel in Pan Am Games with an eye on Rio

...the world swimming championships opening this week in Russia, and the track and field world championships in August in Beijing."After the world championships, everybody will have a better idea of how their countries are stacked up against each other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-22/us-continues-excel-pan-am-games-e
Defending champ loses more ground at Tour de France

...route finishes with a 1.1 mile ascent.BMC has four riders from the team that won the event at last year's world championships: Van Garderen, Rohan Dennis, Daniel Oss and Manuel Quinziato."With the team I have and what they have shown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-11/defending-champ-lose
Top recruit Harry Giles healthy, ready for title run in Peach Jam

...rebounds and dishing out three assists.Just days earlier, Giles won a gold medal with Team USA at the FIBA U19 World Championship in Greece. Though he struggled from the field in the last game on Sunday, going 4 for 20, the win came against older...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-07-09/top-recruit-harry-gil
Nike Peach Jam is back for 20th season in North Augusta

...cruise into this year's Peach Jam, but Giles helped USA Basketball's U19 team win the gold medal at the FIBA U19 World Championship in Greece on Sunday.Other must-see players include Malik Monk (ESPN's No. 5 for 2016) and Michael Porter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-07-08/nike-peach-jam-back-2
Japan takes on upstart England in World Cup semifinals

...Shinobu Ohno was reminded that she scored three goals at Edmonton's Commonwealth Stadium during the Under-19 world championships in 2002."That was a long ago, so I really don't remember that," Ohno said through a translator.Sasaki then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-30/japan-takes-upstart-england-world
Justin Gatlin sets meet record in 200-meter victory at US outdoor championships

...to slow it down. He was simply eager to begin since he skipped the 100 because he had an automatic bye into the world championships courtesy of his Diamond League title.He's now set up for a showdown in both events with Bolt in Beijing later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-28/justin-gatlin-sets-m
US blanks China to reach semifinals in Women's World Cup

...Cups but has not won since beating China on penalty kicks for the 1999 title at the Rose Bowl. Seeking their third world championship, the Americans have not allowed a goal in 423 minutes since this year's tournament opener against Australia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-26/us-blanks-china-reach-semifinals-
Usain Bolt to compete Saturday at the site of his first world record

...times that concern him are what he can run at the world championships in China, and Bolt assured everyone he can tell...it done."Then he plans to compete at the 2017 world championships in London and retire after that, capping a career...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-12/usain-bolt-compete-saturday-site-