Sportlight-Week Ahead, Aug. 12-18
By The Associated Press Aug. 11, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 12 1876 — Madeleine wins two straight heats over Canada’s Countess of Dufferin to defend the America’s Cup. 1936 — Rosalind, driven...
Sportlight-Babe Ruth is the first to hit 500 home runs.
By The Associated Press Aug. 10, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 11 1929 — Babe Ruth is the first MLB player to hit 500 home runs. 1943 — Volo Song, driven by Ben White, wins the Hambletonian...
Sportlight-Week Ahead, Aug. 5-11
By The Associated Press Aug. 04, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 9 1936 — Jesse Owens becomes the first American to win four Olympic gold medals as the United States sets a world record in the 4x100 relay at the...
Shanshan Feng got everything from golf but a proper farewell
By Doug Ferguson Aug. 02, 2022 04:28 PM EDT
COLUMN: Will sports ever stop cozying up to strongmen?
By Jim Litke Mar. 03, 2022 07:05 PM EST
Players with Saudi releases have to decide if it's worth it
By Doug Ferguson Dec. 21, 2021 01:26 PM EST
By The Associated Press Aug. 19, 2021 11:49 AM EDT
Aug. 24 1904 — Holcombe Ward wins the men’s singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association singles title. 1908 —...
By The Associated Press Aug. 12, 2021 12:07 PM EDT
Aug. 13 1919 — Upset scores a win against Man o’ War in the Sanford Memorial Stakes at Saratoga. The defeat is Big Red’s only loss in 21...
By The Associated Press Aug. 10, 2021 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 11 1943 — Volo Song, driven by Ben White, wins the Hambletonian Stakes in the third heat. 1948 — Demon Hanover,...
By The Associated Press Aug. 05, 2021 11:35 AM EDT
Aug. 10 1900 — The first Davis Cup is held with the United States beating Britain, 3-0. 1949 — Ezzard Charles knocks...
Final major of year at British Open with plenty of fans, WDs
By The Associated Press Jul. 13, 2021 10:13 AM EDT
One more thrill: Phil Mickelson wins at 50 in raucous PGA
By Ben Nuckols May. 24, 2021 02:44 AM EDT
Cabo's world-class golf scene revving back up after pandemic
By John Marshall May. 19, 2021 08:14 AM EDT
Better than most? One putt on the 17th that actually was
By Doug Ferguson Mar. 09, 2021 06:23 PM EST
Players Championship marks a year since pandemic halted golf
By The Associated Press Mar. 09, 2021 09:35 AM EST
PGA TOUR THE PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Course: TPC Sawgrass (Players...
Greg Norman in hospital with virus after father-son tourney
By The Associated Press Dec. 26, 2020 01:05 AM EST
Limited fans, limited views to start new year on PGA Tour
By Doug Ferguson Dec. 08, 2020 03:33 PM EST
US Women's Open final major of a strange year in golf
By The Associated Press Dec. 08, 2020 10:11 AM EST
UNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATION U.S. WOMEN'S OPEN Site: Houston. Course: Champions GC. Cypress Creek...
Tiger Woods to play with 11-year-old Charlie in Father-Son
By Doug Ferguson Nov. 19, 2020 08:00 AM EST
The Latest: DJ coasts to 5-shot win and 1st Masters title
Nov. 15, 2020 02:57 PM EST