PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa - In pouring rain on a ragged field, Germany and Uruguay staged a match entertaining enough to be for the World Cup title.
SILVIS, Ill. - As he chatted about his day at the John Deere Classic, Steve Stricker was reminded that he now held the tournament's 36-hole record.
OAKMONT, Pa. - Cristie Kerr didn't need to sink a long putt to gain a potentially significant advantage in the U.S. Women's Open, or whip a 290-yard drive down one of Oakmont Country Club's slender fairways.
CLEVELAND - The elimination ceremony boiled down to a single sentence, uttered by the most coveted bachelor of them all.
GUEUGNON, France - Lance Armstrong has his mind on the mountains.
See ya, Cleveland.
SILVIS, Ill. - Paul Goydos has become just the fourth golfer in PGA Tour history to shoot a 59.
OAKMONT, Pa- Temperatures were in the 90s. Michelle Wie was in the 80s. On a demanding day when tough old Oakmont Country Club illustrated again that playing par golf can be an achievement, only Brittany Lang was in the 60s.
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Atlantic Coast Conference and ESPN have agreed to a 12-year deal that would give the network exclusive rights to conference football and men's basketball games.
MONTARGIS, France - Cycling's "bad boy" just made good.
AKRON, Ohio - More than two years of hype, drama, conjecture and expectation have dwindled to a few more hours.
DURBAN, South Africa - They pressured Germany the entire match and peppered its goalkeeper so many times a score seemed inevitable.
REIMS, France - Lance Armstrong's flat tire has done more than just deflate some of his hopes for another Tour de France victory. It's also caused a bit of second-guessing within his RadioShack team.
SILVIS, Ill. - Hanging out at home sits well with Steve Stricker - for a while, anyway.
OAKMONT, Pa. - Maybe it's the growth of the game internationally, or the lack of star-quality golfers being groomed on American courses. Whatever the reason, there's something missing from the U.S. Women's Open.