MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
Saturday/at Boston/1:15 p.m./FOX
Sunday/at Boston/1:05 p.m./TBS
Wednesday/Montreal/7:05 p.m./Fox Sports South
For tickets, call (404) 522-7630
Saturday/South Georgia/7:15 p.m.
Sunday/South Georgia/2:15 p.m.
Monday/Capital City/7:15 p.m.
Tuesday/Capital City/7:15 p.m.
Wednesday/at Capital City/7:05 p.m.
For tickets, call (706) 736-7889
Saturday/at Roanoke, 7:30 p.m.
For tickets, call (706) 738-9539 or Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center
To be included in the Sports Digest, submit information to The Augusta Chronicle by faxing us at (706) 823-3408 or calling (706) 823-3337.
Suzanne Lenglen of France becomes the first player to win three Wimbledon titles in one year, taking the singles, doubles and mixed doubles in 1920.
Alex Smith shoots a record 295 to beat brother Willie in the U.S. Open.
Primo Carnera knocks out Jack Sharkey in the sixth round at the Long Island City Bowl to win the world heavyweight title.
Betty Jameson wins the U.S. Women's Open by six strokes over amateurs Sally Sessions and Rolly Riley.
Louise Suggs beats Betty Jameson and Marlene Bauer by seven strokes to win the U.S. Women's Open.
Charles Dumas becomes the first high jumper to clear 7 feet, jumping 7 feet, 5/8 -inches in the U.S. Olympic trials at Los Angeles.
Jackie Pung loses the U.S. Women's Open when she turns in an incorrect scorecard. Betsy Rawls is declared the winner.
Donna Caponi beats Peggy Wilson by one stroke to win the U.S. Women's Open.
Dave Stewart of the Oakland A's pitches the first of two no-hitters on this day, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 5-0. Fernando Valenzuela of the Los Angeles Dodgers duplicates Stewart's feat, throwing a 6-0 no-hitter against the St. Louis Cardinals. It's the first time in major-league history that two no-hitters are pitched in the two leagues on the same day.
Britain's Nick Brown scores a big upset at Wimbledon, beating 10th-seeded Goran Ivanisevic 4-6, 6-3, 7-6, 6-3 in the second round. Brown, at 591 the lowest-ranked player in the men's championship, posts the biggest upset, based on comparative rankings, since the ATP began compiling world rankings in 1973.
Martina Navratilova sets a Wimbledon record, playing her 266th career match. Navratilova passes Billie Jean King's record of 265 when she and Manon Bollegraf beat Ingelisa Driehuis and Maja Muric 6-4, 6-2 in a doubles quarterfinal.
Russian swimmer Roman Sludnov becomes the first person to swim the 100-meter breaststroke in under a minute, breaking a world record for the second time in two days at the national championships in Moscow. Sludnov finishes in 00:59.97.
© 2016. All Rights Reserved. | Contact Us