Soccer has meant big business for sports bars, gathering spots.
My favorite NCAA tournament memory of 2014 won’t come from an arena, fieldhouse, or — heaven help us all — Jerry Jones’ $1 billion homage to hubris.
Ah, the month of March in Tucson.
Sometime, perhaps next month, PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem will announce his plans for the 2015 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
His fourth win in as many days was in the books, but Jason Day wasn’t finished.
Over three days of competition, the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship field has been winnowed down from 64 golfers to eight. The remaining competitors are a who’s who of the sport’s superstars: Ernie Els, Jim Furyk, Rickie Fowler, Jason Day, Louis Oosthuizen, Jordan Spieth, Graeme McDowe…
It’s no secret that the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship will be looking for a new sponsor — and, maybe, a new location — after this year.
Graeme McDowell spent Thursday night celebrating. After hitting a bucket of balls at The Golf Club at Dove Mountain, the Irishman tucked into a dinner at Li’l Abners, took a cold bath — “to get the toxins out of the body,” he said — and stretched out on his bed to rest.
Mired in the worst slump of his golf career, Rickie Fowler arrived at Dove Mountain on Wednesday morning disguised as someone else.
Cameron and Carson Kuchar returned to Dove Mountain this week expecting snow.
Anukji Hirunratanakorn was 16 years old, playing good golf but lacking the results he desired, when his mother urged him to visit a Buddhist temple.
The best week of the Tucson sports year brings together two sports, rodeo and golf, that — to an outsider — have almost nothing in common. Look closer, though, and you’ll see a few similarities.
Abe Chanin, a longtime Arizona Daily Star sports editor, UA professor, author and historian, died Saturday morning. He was 92.
Abe Chanin, a longtime Arizona Daily Star sports editor, UA professor, newspaper publisher and author, died this morning following a brief illness. He was 92.
My back patio might be the loudest place on the West Side.
Parishioners will file into
At 20 years old, Lezo Urreiztieta seemed to have his priorities straight. He attended the University of Arizona on an academic scholarship, competed in a sport that he loved and was wholly dedicated to his family.
I learned the first, and maybe most valuable, lesson of my football life as a third-string offensive lineman on my freshman football team.
The Arizona Wildcats are ranked No. 1 nationally in basketball heading into their biggest game of the season, and the UA football team is headed to a New Year's Eve bowl game.
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During a span of 41 days this fall, Paul Solon rode his bicycle from Mexico City to Washington, D.C., and then Ottawa, Ontario.