April 12, 2010 | GRANT WAHL
As South Africa prepares to welcome the world, defender Matthew Booth—a white man in a "black" sport—embodies the country's contradictions, and its hopes
July 01, 2002 | Tim Layden
$125Amount the Hawks have pledged to pay every season-ticket holder if the team fails to reach the NBA playoffs next season.
April 29, 2002 | Bill Barich
The hot young Irish trainer. The reclusive, politically wired owner who controls an offshore fortune. The most powerful breeding outfit in the world. And their champion colt, headed for the Kentucky Derby though he...
April 15, 2002 | Tim Layden
Last week trainer Bob Baffert, a perennial presence at the Kentucky Derby, surveyed the field of 3-year-old contenders for this year's race from a trackside perch at Santa Anita Park and concluded, "None of us know...
November 05, 2001 | Tim Layden
Tiznow, and AgainA career-threatening injury couldn't stop a repeat winner in the Breeders' Cup Classic