Johnson goes birdie-free and tries to avoid missing cut

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — The brother of Dustin Johnson was leaning on a wall outside the caddie area when the phone rang. It was the world's No. 1 player, and Austin Johnson headed out to the practice range at Muirfield Village. It was time to get back to work.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer

How many punches did Ali take? New book counts them all.

Among the questions Jonathan Eig wanted to answer in his upcoming biography of Muhammad Ali was this: How many punches did Ali take during a career that ended with him devastated by Parkinson's?

  • Written by TIM DAHLBERG , AP Boxing Writer