Frank Pingue

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21 Mar 2019 | 2:20 AM

Motor racing - Danica Patrick to make Indy 500 return as a TV analyst

(Reuters) - Danica Patrick will return to the racing world at this year's Indianapolis 500 as a TV analyst, rather than racing around the storied oval at blazing speeds.

20 Mar 2019 | 2:47 AM

Canadian teen Andreescu keen to ensure injuries don't block her meteoric rise

(Reuters) - Bianca Andreescu has brushed aside several big-name players during her meteoric rise in women's tennis, but the Canadian teenager is wary for now of injuries, and not opponents, becoming the biggest obstacle in her career.

19 Mar 2019 | 2:20 AM

Andreescu emerges as Canada's next great hope for Grand Slam glory

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu's Indian Wells triumph was not shown on television in her home country but that did not dampen the excitement across a nation where the future of women's tennis is suddenly looking as bright as ever.

8 Mar 2019 | 11:59 PM

World champion U.S. women's soccer players sue federation for gender discrimination

(Reuters) - The U.S. women's national soccer team sued the U.S. Soccer Federation on Friday with allegations of gender discrimination just three months before they open their World Cup title defence in France.

3 Mar 2019 | 9:14 AM

Scrappy U.S. 'need to learn quickly' after held 2-2 by England

(Reuters) - The United States walked away from a 2-2 draw against England on Saturday at the SheBelieves Cup in Nashville knowing they have plenty to sort out before they set off on their World Cup title defence in June.

22 Feb 2019 | 3:51 AM

Tiger to skip Honda Classic, return for Bay Hill and Players

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods shed some light on his Masters preparations as he said on Thursday he will skip next week's Honda Classic and return in the first two weeks of March for the Arnold Palmer Invitational and Players Championship.

21 Feb 2019 | 4:12 AM

Tiger ready to take on new challenge in Mexico

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods will compete in Mexico for the first time at this week's World Golf Championships event and said on Wednesday he was not fretting about the new surroundings or losing sleep over the challenges of playing at a high altitude.

20 Feb 2019 | 10:17 PM

Golf - Stricker says communication key to his strategy as US Ryder Cup captain

(Reuters) - Steve Stricker will captain the United States at the 2020 Ryder Cup with an emphasis on keeping an open line of communication with players, the former world number two said after being appointed to the role on Wednesday.

15 Feb 2019 | 11:04 PM

Tiger will win a major in 2019 says Feherty

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods will build off the momentum he generated in his comeback season from spinal fusion surgery and inch closer to the all-time record of 18 major victories, according to former Ryder Cup player and TV analyst David Feherty.

14 Feb 2019 | 5:38 AM

Athlete-led group forms to drive change in sporting world

(Reuters) - Athletes around the world must be at the forefront of shaping the future of global sport, British Olympic cycling champion Callum Skinner said on Wednesday as he fronts a new athlete-led organisation launched following recent scandals.