Ken Ferris

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 Barcelona’s Gerard Pique celebrates scoring against Espanyol. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters

They were seven minutes away when Gerard Piqué appeared before them, a finger on his lips in the rain. “It was symbolic,” he said, and he made sure of(...)

England’s Alastair Cook walks off after the close of play during day one of the first Test against the West Indies at Edgbaston, Photograph:  Nick Potts/PA

Old-firm centurions Alastair Cook and Joe Root provided England’s bankable constants in an ever-changing world at Edgbaston. Day one of this country(...)

 Maria Sharapova: “Why didn’t someone come up to me and have a private conversation, just an official to an athlete?” Photograph: Damian Dovarganes/AP Photo

Five-times grand slam champion Maria Sharapova has criticised the International Tennis Federation (ITF) for not doing enough to make her aware that me(...)

Faf du Plessis: In 2013, the South Africa captain  was fined half his match fee for ball tampering against Pakistan. Photograph: EPA/Dave Hunt

Footage showing South Africa captain Faf du Plessis applying saliva to the ball with a lolly in his mouth is being reviewed by the International Crick(...)

Max Kruse  celebrates scoring the winning goal during Germany’s 2-1 win over Georgia in their Euro 2016 qualifier. Photo: Jens Wolf/PA

Three-times European champions Germany needed a 79th minute goal from substitute Max Kruse to edge past Georgia 2-1 yesterday and book their spot at t(...)

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates victory in his men’s singles match against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic during day five of the  ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena London, last night. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Rafael Nadal dashed Tomas Berdych’s hopes at the ATP World Tour Finals with a win over the Czech last night that put Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka through (...)

Eufa chief Michel Platini: “I just have to assess if it’s a good thing for soccer. I’m not interested in the position for the sake of it. I have to persuade myself that it’s my destiny.” (Photo:  Xavier Laine/Getty Images

Michel Platini’s decision on whether to run for the Fifa presidency in 2015 will be made without considering the plans of incumbent Sepp Blatter, the(...)