Mark Taylor

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David Warner is currently serving a ban for his role in the Australian ball-tampering scandal. Photograph: Joel Carrett/EPA

The Australian Cricketers’ Association has called for the immediate lifting of the bans currently being served by disgraced cricketers Steve Smith, Da(...)

 FC Barcelona’s new signing Philippe Coutinho is photographed as he waves on the Camp Nou pitch in Catalonia. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters

No sooner had Philippe Coutinho’s frenetic scribble sealed a £142m transfer to Barcelona, than he was forced to swiftly hurdle the first attempted tac(...)

Joe Root’s England are 2-0 down heading into the Perth Test. Photograph: Jason O’Brien/PA

The last week or two, Australia’s cricketers must have been sitting back chuckling with a mixture of satisfaction and disbelief. Media outlets from Au(...)

Ulster University, in partnership with the University of Oxford and funded with €210,800 from the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund, will investigate if microbubble technology can provide a similar boost alongside traditional radiotherapy treatments. File photograph: Getty Images

An Ulster University study is to investigate if new “microbubble technology” together with radiotherapy can improve treatment for pancreatic cancer su(...)

Scarlets James Davies received a three-week suspension for using foul language and making an obscene gesture. Photo: Inpho

Scarlets flanker James Davies has received a three-week suspension for using foul language and making an obscene gesture. Davies, who helped Great Br(...)

India celebrate their resounding fourth test win over England. Photograph: Reuters/Danish Siddiqui

The end was swift and ugly. Within 30 minutes England had lost their last four wickets and India had won by an innings and 36 runs, an almighty thrash(...)

 All Black captain Reuben Thorne and winger Doug Howlett combine to bring down Welsh wing Tom Shanklin. Photograph: Ross Land/Getty Images

Despite Wales’ World Cup history being bookended by two semi-finals appearances, both of whichended in contentious defeats, one of the game’s grand(...)