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Paris Olympics 2024- Australian skateboarder Chloe Covell takes in Paris and the Champs Elysee before competition starts. Pics Adam Head

Training fall won’t slow Chloe’s roll

She may have fractured two fingers, but that won’t stop 14-year-old skating sensation Chloe Covell in her quest to be the youngest Australian to win gold at an Olympics when she competes in Paris

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Winner Team McLaren-Mercedes' Oscar Piastri celebrates on the podium with the trophy after the Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix at the Hungaroring race track in Mogyorod near Budapest on July 21, 2024. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP)

Youngest Aussie to win Grand Prix

At just 23-years-old, Australian Formula One young gun Oscar Piastri has won his first Grand Prix, marking a major motorsport milestone after beating his teammate Lando Norris

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Olivier Rioux is producing scary basketball highlights. Photo: X.

How tall is the world’s tallest teen?

At 18, he’s taller than the NBA’s tallest player, he can slam dunk without jumping and he just broke his own height record. But, just how tall is the world’s tallest teen?

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MELBOURNE , AUSTRALIA. April 12, 2024.  Australian breakdancer Jeff Dunne  before heading off to the 2024 Paris Olympic Games     . Pic: Michael Klein

‘Talented freak’ breaks into Games

Jeff Dunne is a champion teenage athlete you’ve probably never heard of. So, let us introduce you to Australia’s best chance of a gold medal in breaking at the Olympic Games in Paris

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BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 12: Ariarne Titmus of Queensland celebrates winning the Women’s 200m Freestyle Final in a new world record time of 1:52.23 during the 2024 Australian Swimming Trials at Brisbane Aquatic Centre on June 12, 2024 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images) *** BESTPIX ***

Golden girls’ dual world record

Ariarne Titmus has broken the world record for the 200 metres freestyle – and so has Mollie O’Callaghan – plus Cameron McEvoy made a little bit of history as swim trials deliver cheers and tears

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TOPSHOT - Australia's Alex De Minaur reacts as he sits on the bench after he lost the second set during his men's singles quarter final match against Germany's Alexander Zverev on Court Philippe-Chatrier on day eleven of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros Complex in Paris on June 5, 2024. (Photo by Dimitar DILKOFF / AFP)

De Minaur out of French Open

Alex de Minaur was the first Australian man in 20 years to reach the quarter-finals at the French Open tennis tournament but his dream run has ended in a heartbreaking loss

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The Lexus Melbourne Cup trophy with successful 2024 Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour representative and Hall of Fame basketball player Chris Anstey and jockey Will Price in Trentham. Picture: Jay Town

Melbourne Cup kicks off epic tour

The Melbourne Cup is on the move, taking in capital cities and country towns across the nation as well as eight overseas destinations, with $50,000 for an Australian charity up for grabs

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Mary Fowler with new soccer Barbie Doll - Photo Supplied

From Matildas to Barbie for Mary

Mary Fowler knows all about teamwork and can now add Team Barbie to her list, as female sporting greats from across the globe are honoured for the iconic doll’s 65th birthday celebrations

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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 28: Fans wait for Matildas players during the AFC Women's Olympic Football Tournament Paris 2024 Asian Qualifier Round 3 match between Australia Matildas and Uzbekistan at Marvel Stadium on February 28, 2024 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Kelly Defina/Getty Images)

Massive Football Australia boost

Football’s coming home – again – with Australia named host nation of the 2026 AFC Asian Women’s Cup as Matildas veterans, newcomers and hopefuls eye their chance at glory on Aussie soil

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Keegan Payne with his million dollar barra. Picture: Pema Tamang Pakhrin

Teen goes fishing, catches $1 mill

Fishermen young and old aren’t shy of exaggerating the size of their catch but NT teenager Keegan Payne has just won serious bragging rights after bagging a barramundi worth a million bucks

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TOPSHOT - Greek actress Mary Mina, playing the role of the High Priestess, lights the torch during the flame lighting ceremony for the Paris 2024 Olympics Games at the ancient temple of Hera on the Olympia archeological site, birthplace of the ancient Olympics in southern Greece, on April 16, 2024. (Photo by Aris MESSINIS / AFP)

Olympic flame lights path to Paris

The sacred flame for the Paris 2024 Olympics has been lit in Olympia, Greece, the birthplace of the ancient Games, in a ceremony inspired by antiquity and marked by messages of hope

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DAILY TELEGRAPH MARCH 20, 2024. Young athletes from left James Mikan, U13s National Record Holder, Caitlin Probets  ALAC NSW Captain 2023 and National Champion for 80m Hurdles and Alexander Evans, MultiClass (wheelchair), National Champion 100m, 200m and State Medallist in Discus, at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Track. Picture: Jonathan Ng

Podium payday for Olympic gold

The Olympics has long been considered an amateur competition, where even pro-athletes do not get paid, but a new move from World Athletics could change that level playing field forever

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