National Sport

Fri 10 Jul 2020

Peter Brock as you’ve never seen him before

premium_icon Peter Brock as you’ve never seen him before

A documentary on Peter Brock takes a deep dive into the triumphs and tragedies of one of Australia’s most popular but unorthodox sporting heroes.

Chaos after champ ‘breaks’ Bolt’s record

Chaos after champ ‘breaks’ Bolt’s record

Reigning world champion Noah Lyles thought he’d made history by smashing Usain Bolt’s world record — but it was all an illusion.

Chumpy’s girlfriend posts painful video

Chumpy’s girlfriend posts painful video

The girlfriend of Alex Pullin visited the beach where he died this morning as further details emerge of how she discovered the tragedy.

Cats’ glimmer of hope Ablett could play on

premium_icon Cats’ glimmer of hope Ablett could play on

Gary Ablett and Patrick Dangerfield were the stars as Geelong turned the game on its head with an incredible third quarter barrage to stun Brisbane.

Tone-deaf star justifies blackface

Tone-deaf star justifies blackface

Dayana Yastremska doesn’t believe she portrayed herself in “blackface” even after being criticised by fellow pros for her tone-deaf post.

‘I always say that’: Chumpy's girlfriend reveals last words

premium_icon ‘I always say that’: Chumpy's girlfriend reveals last words

The long-time partner of Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin has revealed the joy of their last year together, sharing her final conversation with the popular Olympian before his...

Who can qualify for Champions League?

Who can qualify for Champions League?

The race to qualify for the Champions League and Europa League is heating up. But how can teams qualify and who can make it?

Reds’ rugby’s golden era top 50 – today No. 1-10

premium_icon Reds’ rugby’s golden era top 50 – today No. 1-10

Queensland rugby golden era of 1980-2000 generated an army of champion players, prompting this series nominating the mighty Reds greatest 50 players from that time.

Newman wages sad war on footy journo

Newman wages sad war on footy journo

After his controversial exit from Channel 9, AFL identity Sam Newman appears intent on taking a veteran journo down with him.

‘Diabolical, atrocious’: JT assesses his beloved Cowboys

‘Diabolical, atrocious’: JT assesses his beloved Cowboys

Cowboys legend Johnathan Thurston has blasted his former side’s “diabolical” defence against the Roosters, in a disappointing 42-16 loss to kick off Round 9.

Poms on ropes as Windies skipper runs riot

Poms on ropes as Windies skipper runs riot

Jason Holder took five or more wickets in an innings for the sixth time in his last 10 Tests as West Indies took control of the first Test since the COVID-19 lockdown...

Benji fired up after learning tough lessons

premium_icon Benji fired up after learning tough lessons

A fired up Benji Marshall has been given a golden opportunity by Tigers coach Michael Maguire to ressurect his career — and the veteran is determined to make a big...

How the Sunshine State saved footy

premium_icon How the Sunshine State saved footy

Victoria’s coronavirus crisis caused chaos across professional sport and left the immediate future of the AFL — and Melbourne Storm — on a knife’s edge. Enter footy’s...

F1 drivers: Why we refused to kneel

F1 drivers: Why we refused to kneel

The Formula One stars who remained standing during an anti-racism gesture ahead of the Austrian GP have each explained their decision.

The $50k standing between Broncos-Fifita deal

premium_icon The $50k standing between Broncos-Fifita deal

Despite the mammoth $1.25 million offer from the Gold Coast, the sticking point between David Fifita committing his future to the Brisbane Broncos is only $50,000.

Thu 9 Jul 2020

That's awkward! Eddie shuns legend in live freeze out

That's awkward! Eddie shuns legend in live freeze out

Eddie McGuire and footy legend Jonathan Brown have struggled through an incredibly awkward live TV incident filled with painful silence.

Date set for horse trainer to face banned substance charge

premium_icon Date set for horse trainer to face banned substance charge

David Vandyke will have the chance to plead his case after he was accused of administering a banned substance to a gelding before it won a $1.16 million race.

State's favourite fun run cancelled

premium_icon State's favourite fun run cancelled

The Sunday Mail Bridge to Brisbane has been cancelled as the uncertainty of the CVID-19 pandemic continues to loom.

What actually killed Aussie Olympian

What actually killed Aussie Olympian

Australians were left shocked by the news Olympian Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin died from something described as a “recipe for disaster”.

Haunting texts of late Olympic champ: ‘So keen to score the reef’

premium_icon Haunting texts of late Olympic champ: ‘So keen to score the...

A Gold Coast physio has shared his poignant chance encounter on a Palm Beach reef and final messages with Alex “Chumpy” Pullin days before his untimely death.

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