2021 Quills: Sports Photograph

Alex Coppel of the Herald Sun has won the 2021 Sports Photograph Quill.

Judges' citation

‘Jess Fox on her way to Olympic Gold’ The steel in her eyes, along with the grit and determination on her face, says it all. One of the great moments at the 2021 Olympics in this great action photo by Alex Coppel.

The winning entry

Alex Coppel, Herald Sun, 'Jess Fox'

Highly commended

Darrian Traynor, Getty Images, 'Bigger than sport'

Other finalists

Jay Town,, 'Eye on the ball'

Michael Willson,, 'Air-O-Smith'


Please note: the above link/s may not comprise the entirety of an entry submitted for consideration.

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