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Out Sports Stars Who Are Flying the Queer Flag High

Out Sports Stars Who Are Flying the Queer Flag High

Nov 30, 2020

There is a real sea of change in the world of sports at the moment, with women breaking through on so many levels across many varied sports. Here's a look at some major LGBTQ sports stars.

Watch: British Soccer Player Banned for Grabbing Opposing Player's Crotch

Watch: British Soccer Player Banned for Grabbing Opposing Player's Crotch

Nov 26, 2020

A British soccer player was banned from playing the sport after being seen grabbing an opponent player's crotch.

Move Over St. Paul: Napoli Stadium to be Named for Maradona

Move Over St. Paul: Napoli Stadium to be Named for Maradona

By Andrew Dampf | Nov 26, 2020

The mayor of Naples started a formal process to rename the San Paolo stadium for Diego Maradona on Thursday.The move comes with the city in mourning for the soccer great, who died Wednesday of a heart attack at age 60.

Argentine Soccer Great Diego Maradona Dies at 60

Argentine Soccer Great Diego Maradona Dies at 60

By Debora Rey | Nov 26, 2020

Diego Maradona, the Argentine soccer great who scored the "Hand of God" goal in 1986 and led his country to that year's World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity, has died.

The Lack of LGBTQ Representation in Professional Sports May Not Be Why You Think

The Lack of LGBTQ Representation in Professional Sports May Not Be Why You Think

Nov 24, 2020

Why aren't there more out professional sports players? A new report suggests the reason isn't just homophobia.

'One of the Scariest Things' — Olympic Diver Tom Daley on Coming Out

'One of the Scariest Things' — Olympic Diver Tom Daley on Coming Out

Nov 22, 2020

When Stylist Andrew Gelwicks was preparing his new book "The Queer Advantage: Conversations with LGBTQ+ Leaders on the Power of Identity," he knew he wanted to speak with Olympic medalist, diver Tom Daley.

Hollywood Stars Complete Takeover of Welsh Club Wrexham

Hollywood Stars Complete Takeover of Welsh Club Wrexham

Nov 16, 2020

Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney on Monday completed a $2.5 million takeover of a Welsh club that plays in the fifth tier of English soccer.

Belgian Racing Pigeon Fetches Record Price of $1.9 Million

Belgian Racing Pigeon Fetches Record Price of $1.9 Million

By Raf Casert | Nov 15, 2020

New Kim is worth her weight in gold and then some — actually much, much more.

Staggering Out-of-Touch Comments by British Sports Official Lead to Resignation

Staggering Out-of-Touch Comments by British Sports Official Lead to Resignation

Nov 13, 2020

The head of England's Football Association resigned on Wednesday after staggering out-of-touch comments he made to Parliament about race and sexuality.

The Weeknd to Perform at Super Bowl Halftime Show

The Weeknd to Perform at Super Bowl Halftime Show

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Nov 12, 2020

The Weeknd will bring his popular falsetto vocals to the 2021 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.

Olympian Simone Biles Wants to Piss 'One Million Moms' Off

Olympian Simone Biles Wants to Piss 'One Million Moms' Off

Nov 4, 2020

Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles spoke out on Monday about the controversy surrounding the UberEats ad in which she appeared with "Queer Eye's" Jonathan Van Ness.

Remember the Tokyo Olympics? Planning, Tickets Still a Wild Card

Remember the Tokyo Olympics? Planning, Tickets Still a Wild Card

By Stephen Wade | Nov 3, 2020

Organizers in Japan and the International Olympic Committee say they are working on a vast number of contingency plans to hold the Games in the midst of a pandemic.

Sports Power Couple Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird Engaged

Sports Power Couple Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird Engaged

Nov 2, 2020

Sports power couple Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird are engaged to be married after four years together.

Former Aussie Rugby Star Dan Palmer Comes Out as Gay

Former Aussie Rugby Star Dan Palmer Comes Out as Gay

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Nov 1, 2020

Dan Palmer, a former Australian rugby player, has come out as gay in an emotional column for the Sydney Morning Herald.

Out Football Star Jake Bain Says His Father Abused Him, Others

Out Football Star Jake Bain Says His Father Abused Him, Others

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30, 2020

Jake Bain, the former division one football star who famously played as an out athlete before quitting the sport last year, said in a tweet that his father abused him and others sexually.

Top Norwegian Soccer Ref Tom Harald Hagen Comes Out

Top Norwegian Soccer Ref Tom Harald Hagen Comes Out

Oct 29, 2020

Top Norwegian soccer referee Tom Harald Hagen came out in an interview following a game in which a player hurled an anti-LGBTQ epithet at the opposition's coach.

Pics: Olympic-Winning Gymnast Danell Leyva Explains His Sexuality: 'It's an Ever-Changing Fluid Thing'

Pics: Olympic-Winning Gymnast Danell Leyva Explains His Sexuality: 'It's an Ever-Changing Fluid Thing'

Oct 29, 2020

Olympic winner came out Danell Leyva explains why he came out as bi and pan. The Instagram-friendly gymnast writes, "It's an ever-changing fluid thing."

Gus Kenworthy Shares Bruised 'Peach' Pic After 'Really Stupid' Ski Accident

Gus Kenworthy Shares Bruised 'Peach' Pic After 'Really Stupid' Ski Accident

Oct 26, 2020

Gus Kenworthy took to his Instagram Stories Thursday to show a nasty bruise he got on his backside after a "really stupid" ski accident he endured while in Switzerland.

Will Sports Announcer Make Comeback After Caught Saying Gay Slur?

Will Sports Announcer Make Comeback After Caught Saying Gay Slur?

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23, 2020

Don't count sports announcer Thom Brennaman out for good following his resignation after he was caught on a hot mic uttering an anti-gay slur, says Cincinnati Reds President Phil Castellini.

Thirst-Trapping, Self-Described 'Typical Alpha Male Footballer' Matt Morton Comes Out at 30

Thirst-Trapping, Self-Described 'Typical Alpha Male Footballer' Matt Morton Comes Out at 30

Oct 20, 2020

British footballer Matt Morton discussed his coming out process in an interview with the British site Sky Sport after he realized he was gay two years ago.

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