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Russia’s #1 tennis player: I’m gay – F_ck everyone else

Russia’s number 1 women’s tennis player Daria Kasatkina came out as a lesbian this morning. She told vlogger Vitya Kravchenko, ‘Living in the closet is impossible’, defiantly adding ‘F_ck everyone else’. Daria Kasatkina also uploaded a photo of herself and Russian Olympic figure skater Natalia Zabiiako to Instagram, confirming their relationship. The newly-out sportsperson is …

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UPenn nominates Lia Thomas for Woman of the Year award

The University of Pennsylvania has nominated transgender swimmer Lia Thomas for the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) Woman of the Year award. The award recognises ‘female student-athletes who have exhausted their eligibility and distinguished themselves in their community, in athletics, and in academics throughout their college careers’. Earlier this year, Lia Thomas won the 500-yard …

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Win for Australia’s first openly transgender jockey

Australia’s first openly transgender jockey, Tyler Leslight, yesterday claimed victory in his first ride on a TAB card. Although Tyler previously won a horse race in Gladstone last month, this was his first broadcast win. That meant a lot to Tyler because, as he told News Corp, his grandfather could watch the race. “My pop …

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US NFL player comes out as gay in amazing low-key announcement

Pro NFL player Carl Nassib has shared he is a gay man in an Instagram video, the first active player in his sport to do so. The 28-year-old is a defensive lineman for the NFL team Las Vegas Raiders, and has played in the sport for six years. On his Instagram, he explained, “Sadly, I …

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Olympic great Caster Semenya: ‘They are killing sport’

Olympic great Caster Semenya will probably not run at the Tokyo Olympics. World Athletics will only allow her to compete if she takes medication to lower her testosterone levels. Classified by World Athletics as an athlete with differences in sex development (DSD), Caster Semenya refuses to medically re-engineer her body. She told the Guardian she …

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Natalie Cook: 2032 Olympics bid athlete ambassador

Queensland Sports Minister Mick de Brenni yesterday announced the appointment of five-time Olympian Natalie Cook as Athlete Ambassador for the 2032 Olympics bid. Natalie won gold at the Sydney Olympics in beach volleyball. In 2012, she also became the first Australian woman to compete at five Olympic Games. The minister described Natalie Cook to the …

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Broncos captain Ali Brigginshaw proposes to Kate Daly

Broncos captain Ali Brigginshaw took to her knee and proposed on Saturday night to girlfriend Kate Daly. Ali’s first public declaration of love for Kate came in a post-match kiss after she captained her team to a win in the first NWRL Grand Final. She got down on one knee and told Daly, “I will …

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Olympic gold medallist: I was tired of loving in the dark

Olympic Gold medallist Kerron Clement came out on National Coming Out Day. He made the announcement while celebrating the opening of the new rainbow flag-inspired Gilbert Baker running track at Los Angeles City College. Kerron told OUT Magazine he wanted freedom. “I was tired of loving in the dark. “I have been through what a …

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Gus Kenworthy Mourns The Death Of Beloved Rescue Dog In Heartbreaking Post

Gus Kenworthy has shared the devastating news that his beloved dog Beemo has died suddenly of a birth defect. The Olympic freestyle skier rescued the puppy from a dog meat farm while in South Korea for the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang in Febuary. Kenworthy said he and his boyfriend Matt Wilkas had worried about …

US Olympian Gus Kenworthy Rescues Puppy From Dog Meat Farm

It’s more than just puppy love. US Olympian Gus Kenworthy has rescued a young dog, which he and his actor boyfriend Matthew Wilkas have named Beemo, from a South Korean meat farm. Posting on Instagram, Kenworthy said: “This morning Matt and I had a heart-wrenching visit to one of the 17,000 dog farms here in …

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