Stories that show how athletes, teams, leagues, and journalists who cover the world of sports are dealing with LGBT-related issues
Congratulations to Jessica Aguilar for successfully defending her MMA title
Out mixed-martial arts fighter, Jessica Aguilar, has successfully defended her World Series of Fighting Women’s Strawweight championship. Aguilar, who goes by "Jag," became the first WSOF champion to successfully defend her title.
UN Human Rights Commissioner urges LGBT World Cup players to come out
United Nations Human Rights Commissioner Navi Pillay spoke yesterday about the significance of LGBT World Cup players coming out to foster visibility and understanding, and urging closeted players to come out.