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Nov27

Orlando Cruz's first gay champion boxer dreams dashed

POSTED ON // Sunday, 27 November 2016 Written by // Rachel Cook

Orlando Cruz's first gay champion boxer dreams dashed

Orlando Cruz’ dreams of becoming the first out gay boxer have been dashed by WBO champion Terry Flanagan.

Nov23

Raiders fans chant homophobic slur

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 23 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Raiders fans chant homophobic slur

The NFL played away games in Mexico City on Monday night, with the Texans facing off against the Raiders at the Azteca Stadium in Mexico City. Grid iron fans took it upon themselves to continue with a soccer tradition of sledging opponents and the Raiders’ fans opted for the homophobic slur of ‘puto’ for their chant.

Nov22

Cate McGregor makes a play for the Women’s Big Bash team

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 22 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Cate McGregor makes a play for the Women’s Big Bash team

High profile trans activist Cate McGregor has hit the cricket pitch in an attempt to secure a place in the Women’s Big Bash.

Nov21

AFL women's league jumpers revealed

POSTED ON // Monday, 21 November 2016 Written by // Rachel Cook

AFL women's league jumpers revealed

The AFL has launched the new uniforms for the women’s football league.

Nov17

The mo, the merrier: Sydney Stingers raise funds for Movember

POSTED ON // Thursday, 17 November 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

The mo, the merrier: Sydney Stingers raise funds for Movember

Members of Sydney Stingers gay water polo club are growing their moustaches to raise funds and awareness for men's health. Reg Domingo reports.

Nov13

Brock McGillis comes out and speaks of rampant homophobia in hockey

POSTED ON // Sunday, 13 November 2016 Written by // Rachel Cook

Brock McGillis comes out and speaks of rampant homophobia in hockey

A former Ontario Hockey League player has come out as gay and spoken of the homophobic culture of the sport.

Nov06

Sports minister says gay footballers should be supported

POSTED ON // Sunday, 06 November 2016 Written by // Rachel Cook

Sports minister says gay footballers should be supported

A top ranking UK minister has come out in support of LGBTI athletes.

Oct31

Hong Kong throws hat in the ring for Gay Games 2022

POSTED ON // Monday, 31 October 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Hong Kong throws hat in the ring for Gay Games 2022

A four person delegation from Hong Kong descended on Sydney last week to meet with the Federation of Gay Games to put in their bid for hosting the 2022 event.

 

Oct30

Straight Irish footballer comes clean about his gay porn film

POSTED ON // Sunday, 30 October 2016 Written by // Rachel Cook

Straight Irish footballer comes clean about his gay porn film

A straight Irish footballer has written about his time as a gay porn star in his autobiography.

Oct25

Gus Kenworthy looks back at coming out: 'I can't thank you all enough'

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Gus Kenworthy looks back at coming out: 'I can't thank you all enough'

Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy has opened up about coming out.