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The Advocate brings readers the latest news from the world of gay sports. Follow the most recent developments about the people, policies, and players who are shaping national and international dialogue about athletes and the LGBT community. Read about Michael Sam, Jason Collins, Brittney Griner, Darren Young, Johnny Weir, Fallon Fox, and more luminaries of the gay sports arena who are trailblazers in basketball, football, soccer, baseball, hockey, tennis, swimming, track, and golf. Find out about upcoming and past Olympic Games, and how lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender athletes are helping to advance the marathon of equality on an international scale.

WWE Champ Darren Young, 'Living the Dream' With His Boyfriend

The first openly gay pro wrestler poses with his man for a new profile in People.

PHOTOS: LGBT Night OUT at Dodger Stadium

PHOTOS: LGBT Night OUT at Dodger Stadium

The Los Angeles Dodgers hosted the team's first LGBT Night OUT Friday, celebrating the historic event with appearances by Lance Bass, Billy Bean, and Jason Collins.

Olympic Skiier Bode Miller Slams Russia's Antigay Laws

Olympic Skier Bode Miller Slams Russia's Antigay Laws

Olympian Bode Miller says Russia's antigay laws are "embarrassing" to humanity.

Ian McKellen Blasts IOC for Acceptance of Russia's Antigay Laws

Ian McKellen Blasts IOC for Acceptance of Russia's Antigay Laws

'The IOC has completely neglected its responsibility to athletes, corporate sponsors, and fans,' McKellen wrote on his Facebook page.

WATCH: Out Olympic Diver Matthew Mitcham Talks Tom Daley's Hairy Bum

Gaymous vlogger Davey Wavey hops in a hot tub with Matthew Mitcham.

Robbie Rogers Rocks Rainbow Laces

The out soccer pro takes a stand against homophobia in sports.

With Rainbow Laces, U.K. Soccer Stars to Stand 'Right Behind Gay Footballers'

With Rainbow Laces, U.K. Soccer Stars to Stand 'Right Behind Gay Footballers'

U.K. advocacy group Stonewall launched its new campaign to fight homophobia in sports, called 'Right Behind Gay Footballers.'

Johnny Weir Drops Olympic Bid

Johnny Weir Drops Olympic Bid

Figure skater Johnny Weir will not be competing in the national championships, which would qualify him for the U.S. Olympic team.

PHOTOS: Playing for Our Team

PHOTOS: Playing for Our Team

The boys of summer converged on Washington, D.C., this year for the Gay Softball World Series.

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