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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.

The CEO of the 49ers called HB 2 "bad for our employees, bad for our fans, and bad for business." 

May 24 2016 7:57 PM

The team insists that the Gay Men's Chorus wasn't intentionally drowned out, but still took action following the highly publicized incident. 

May 23 2016 2:56 PM Updated

Instead of the male choir singing the national anthem, a recorded woman's voice was broadcast and the singers were heckled as they left the field.

May 22 2016 9:21 PM Updated

This week he won a seat in the Philippines Senate, and has decided to continue boxing while making no secret of his ambitions.

May 11 2016 1:08 PM

He's left the ring and is about to be crowned the victor of a new, powerful political office, despite his rampant homophobia.

May 10 2016 12:59 PM
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