23rd May 2015
BBC presenter receives hate letter calling sportswomen ‘dykes’ 1
5:01 PM — BBC 5 Live presenter Emma Barnett shared on Twitter a shocking letter she received about women's sport.
22nd May 2015
Out NFL star Michael Sam signs two-year deal with Canadian team 12
4:55 PM — Out American football star Michael Sam will leave the NFL - after signing a deal with Canadian team Montreal Alouettes.
21st May 2015
Happy Birthday Tom Daley! Olympic diver celebrates his 21st birthday 1
9:21 PM — Happy Birthday! Tom Daley celebrated his 21st birthday today, with training for a diving competition in days to come.
Jason Collins: It is wrong for FIFA to allow Russia and Qatar to host World Cups 1
5:05 PM — Retired professional basketball player Jason Collins, has hit out at FIFA for allowing World Cups to be held in Russia and Qatar.
University cancels anti-homophobia charity football tournament over ‘transphobia’ claim 43
3:42 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. The University of Nottingham has cancelled a charity tournament intended to raise money to fight homophobia - after complaints the event discriminated against trans people.
20th May 2015
University bans athletes from having same-sex relationships 9
4:48 PM — A university in Texas has banned its athletes from having same-sex relationships or supporting same-sex marriage.
15th May 2015
Italian football chief calls women players ‘a handful of lesbians’ 7
5:21 PM — The head of the Italian national amateur league has been criticised for "homophobic and sexist comments".
Trans man claims anti-homophobia football tournament is discriminatory 12
4:22 PM — A "Football v Homophobia" event at the University of Nottingham has been accused of discriminating against trans people.
World Rugby pledges to eliminate homophobia 2
4:16 PM — Rugby stars have backed the World Rugby commitment to end homophobia in the sport.
Irish footballer: It’s not homophobic to vote to stop gay couples marrying 98
12:06 PM — An Irish Gaelic football star has spoken up about his opposition to gay couples marrying, but insists he is not homophobic.
13th May 2015
Comment: Coming out as transgender in the world of sports
5:48 PM — Sports writer Jamie Neal writes for PinkNews on her fears, coming out as transgender, and the sometimes surprising responses she has faced since doing so.
12th May 2015
Top US high school wrestler comes out as gay 7
4:55 PM — A top high school wrestling champion in the US state of New Jersey has come out as gay.
Watch: Rugby player caught on live TV groping opponent during match 13
11:49 AM — An Australian rubgy star has received a warning - after being caught on live TV groping a player on the opposing team.
10th May 2015
Robbie Rogers wants ‘zero tolerance’ for homophobic football chants 6
1:27 PM — Openly gay LA Galaxy player Robbie Rogers has called for a stronger "zero tolerance" approach to homophobia in football.
7th May 2015
This American football player punched a gay couple for kissing and got dropped 27
6:10 PM — An American football player in the US has been dropped from his team after attacking a gay couple simply because they kissed in the street.
5th May 2015
Watch: This baseball crowd’s reaction to a gay couple on the kiss cam may surprise you 4
9:50 AM — A gay couple kissed on the kiss cam for the first time at this baseball stadium at the weekend, and you may be surprised at the reaction from the crowd.
4th May 2015
Prankster crashes Diving World Series before Tom Daley wins gold 6
7:54 PM — A prankster managed to breach security and make a dive from a 10m platform during the weekend's Diving World Series in London.
Congrats! Tom Daley wins gold at World Series in London 11
11:07 AM — British diving Olympian Tom Daley has won a gold medal at the Diving World Series in London.
29th April 2015
Casey Stoney: I thought coming out as gay would end my football career
12:57 PM — England and Arsenal footballer Casey Stoney has said she thought coming out as gay would end her career.
Israeli Football Association ‘bans’ use of rainbow flag 7
12:09 PM — The Israeli Football Association has warned teams to stick to regulations - after a pride flag was used to mark a corner during a match.