22nd March 2015
Police investigating homophobic tweets sent to rugby referee Nigel Owens 6
7:55 PM — Police are investigating anti-gay tweets sent to out rugby referee Nigel Owens after a Six Nations match.
Tennis legend Martina Navratilova: I can’t believe no male players have come out 15
3:16 PM — Out tennis legend Martina Navratilova has lamented the lack of gay male players in the sport.
Australian rugby star complains over homophobic slurs during match 8
12:11 PM — Rugby union player David Pocock has made a complaint about other players using homophobic slurs during a match.
9th March 2015
Michael Sam: I get criticism for dating a white guy 15
1:45 PM — Gay NFL star Michael Sam has said that he has received criticism - because his fiancé is white.
8th March 2015
Irish referee banned from wearing rainbow wristband 13
3:42 PM — A Gaelic football referee has been banned from wearing a rainbow wristband - because it is considered a "political symbol" ahead of Ireland's equal marriage referendum
4th March 2015
Baseball star Daniel Murphy disagrees with the homosexual ‘lifestyle’ 56
6:38 PM — Baseball star Daniel Murphy has said that he disagrees with a former player's gay "lifestyle".
25th February 2015
Watch: Michael Sam baffles reporter with fake Game of Thrones wedding plans 12
12:39 PM — American football star Michael Sam has mocked a showbiz reporter - by giving him fake wedding details based on Game of Thrones.
20th February 2015
Football club offers free tickets to gay fans 4
6:56 PM — A football club is offering free admission to LGBT fans for a game, to celebrate LGBT History Month.
25th January 2015
Student athletes tackle homophobia with ‘You Don’t Say’ campaign 7
3:01 PM — Student athletes at Duke University are taking part in a powerful campaign to challenge homophobia, transphobia, and other prejudice.
19th January 2015
Antony Cotton: There’s two gay players on every football team 41
11:28 AM — Coronation Street star Antony Cotton has claimed that there is on average "two or three" gay players on every football team.
2nd January 2015
Former Olympic wrestler hits out at ‘sickening’ gay subtext in new film 26
6:03 PM — A former wrestler has attacked "sickening" gay subtext in a film that portrays his life.
Footballer under fire over ‘game’ to guess whether women have penises 7
5:35 PM — Footballer Robert Huth is under fire for taking part in a Twitter game in which he attempted to 'guess' from pictures whether women are transgender.
28th December 2014
Jailed Leeds United boss: Co-owners tried to block anti-homophobia campaigns 6
12:40 PM — Jailed Leeds United boss David Haigh has alleged that the club's former co-owners tried to block him from running anti-homophobia campaigns.
24th December 2014
Watch: Footballer gets yellow card for kissing another player 12
1:55 PM — A Bristol Rovers player has been given a yellow card for kissing a player on the opposing team.
Michael Sam: NFL players in the closet have reached out to me 2
12:14 PM — Gay NFL star Michael Sam has revealed that a number of players who remain in the closet have reached out to him, after he came out as gay.
17th December 2014
WATCH: Ian McKellen narrates trailer for film to tackle homophobia in sport
9:10 AM — Sir Ian McKellen has lent his voice to the trailer for the trailer of this short film, which aims to tackle the issue of homophobia in sport.
14th December 2014
Oprah Winfrey to interview gay NFL star Michael Sam this month 2
4:54 PM — Oprah Winfrey is set to interview gay American football star Michael Sam later this month.
8th December 2014
Olympic Charter adds protection for LGB athletes after Sochi Olympics 14
3:58 PM — The Olympic Charter has been amended to explicitly safeguard lesbian, gay and bisexual athletes, after concerns about homophobia at this year's Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Footballer abandons appeal against ‘homophobic gesture’ conviction 2
12:58 PM — A former Blackburn Rovers player has abandoned his appeal against a conviction for making a homophobic gesture while playing against Brighton.
5th December 2014
US: Minnesota approves transgender sport policy despite hate group’s ad campaign 3
5:15 PM — Minnesota's high school sports body has passed a transgender-friendly policy, despite a campaign against it.