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  • 9th June 2013

    French Open targeted by anti equal marriage protest 21

    The protester was quickly apprehended by security as Rafael Nadal looked on (Image: Twitter)

    10:25 PM — A male protester attempted to disrupt the final of the French Open tennis competition in Paris this afternoon in opposition to the country's recently passed equal marriage law.

  • 16th January 2012

    Call for rainbow flags as Australian Open starts 4

    The call is for a "dignified and colourful" protest

    12:49 PM — As the Australian Open began today, a group is calling for fans to raise rainbow flags to protest in a "peaceful, non-disruptive" way against anti-gay comments made by former tennis champion Margaret Court. Flag-owners are being called on after the former world number one made inflammatory comments about gays last month.

  • 29th November 2011

    Gay softball league settles out of court with bisexual players 5

    The three players settled out of court for an undisclosed sum (Photo: Chris Costes)

    10:20 AM — Three men on a team disqualified from the 2008 Gay Softball World Series because it was thought to have too many straight players have been paid an undisclosed sum by the organisers.

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