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Qatar's World Cup: Will Gay Fans Be Welcome?

By John Leicester and Rob Harris | Dec 16
Cooled, modern stadiums. Fans traveling from the Middle East and beyond, to a region anxious to prove it can put on a show and have its own brand of fun. All against doubts about whether women, gays and beer-drinkers will feel comfortable.

Making Wrestling Real :: Talking With Thunder TV's Mr. Mike

By Robert Nesti | Dec 11
Thunder Arena Wrestling is a trending website dedicated to the celebration of wrestling. Not the staged WWE sort or the XXX-rated kind, but the sport with its competitive skills and sexy practitioners. EDGE spoke to TAW's guru Mr. Mike about the website.

IOC Adopts New Systems for Bidding, Sports Program

By Stephen Wilson | Dec 8
The IOC approved a new Olympic bidding process Monday to make the system less costly and adopted a more flexible sports program that could lead to the inclusion of baseball and softball at the 2020 Tokyo Games.

Does Michael Sam Think He's Not in the NFL Because He's Gay?

By Jason St. Amand | Dec 3
TMZ Sports spotted out football player Michael Sam this week at LAX airport and found out that the groundbreaking athlete may believe that he's not part of the National Football League because he's gay and not because of his skills.

Rams Take a Memorable Stance With Gesture

By Eddie Pells | Dec 2
It wasn't so much that the five St. Louis Rams who gave the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" signal during pregame introductions were using sports to make a statement - it was the sort of statement they made that set them apart.

MLB Umpire Dale Scott Comes Out as Gay

By Jason St. Amand | Dec 2
Major League Baseball umpire Dale Scott says he is gay.

Robbie Rogers' Book: Soccer, Faith and Family

By Melissa Murphy | Nov 25
Los Angeles Galaxy soccer star Robbie Rogers wants some company, now that he's the last man standing as an openly gay athlete in a U.S. professional league.

Katy Perry to Perform at Super Bowl Halftime Show

By Mesfin Fekadu | Nov 24
NFL announced late Sunday - after rumors swirled for weeks - that Katy Perry will headline the Pepsi Super Bowl halftime show on Feb. 1 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona. It will air on NBC.

Michael Sam: I Didn't Want to Come Out Like That

By Jason St. Amand | Nov 24
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player in the National Football League, revealed to GQ this month that he didn't really want to come out the way he did - just before the NFL draft; but said he has "no regrets" about his decision.

Collins, NBA's 1st Open Gay Player, to Retire

Nov 19
Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, announced his retirement on Wednesday.

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