In an interview with ESPN, basketball star Sue Bird, who plays with the Seattle Storm for fifteen seasons, comes out as a lesbian and opens up about her relationship with soccer player Megan Rapinoe.
The Olympics, which take place from August 5 to 21, 2016 in Rio, Brazil welcome 46 LGBTQI athletes and three coaches. This is a record. At the Olympic Games in London in 2012, 23 LGBT athletes were competing.
While the Women's World Cup is currently taking place in Canada, the player of the team of Switzerland Ramona Bachmann, has for the first time talked about her girlfriend Camille who accompanied her to Canada.