A further 53 per cent agreed we all have a responsibility to call out anti-LGBT abuse. Despite this, only a quarter of people 25 per cent said they would feel confident enough intervening when they hear this abuse. These statistics highlight that attitudes in sporting are shifting and people want to do more to create change. These top tips include how to identify abusive language, how to effectively challenge abuse and how to report homophobic, biphobic and transphobic incidents, both on and off the pitch. Nearly two-thirds 63 per cent said local sports club should be welcoming of lesbian, gay, bi and trans people.
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A CT scan revealed that Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay did not suffer a fractured jaw after taking a hard blow during a preseason game, a source told Yahoo Sports. Gay didn't return to that exhibition game. The CT scan was taken in Sacramento. It's uncertain if Gay will be available for the Kings' regular-season opener against the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday.
But I thought guys would do stuff like throw the ball at me. On purpose. According to new research released on Saturday, Martin is far from alone. Participants in the study were not asked whether they identified as transgender, as experts consider transphobia and homophobia distinct forms of discrimination in sports, and the researchers decided to focus the study on sexuality rather than gender identity. The study found the U.