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2 World Cup cricket teammates just got married

Katherine Brunt and Nat Scivers were supposed to get married in 2020, but wanted to wait until their teammates could attend.

This gay fan proposed to her girlfriend at a Phoenix Mercury game

LGBTQ romance is now part of the in-game experience.

These 4 out Olympians can’t marry their partners in the countries they are representing at the Olympics

Most out LGBTQ athletes in Beijing have access to marriage rights, while these Olympic athletes do not.

Gay MLB exec Erik Braverman & model Jonathan Cottrell get married at Dodger Stadium

On a stunning January L.A. afternoon, family and friends gather to celebrate Dodger Stadium history for Erik Braverman and Jonathan Cottrell.

Adam Rippon, Jussi-Pekka Kajaala got married in an L.A. suburb on New Year’s Eve

The American figure skater and his new husband decided on the spur of the moment to get married on New Year’s Eve.

Olympic medalist Astrid Guyart married her partner with a rainbow cake

Astrid Guyart won silver in Tokyo. She and her wife were depicted by Legos on top of their beautiful cake.

Japanese trans pro soccer player Kumi Yokoyama just got engaged

Yokoyama publicly came out as transgender in June, becoming one of the most visible LGBTQ athletes in their native country.

Soccer star and LGBTQ activist Joanna Lohman gets married

The Rainbow Warrior and Washington Spirit legend married Melodie George this past weekend.

John Mara Jr., son of New York Giants owner, married his husband on Friday

John and husband George Sholley celebrated their wedding with family and friends.

Teammates Natisha Hiedeman and Jasmine Thomas got engaged to marry

The Connecticut Sun teammates and fiancées are headed to the WNBA Playoffs on the top-seeded team.

Olympian Sarka Pancochova got married in the mountains, complete with bourbon and a black bear

Sarka and Kaileen married in the Cascade Mountains, filled with love and laughs.

Gay Dodgers senior VP Erik Braverman proposed to his boyfriend, and Jonathan said “YES!”

Erik Braverman proposed to Jonathan Cottrell. Now the boyfriends are engaged to marry.

Former teammates Chloe Logarzo and McKenzie Berryhill are engaged

Shortly after Logarzo returned from the Olympics, the couple made the big announcement.

These 2 Olympic softball players are engaged to marry. They will play against each other in Tokyo, July 23

Anissa Urtez and Amanda Chidester are in love, at the top of their games, and they both want an Olympic gold medal.

Partners Edward Gal and Hans Peter Minderhoud will compete on same Olympic team in Tokyo

Gal and Minderhoud have been together for many years and will compete in dressage together in Tokyo.

Breanna Stewart and Marta Xargay engaged: ‘She said YES’

Coming off WNBA, FIBA EuroLeague and Russian Women’s Premier League championships, Breanna Stewart proposed to girlfriend and opponent Marta Xargay.

These 2 gay NWSL executives are getting married

Jen Fusci and Amanda Zanghi both work for the Kansas City NWSL. They recently announced their engagement!

Natasha Cloud and Aleshia Ocasio got married

The couple tied the knot last October to protect themselves in case Donald Trump got reelected.

Out wrestler Dewey Murray found his ultimate goal in coming out

After self-imposed caveats kept Murray in the closet, his relationship with the late Brodie Lee empowered ‘The Real Mutha Trucker’ to come out as gay.

They met while with the Arkansas Razorbacks. Now they’re engaged to marry

KC Cross proposed to Megan Pearson. Now they’re looking ahead to a marriage and life together.

Gay couple, who met at Mets game for Outsports Pride, is now engaged

DJ Slifer and Scottie Winer met over two years ago and will now be planning their future wedding and life together.

Former Netball World Cup teammates end 2020 by teaming up forever

British netball standouts Stacey Francis and Sara Bayman marry in England.

Orlando Pride teammates Marta and Pressley engaged

The pair proudly announced their engagement on Instagram.

Coach Doshia Woods and her wife share their love story; AEW signs 8-year-old son of Brodie Lee

The Huddle is your daily briefing on what’s new in LGBTQ sports news, the latest links and who’s in the social media spotlight.

Tennis couple Alison Van Uytvanck and Greet Minnen celebrate Christmas by getting engaged

After taking their relationship public in 2018, the Belgian tennis stars announce their engagement on social media.

WNBA’s Layshia Clarendon and wife Jessica welcome new baby

The Clarendons announced the birth of their child on Christmas Day.

John Mara Jr., son of New York Giants owner, engaged to his boyfriend

John Mara Jr. announced his engagement to George Sholley with a quote from Taylor Swift.

Out wrestlers Jetta and Charlie Morgan announce engagement

British wrestling’s LGBTQ ‘It’ couple are tying the knot.

Instagram post shows Megan Rapinoe proposing to Sue Bird

If this can happen, maybe the rest of 2020 won’t suck so bad afterall. Still... there are questions about their timing.

Brazilian soccer scoring ace Cristiane finds the back of the net at the altar

Marriage "fulfills a dream" as she eyes one more Olympic dream in Tokyo in ‘21.

Gay Olympic rower aims to fight injustice: ‘Sport is a vehicle to shine a light’

Emma Twigg of New Zealand says her sexuality has never been a focus of her rowing career but now she’s ready to advocate for LGBT athletes.

This coach was fired for being lesbian. She says this SCOTUS decision is bigger than marriage

Lisa Howe coached soccer at Belmont Univ. until 2010, when she told the school she was having a baby with her wife.