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Pro Wrestler Zeb Saint comes out publicly as LGBTQ, doesn’t define how he identifies

‘I’ve found myself attracted to men and wanna live that truth,’ Saint said in a ‘coming out post’ on Twitter.

Japanese pro wrestling legend Yu Ishino (fka Kagetsu) comes out as trans

Yu Ishino became on of the world’s most prolific pro wrestlers under the name Kagetsu before retiring in 2020.

Pro Wrestling Vibe founder Billy Dixon to retire from in-ring competition in June

His final bout will be an "I Quit match" against longtime rival Darius Carter at Pro Wrestling Vibe’s ‘Pride & Vibe Weekend’ on June 17.

Pro wrestling referee Devon Campbell comes out as omnisexual

Campbell, a referee for multiple Pacific Northwest promotions, announced he is omnisexual on Twitter.

Naptown All-Pro co-founder J-Rose wants his new promotion to reflect and help the Indianapolis he knows

Naptown All-Pro’s debut doubleheader pairs pro wrestling with community outreach.

WWE should know that same-sex couples are ‘PG’ by now

WWE Monday Night Raw’s double wedding got an unfortunate ‘I don’t even know if that’s PG’ joke about same-sex couples.

The 25 best LGBTQ matches from WrestleMania week 2022

With LGBTQ presence at WrestleMania week events growing, more top-notch talents stole the weekend.

For WWE’s Sonya Deville, LGBTQ visibility is a ‘personal responsibility’

Sonya Deville’s mission to provide authentic LGBTQ representation to WWE fans continues in Dallas at WrestleMania.

IMPACT Wrestling partners with Gay Softball World Series organizers

IMPACT Wrestling announces a new partnership with the North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance.

EFFY’s Big Gay Brunch promises action, Texas trans youth support

Saturday’s EFFY’s Big Gay Brunch will raise money for the Texas Education Network of Texas during WrestleMania week.

Popular pro wrestling YouTube channel Wrestling With Wregret cuts ties with contributor over transphobia

Wrestling With Wregret creator Brian Zane ended his working relationship with on-air personality James Biggs over his support of transphobic comments Wednesday.

Pro Wrestling Vibe announces ‘Vibe For What’s Right’ fundraiser for Texas trans youth

Pro Wrestling Vibe will donate all streaming revenue from Wednesday night’s event to the Transgender Education Network of Texas.

Dark Sheik, Eddy McQueen, Larry Legend named to 2022 Paris Honors induction class

Dark Sheik, McQueen and Legend will be inducted into Paris Honors, the LGBTQ pro wrestling hall of fame equivalent, at Pride and Vibe Weekend on June 18.

LGBTQ pro wrestling event EFFY’s Big Gay Brunch is coming to Dallas for WrestleMania

The fourth installment of EFFY’s Big Gay Brunch will be part of GCW’s The Collective 2022 in Dallas during WrestleMania week.

Out Princeton wrestler says he quit the team due to rampant homophobia

AJ Lonski, a junior, details a vile culture where animosity towards LGBTQ people is part of everyday life.

AC Mack is pro wrestling’s first out LGBTQ male world champion

AC Mack defeated Alex Shelley for the IWTV Independent Wrestling World championship in the main event of "Southeast First" on Friday night.

AC Mack could be pro wrestling’s first out LGBTQ male world champion

AC Mack will challenge IWTV Independent Wrestling World champion Alex Shelley at Southeast First on Friday night.

GCW shuts down homophobic fans ahead of Hammerstein show

GCW owner Brett Lauderdale and others confronted the small collection of fans spewing hate speech at Saturday’s GCW Say You Will event.

Jake Atlas returns to pro wrestling, signs with All Elite Wrestling

After four months away from the ring, Jake Atlas has found a new pro wrestling home in All Elite Wrestling

Attendee ejected from AEW Dynamite for targeted transphobia toward Nyla Rose

The man, sitting front row on Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite broadcast, held a transphobic sign targeted at Nyla Rose.

Out WWE star Sonya Deville still pushing for ‘organic’ on-screen LGBTQ representation

Sonya Deville keeps the conversation around authentic LGBTQ storytelling in WWE going: ‘It’s just a part of life."

A fan called AEW’s Anthony Bowens a gay slur during a match, and Bowens responded perfectly

Out AEW wrestler Anthony Bowens responded after a fan directed a homophobic slur at him live on AEW Dynamite.

QWI 200: The best LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021, Top 20

We’ve reached the end of the QWI 200, the top 20 LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021.

QWI 200: The best LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021, #50-21

Day six of the 2021 QWI 200 breaks into the top 50 LGBTQ pro wrestlers of the year.

QWI 200: The best LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021, #80-51

Day five of the QWI 200 delivers another 30 top LGBTQ pro wrestlers.

QWI 200: The best LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021, #110-81

The QWI 200 cracks the top 100 LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021 on day four.

QWI 200: The best LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021, rankings 140-111

The QWI 200, Outsports’ chronicle of the top 200 LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021, nears the halfway point.

QWI 200: The best LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021, 170-141

The LGBTQ pro wrestling honors continue with day two of the 2021 QWI 200 list.

QWI 200: The best LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021, rankings 200-171

Outsports’ list of the top 200 LGBTQ pro wrestlers of 2021 starts here.

Pro Wrestling VIBE announces Pride & VIBE Weekend, the first LGBTQ pro wrestling weekend festival

Pro Wrestling VIBE’s Pride & VIBE Weekend will host two supershows, including the return of the Cassandro Cup, on June 17-18, 2022.

Coming out pushed pro wrestling rookie Sazzy Boatright to her best

Self-professed ‘baby gay’ Sazzy Boatright came out during the pandemic and is living her best queer wrestling life.

Out pro wrestler Mercedes Martinez’s evolutionary mission leads her to Impact Knockouts title match

Mercedes Martinez will challenge Impact Knockouts champion Mickie James at Saturday’s Turning Point event


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