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Simone Biles said she pulled out of the team event because she had to put her mental health first. Her goal at the #Olympics : "To focus on my well-being, there's more to life than just gymnastics. It is very unfortunate that it had to happen at this stage. " #Tokyo2020
Germany's hockey captain will be allowed to display rainbow colors in support of the LGBTQ community at #Tokyo2020 . Her case has put the IOC's rules on athlete protests under the spotlight, with some criticizing a lack of clarity. 🌈🏑 Full story:
No rainbow lights? No problem! Local LGBT rights activists are equipping matchgoers with 11,000 rainbow flags outside Munich's Allianz Arena in response to UEFA's refusal to illuminate the stadium in LGBT flag colors for Germany's game against Hungary. #GERHUN #EURO2020
BREAKING UEFA approve the suggested Champions League reform, which will take place from 2024.