A male high school athlete who identifies as a female took first place in a girls' high jump competition on Sunday, defeating all female athletes in the girls' Division II high jump at the New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association indoor track and field championship.
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The National Football League held its LGBT pride night on Wednesday in Las Vegas, days before Super Bowl LVIII, as a petition calling the league to cancel the event amassed over 40,000 backers.
Super Bowl LVIII this Sunday at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas will feature a match-up between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers. Players on both rosters have spoken publicly about their Christian faith both this year and in the past, with some doing so this week.
Despite its legalization in many states, most Evangelical pastors in the U.S. are opposed to sports betting, viewing the practice as “morally wrong,” according to a study by Lifeway Research released ahead of the Super Bowl.
Houston Texans' quarterback C.J. Stroud has responded publicly after NBC received criticism for editing out his mention of Jesus Christ in a post-game interview promoted on social media following his team's playoff win last month.
Ahead of a major heavyweight championship match next month, boxing superstar Tyson Fury said that he and his upcoming opponent are two of the strongest Christians in the sport and that whoever wins is because God ordained them to be victorious.
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes credited God on Sunday after advancing to his fourth Super Bowl in five years, while San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy gave glory to the Lord after his team advanced to Super Bowl LVIII later in the day.
Six-time NFL Pro Bowl quarterback Donovan McNabb has criticized NBC for editing out Houston Texans' quarterback C.J. Stroud's mentions of Jesus Christ in an interview following his team's playoff win earlier this month.
Jim Harbaugh says the National Championship-winning University of Michigan Wolverines were on a "spiritual mission” this season.