History made in Israel after Transgender referee officiates football match (photos)

  Sapir Berman has made sports history after officiating at a soccer match in Israel’s Premier League for the first time since coming out as transgender. Berman took to the field for the contest between Beitar Jerusalem and Hapoel Haifa on Monday, May 3, after she publicly announced her transition in a press conference last week Tuesday.   Berman, aged 26 was already a top male referee in Israel’s leading football league, but decided to change to female as she had always seen herself as a female, even at a…

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Update: UFC star, Israel Adesanya apologizes for saying he’ll rape his fellow fighter

UFC star Israel Adesanya apologized after saying he’d “f–king rape” fellow fighter Kevin Holland while trash-talking him in a since-deleted video.   In a statement, the Nigerian-born New Zealand MMA fighter said he “crossed the line” and he understands the gravity of what he said.   The statement on Adesanya’s official Twitter account reads: “Last week fight talk escalated to a point in which I crossed the line. I understand the gravity of this word and how it can affect and hurt other people apart from my opponent, although that…

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