What We Don’t Want Repeated In The Sports Industry

Writer: Fly FM

There were many hoorah moments when it came to this year’s sports! Especially in football, with the World Cup and France’s win, and the bloom of a new era, saying bye to the Messi and Ronaldo period and the rise of a new legend in tennis with the win of Naomi Osaka, but there is a saying that goes everything looks good on the surface but may not be the case on the inside and with that here are a few moments in sports 2018 that we do not want repeated in the year 2019 and forever.

Authority figures such as Larry Nassar sexually abusing gymnasts

The countless amounts of times that a headline reads ‘ woman raped, abused’ is honestly disgraceful, that even at the year 2018, we have allegations and cases and confessions and its truly a tiring battle that just doesn’t seem to end. Good riddance, creep. Former Michigan State and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was convicted of sexually abusing young women who were under his care. By mid-May, 332 victims came forward with horrific stories about how Nassar took advantage of his position. Michigan State has settled its responsibility in the case with a $500 million agreement. Justice is finally served.

To read more about the dreadful cases that have happened in 2018, you may head over to Fly FM.