Soccer star Megan Rapinoe called out fellow athletes attending the 2022 ESPYS on Wednesday, stating they have not finished plenty of to assist WNBA All-Star Brittney Griner as she stays detained in Russia. Throughout the award present, which honors athletic achievements from the past year, Rapinoe said she could not aid but notice Griner’s absence as she recognized her award for Most effective Participate in.
“For me the most putting thing is that B.G.’s not below,” Rapinoe explained. “B.G. warrants to be absolutely free, she’s getting held as a political prisoner, certainly.”