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Transgender women's advantage in sports is inconclusive due to lack of data

Sports

VERIFY Weekly: Olympic medals, US women's soccer pay and NIL

Sports

Yes, Olympians from some countries get paid more than US athletes for winning medals

Olympics

VERIFY Weekly: Simone Biles and Olympic gymnastics

Olympics

No, US gymnasts don't automatically replace Simone Biles in Olympic events she withdraws from

Olympics

Yes, gymnastics changed its scoring system 15 years ago and eliminated the ‘perfect 10’

Olympics

Yes, Olympic silver medalist Rayssa Leal starred in a 2015 viral Vine

Olympics

Yes, the bed frames at the Olympic Village are made from cardboard but they aren’t ‘anti-sex’

Olympics

No, athletes who test positive for COVID-19 at the Olympics cannot compete in the games

Olympics

Yes, two medal contenders were disqualified from an Olympic race because their natural testosterone levels were too high

Olympics

No, Olympic athletes are not required to get vaccinated before the Olympic Games

Olympics

VERIFY Weekly: Athlete bans heading into the Olympics

Olympics

No, Michael Phelps did not test positive for marijuana before competing in the Olympics

Olympics

VERIFY Weekly: Protesting at the Olympics

Olympics

Yes, a swim cap designed for Black hair was rejected for the Tokyo Olympics

Olympics

No, Japan isn’t banning Black Lives Matter apparel during anthems at the Olympics. That's an IOC decision

Olympics