The death of George Floyd in Minneapolis sparked worldwide condemnation and outrage. As such, protests have been held across almost every continent to help raise awareness of the racial bias that many black people still feel to this day.

These largely peaceful protests have attracted thousands of supporters from all different walks of life, all getting behind one common message; ‘Black Lives Matter’.

The movement has garnered plenty of support all over the globe, not least from those in the sporting community. We’ve taken a look at some of the athletes who’ve given their public backing to the movement.