Olympic Basketball Player & WNBA Star Elena Delle Donne Comes Out — See What She Said About The 'Excitement' Of This Moment!
WNBA star Elena Delle Donne isn't here to make a spectacle of her sexuality — but she isn't hiding it either!
According to reports, an article in Vogue states the Chicago Sky athlete is engaged to her girlfriend Amanda Clifton – the first public acknowledgement of her sexual orientation.
The 26-year-old has always kept her dating life private, but has lately been more open about sharing her personal life through social media, including flaunting her engagement ring in a teaser video to USA Basketball's Facebook page.
After news spread of her engagement, the league-MVP confirmed her sexuality on Wednesday while preparing for the upcoming Summer Olympics in Rio, where she will represent the USA in basketball later this month.
Speaking to the Chicago Tribune, she said: