It's the question that's followed Ian Thorpe throughout his career and now the swimming legend has confirmed once and for all - he is gay.
According to The Sunday Telegraph, Thorpie confirms his sexuality in an interview with Sir Michael Parkinson, set to air on Channel Ten at 6pm tonight.
As news of Thorpe's revelation hit the web, the world came out in support of the superstar.
So happy & proud for @IanThorpe Coming Out in hi ...
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Jul 12 2014, 8:21pm CDT