chapter  10
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Understanding cyber- enabled abuse in sport

ByEMMA KAVANAGH, IAN JONES

Introduction I think at the beginning when I would see mean, hurtful messages, it would really hurt my feelings because I wasn’t used to it. I wouldn’t remember any of the good comments; I’d just remember that one bad one . . . I’ve had people threatening to kill me and kill my family, wishing that I get cancer and die a slow, painful death. Horrible words I couldn’t even think up in my head to be that mean.