Tina Lawson defends daughter Beyonce as she’s criticised for presenting Kaepernick award

Beyonce presents award to Colin Kaepernick
Beyonce presented the award to Colin for his role in anti-police brutaility protests (Picture: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for Sports Illustrated)

Beyonce‘s mother has praised the star for presenting an award to Colin Kaepernick, despite the backlash she has received.

The Formation singer made a surprise appearance at the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of The Year Awards to present former San Francisco 49ers player Kaepernick with the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award for his part in the Take The Knee protests.

Kaepernick sparked a movement in the NFL when he began kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality and racial inequality.

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