China's fires back after WTA suspends tournaments over Peng Shuai's safety

Dec 2, 2021

China is not happy with the Women’s Tennis Association’s decision to suspend tournaments in the country amid concerns about Chinese player Peng Shuai’s safety.

“We are firmly opposed to acts politicizing sport,” Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said, accusing the WTA of “seriously coercing Peng.”

Source: New York Post