IOC president Thomas Bach holds a video call with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, as pressure mounts for information about her well-being. Photo: AFP/IOC
IOC president Thomas Bach holds a video call with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, as pressure mounts for information about her well-being. Photo: AFP/IOC

Tennis star Peng Shuai assures world she is safe via video meeting with Olympic chief

  • Women’s Tennis Association is not satisfied with IOC meeting or images of Peng shared in recent days and seeks an investigation into her claims
  • It comes weeks before Beijing hosts the 2022 Winter Olympics, an event hit by calls for boycott even before the athlete disappeared from the public eye

Topic |   IOC (International Olympic Committee)
IOC president Thomas Bach holds a video call with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, as pressure mounts for information about her well-being. Photo: AFP/IOC
IOC president Thomas Bach holds a video call with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, as pressure mounts for information about her well-being. Photo: AFP/IOC
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