Han Xu of China with WNBA COO Christy Hedgpeth after being selected by the New York Liberty in the second round of the women‘s basketball draft in 2019. Photo: AP
Han Xu of China with WNBA COO Christy Hedgpeth after being selected by the New York Liberty in the second round of the women‘s basketball draft in 2019. Photo: AP

Chinese WNBA star Han Xu laments anti-Asian hate surge in the US – ‘it’s frightening and upsetting’

  • New York Liberty centre stresses need to ‘take action to stop this horrific violence’
  • Brooklyn-based team also condemn recent incidents with ‘#StopAsianHate’ social media movement

Topic |   Anti-Asian racism
Han Xu of China with WNBA COO Christy Hedgpeth after being selected by the New York Liberty in the second round of the women‘s basketball draft in 2019. Photo: AP
Han Xu of China with WNBA COO Christy Hedgpeth after being selected by the New York Liberty in the second round of the women‘s basketball draft in 2019. Photo: AP
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