Tennis star Peng Shuai’s allegations that she was sexually assaulted by a robust Chinese politician “have to be investigated totally, pretty, transparently and with out censorship,” the pinnacle of the WTA mentioned Sunday.
Peng, an ex-world primary doubles participant, purportedly made the declare about former vice premier Zhang Gaoli in a submit on the Twitter-like Weibo earlier this month.
“The current occasions in China regarding a WTA participant, Peng Shuai, are of deep concern,” mentioned WTA chairman Steve Simon.
“We count on this subject to be dealt with correctly, that means the allegations have to be investigated totally, pretty, transparently and with out censorship.”
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