Peng Shuai: the IOC claims to have spoken again with the player and defends her approach

China’s Peng Shuai in action during the match against Japan’s Nao Hibino in the Australian Open first round, January 21, 2020. KIM HONG-JI / REUTERS The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has engaged in a new balancing act against the host country of the next Winter Olympics in February. In a press release published Thursday, December … Read more

Olympia, Beijing 2022: IOC reports another video switch with Peng Shuai

A week and a half earlier, the IOC had already spread the news about an initial attack with Peng Shuai. In addition, the IOC presented a picture of a video call with President Thomas Bach, combined with the message that she was well and safe at home – which, however, left more pressing questions for … Read more