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WTA: Chinese tennis player’s call with Olympic chief is not enough

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By Brenda Goh SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai’s video call with the president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) does not address or alleviate the Women’s Tennis Association’s (WTA) concern about her well-being, the WTA said on Monday. The whereabouts of Peng, a former doubles world number one, became a matter of international concern nearly three weeks ago, after she alleged that China’s former Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli had sexually assaulted her. She appeared at a dinner with friends on Saturday and a children’s tennis tournament in Beijing on Sunday, photograp…

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