Pound responds to IOC criticism over tennis player Peng Shuai

Pound on the situation with tennis player Peng Shuai: everyone needs to be sure she’s okay MOSCOW, 30 Nov – International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Richard Pound has denied claims that the organization has vouched for the safety of Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai to avoid conflict with Beijing. Earlier, the human rights organization Human… Continue reading Pound responds to IOC criticism over tennis player Peng Shuai

WTA head remains concerned about Chinese tennis player Shuai

WTA head remains concerned about Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai MOSCOW, November 27 – The head of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Steve Simon remains concerned about the fate of China’s Peng Shuai, a spokesman for the organization said. “Simon has contacted Peng Shuai through various communication channels. He sent her two emails, her responses… Continue reading WTA head remains concerned about Chinese tennis player Shuai

Pound Receives WADA Founding President for Anti-Doping Contribution

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has officially awarded the first president of the organization, Richard Pound, who led the investigation into the use of doping in Russian athletics, the title of founding president of the organization for his contribution to the fight against doping, reports Insidethegames. …

IOC President plans to meet tennis player Peng Shuai in January

IOC President said he plans to meet with tennis player Peng Shuai in January MOSCOW, 25 Nov – International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said that during a video call, Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai suggested that she meet in Beijing in January. In early November, 35-year-old Peng Shuai on her Weibo account, according… Continue reading IOC President plans to meet tennis player Peng Shuai in January