ITF ‘does not want to punish a billion people’ by suspending China tournaments in Peng Shuai row

The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) announced an immediate suspension of all tournaments in China, including Hong Kong, in response to Beijing’s silencing of Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai’s sexual assault allegations. The ITF — which organizes grand slam events, annual team competitions for men, women and mixed teams and sanctions major tournaments — has been … Read more