Peng Shuai appeared on the phone with the President of the International Olympic Committee, saying that he was “good and safe”-BBC News

November 22, 2021 6:20 AM

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Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai had a video call with IOC President Bach on Sunday.

Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai had a video call with officials of the International Olympic Committee on Sunday (November 21). She said she was safe. This is the first time she has spoken to the outside world publicly a few weeks after she “disappeared”.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) stated in a statement that Chairman Thomas Bach and Peng Shuai talked for 30 minutes.

Also participating in the video call were Emma Terho, Chairman of the IOC Athletes Committee, and Li Lingwei, a Chinese member of the IOC and Vice Chairman of the Chinese Olympic Committee.

“(She) everything is fine. This is our main concern,” the statement read.

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