Peng Shuai tells paper she never wrote of being assaulted
December 19, 2021
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai has denied saying she was sexually assaulted, despite a November social media post attributed to her that accused a former top Communist Party official of forcing her into sex.
Lianhe Zaobao, a Singaporean Chinese-language newspaper, posted video of Peng it says was taken Sunday in Shanghai in which she said she has been mainly staying at home in Beijing but was free to come and go as she chose.
"First of all, I want to emphasize something that is very important. I have never said that I wrote that anyone sexually assaulted me. I need to empha...