Women's Tennis Tour Suspending Tournaments In China Over Tennis Star Peng Shuai

The women's professional tennis tour says it is suspending tournaments in China because of concern about Peng Shuai's safety.
MELBOURNE, Jan. 21, 2020 -- Hibino Nao of Japan hits a return to Peng Shuai of China during their women's singles first round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia on Jan. 21, 2020. (Photo by Bai Xue/Xinhua via Getty) (Xinhua/Bai Xue via Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, Jan. 21, 2020 -- Hibino Nao of Japan hits a return to Peng Shuai of China during their women's singles first round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia on Jan. 21, 2020. (Photo by Bai Xue/Xinhua via Getty) (Xinhua/Bai Xue via Getty Images)
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Women’s professional tennis tour says it is suspending tournaments in China because of concern about Peng Shuai’s safety.