Since her allegations against senior cadre Zhang Gaoli (China.Table reported), well-known tennis player Peng Shuai has gone silent on social media. After making the sexual assault public, all of her posts have disappeared from Weibo. The 35-year-old’s whereabouts have been unknown since November 2nd. It is currently not possible to search for the word “tennis” on Weibo. The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) is demanding China formally investigate Zhang. “Peng Shuai, and all women, deserve to be heard, not censored,” WTA stated. The hashtag #WhereIsPengShuai is trending on Twitter.
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