Sports Huddle: Black Caps vs India, Peng Shuai

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Fri, 3 Dec 2021, 7:16PM
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Sports Huddle: Black Caps vs India, Peng Shuai

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 3 Dec 2021, 7:16PM

The Black Caps' 2nd test against India is not off to a good start.

The first session in Mumbai was delayed due to a wet outfield, but now Kane Williamson has been ruled out with an elbow injury, which may extend once the team returns home.

The WTA has become the first professional sporting organisation to take a stand against the Chinese government in wake of the Peng Shuai saga.

They have prioritised player welfare over business by announcing they’re suspending all their tournaments in China.

It comes after IOC President Thomas Bach held a second video call with Peng Shuai, but the transcript won't be released.

Phil Gifford and Elliott Smith joined Heather du Plessis-Allan to discuss the week's sports news