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Protesters Supporting Peng Shuai Ejected by Tennis Australia: FT

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Two spectators wearing T-shirts in support of Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai were ejected from the Australian Open, according to the Financial Times.

The newspaper cited video footage circulating of security officials and police ejecting two protesters who carried a banner and shirts with the phrase: “Where is Peng Shuai?”