Age, Height, Weight etc: ✎edit
He graduated from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Measurements, Body: ✎edit
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Family, Mother, Father, Wife & Husbands, Kids ✎edit
Father: His dad is a prominent basketballer whose name is Yao Zhiyuan. When being young he had competed for a local Shanghai squad professionally.
Mother: His mom is Fang Fengdi. The woman competed for the Chinese national squad. Thus, the Chinese guy grew up in the atmosphere of sports.
Siblings: Yao has no siblings.
Husbands and kids: He has been married to Ye Li, the female basketballer.
Sexuality / Sexual Orientation ✎edit
Sexual orientation: straight.
Yao is a marriedman. Nothing is known of his relationships before marriage, as Ye Li is hislong-time girlfriend.
Money, Net Worth ✎edit
He is one of thehighest paid athletes. His net worth has reached the amazing point of $120million.
Houses & Cars ✎edit
Place of living: Yao resides in Texas, he lives together with his parents who have moved to him from China in one house.
Cars: He drives big cars, including a Range Rover.
Facts and Favorite Things: ✎edit
- When the future sports star was only a child, he loved diving into the books which narrated about the military history of his native country, as well as about the world wars.
- Aged 17, he entered the Shanghai Sharks squad and was titled deservedly the star player right away during his debut season with them.
- At school, the boy was already taller than both his mom and dad.
- He inked the gainful deal with the Shanghai youth squad after entering the senior grade at school.
- He confesses that he has been always dreaming of gaining popularity. Herewith he did not care about his specialization. He could have become a political figure or a scientist. The main thing that was important for him was fame.
Misc Questions ✎edit
Has he got a nickname?
He has a great nickname “Dynasty.” It has a historical background, specifically, it is referred to the Ming era.
Is he the tallest athlete if taking into account all players from the NBA?
If considering NBA, he takes the second place. Dallas Mavericks’ Shawn Bradley is a little bit taller than Yao.
Is he performing for the Chinese national group during international competitions?
Though performing for the American team, he keeps participating for the Chinese national squad. In Athens during the opening of the Olympic Games, the tallest Chinese basketball performer carried the flag of his native country.
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