Yao Ming

Age, Height, Weight etc:

Who is it?: BASKETBALL PLAYER
Occupation: Professional Basketball Player
Real Name / Birth name: Yao Ming
Nick Name: Yao
Age / How old?: September 12, 1980
Birth Sign:Virgo
From: (Place of Birth): Shanghai, China
Religion:UNKNOWN
Nationality: Chinian
Race / Ethnicity:Asian
Yao Ming Education:He graduated from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

Measurements, Body:

Body Measurements: UNKNOWN
Build:Average
Height / How tall?:229 cm
Weight:141 kg
Dress Size:UNKNOWN
Shoe Size:UNKNOWN
Hair Color:Black
Eye Color:Dark Brown

Yao Ming

Bio:

Yao Ming is a famous Chinese sportsman who is now competing for the American Houston Rockets squad. The young tall man was chosen by the NBA squad due to his knack for the game and great techniques in 2002. The debut season brought an All-Star to the international performer. He managed to lead the Rockets to mind-blowing results in the following seasons.
Yao Ming is a member of Basketball Players.

Yao Ming photos:


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Family, Mom, Dad, Wife & Husbands, kids

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.

Boyfriends & Girlfriends, Relationship

Sexual orientation: straight.

Yao is a marriedman. Nothing is known of his relationships before marriage, as Ye Li is hislong-time girlfriend. 

Yao Ming Money, Net Worth

He is one of thehighest paid athletes. His net worth has reached the amazing point of $120million. 

Houses & Cars

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.

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Misc Questions

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.

Interesting and Fun Facts:

  • 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.