Yao Ming can’t hide his disappointment after his team lost to Venezuela at the Basketball World Cup. Photo: EPA

Yao Ming powerless as hosts China flop at Basketball World Cup

  • Fans left in tears as home side fail to progress to the second round of tournament following loss to Venezuela
  • China will now compete in the low-key classification round with Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualifying in play
Topic |   FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019

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Yao Ming can’t hide his disappointment after his team lost to Venezuela at the Basketball World Cup. Photo: EPA
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