TITLE

Global Couch Potatoes

AUTHOR(S)
Greenburg, Zack O'Malley
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;3/16/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a man named John Tang, who is said to be bringing the fantasy sports obsession to China. In October 2008, he launched Imyty.com, the first Chinese-language fantasy sports site. From his offices in Shenzhen he hopes to channel China's burgeoning obsession with basketball into a broader interest in fantasy sports. He estimates that 100,000 Chinese citizens play fantasy sports today, including the 42,000 registered on his site.
ACCESSION #
37251618

 

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