Sep 2nd 2015
Shanghai Sharks Overcome Obstacles, Will Become the First Chinese Basketball Club to Compete in Italy during the Interperformances' 5-City Preseason Tour
Today the Shanghai Sharks basketball club overcame challenges that have prevented
other Chinese clubs from participating in a competition in Italy for more than
70 years. Interperformances'
president Luciano Capicchioni announced today that the club had been challenged
with securing visas and travel authorizations which appeared to defeat the
club, owned by NBA legend Yao Ming, from appearing in the Italian preseason
series organized by Interperformances over the past year. Capicchioni had...