China Youth Daily

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China Youth Daily is an influential nationally circulated newspaper based with over 1 million paper subscribers and over 11 million unique viewers to its website daily.

EASL is delighted to be featured on the front page of the sports section discussing our CEO Matt Beyer’s strategy to create Asia’s premier basketball league.

EASL will launch a home-and-away league in October 2021, featuring eight of the best professional clubs from Greater China, Japan, Korea and the Philippines.

Featured in the story are major stakeholders from across the region:

  • Shinji Shimada, CEO of the Japanese B.LEAGUE
  • Li Hongqing, General Manager of the Liaoning Flying Leopards of the Chinese Basketball Association
  • Dioceldo Sy, Owner of the Blackwater Elite of the Philippine Basketball Association
  • Bill Duffy of BDA Sports Management, a top international basketball agent, whose clientele includes Yao Ming, Steve Nash, Luka Doncic and more.