Yao Ming: Very confident about restarting the CBA league in early July

Yao Ming: Very confident about restarting the CBA league in early July
In an interview with CCTV host Bai Yansong tonight, Yao Ming, chairman of the Chinese Basketball Association and chairman of the CBA League, introduced the progress of the CBA rematch this season.He confirmed the scheme of the tournament system and the empty game, and expressed his “very confident” that the league restarted around the beginning of July, hoping that the schedule will be kept as complete as possible.Three schemes should be introduced to restart CBA Yao Ming. For the time being this season, the CBA League has been planning a rematch according to the prevention and control guidelines. The schedule has been modified several times. “In general, we have almost this kind of scheme, one is almost intact.Yes, the other is slightly cut, and the other is to immediately enter the final (postseason) stage based on the current (record).”As for the final adoption of a certain plan, it should be based on the expected development and the approval of the superior department.”I am very confident now, and it seems that the recovery may be very, very large, because the overall epidemic prevention situation is getting better and better.Yao Ming expressed his hope that the schedule will be kept “the more complete, the better.” “Because the entire season has gone through 30 rounds, it is very important how the previous results and the subsequent results gradually reflect the fairness.””For the time point of the rematch” July or early July “, Yao Ming refused to deny it.Bai Yansong asked, if the match has not been resumed by mid-July or even later, whether this season will be cancelled or not. Yao Ming said frankly that “there is indeed a final plan”, and said that he is “very confident to move in the good direction.”Accurate prevention and control of empty matches Yao Ming confirmed in the interview that the semi-finals will use the match system, “concentrating the team in some relatively closed venues, including hotels, and separating each area into a safe area, allowing them to complete these events inside.He mentioned that after referring to the opinions put forward by experts, the re-establishment principle of “precision prevention and control” was re-established, and the empty game became a last resort.In addition to the necessary personnel such as the competition team, the referee, the record desk, the broadcast, etc., the venue personnel should be reduced to a minimum.Yao Ming admitted that the league and the club need to bear the loss of ticket income and attendance. “We must take care of the overall situation.But we are confident that at some later time, some next season, we will return the fans to the arena and spend every night with our players.”The foreign aid return team does not engage in specialization regarding the use of foreign aid after the semi-finals. The CBA Alliance has made two points clear: it is in line with the epidemic prevention environment and guarantees fairness.Yao Ming introduced that the league requires all teams to report the health status of the whole team including foreign aid every week. Everyone is very healthy.According to the rematch plan, the foreign aid returned to the team. He said that he will strictly implement the relevant national regulations. “Foreign personnel entering the country, whether they are players or coaches and staff, must strictly follow the requirements for 14 days of isolation and pass nucleic acid testing.”At the same time, we also asked them to conduct additional 3 days of separate training to ensure that there is no problem when meeting with the team.The CBA League will deliver the final version of the rematch plan to the clubs at least 21 days in advance.The Basketball Association issued guidance on salary cuts in response to the impact of the epidemic. Last month, the CBA exercised through the club investors agreed to take the lead in reducing wages in order to overcome the difficulties.Yao Ming revealed that the club encountered operational difficulties during extraordinary times and also had a demand for salary reduction.To proceed, the China Basketball Association issued guidance.”The China Basketball Association, including the arbitration tribunal of the International Basketball Federation, has issued guiding salary reduction principles and opinions. Through consultations between the two parties, a reasonable salary reduction range has been determined to allow us to overcome difficulties and make our leagues sustainable.”Sauna, Night Net Liu Chen