Yao Qinlei grabbed the popularity after born to father Yao Ming and his wife Ye Li. Her father Yao is a popular former basketball player who now works as a Chinese basketball executive.

Picture collection of Yao Ming daughter's Yao Qinlei
Caption: Picture collection of Yao Ming daughter's Yao Qinlei  (Photo: Zing)


What is the Ethnicity of Yao Qinlei? 

In China, Yao Qinlei was born to parents Yao Ming (father) and mother Ye Li. Her full birth of date and birth place kept private. Also, her mother Ye a professional basketball player. 

Childhood picture of Yao Qinlei with her parents & grandparents
Caption: Childhood picture of Yao Qinlei with her parents & grandparents (Photo: daydaynews)


Having Chinese nationality, Qinlei is of Asian ethnicity. She yet to have a siblings. This celebrity daughter Qinlei might be going to school and studying. 


What's Her Parents Net Worth?

Yao Qinlei was born with sliver spoon on her mouth and been living a lavish life out of her parents money. Surely, she will earned money after started working but now she is living a lavish life. Her father Yao Ming net worth estimated over $160 million as per celebrity net worth. 

Yao Qinlei's dad sitting inside the car
Caption: Yao Qinlei's dad sitting inside the car (Photo: mini.eastday)


The Rockets paid Ming $17.6 million which became highest salary came in his final season. From his playing career, he earned over $93 million as his NBA salary. Also, Ming earned hefty sim of money out of his brand endorsements and investments. Qinlei's mother Ye Li net worth estimated over $800 thousand as per reports. 


Yao Qinlei Relationship; Her Parents Married Life

Well, Yao Qinlei will surely involved in relationship with her future husband. But she yet to be involved in relationship with any boys. However, Yao Qinlei shares very close relationship with her parents.  Qinlei's parents relationship started, when they were teenagers. 

Yao Qinlei with her dad & Mom
Caption: Yao Qinlei with her dad & Mom (Photo: China Daily)


In August 2007, her parents Yao Ming and Ye Li in a private ceremony. After their marriage, they became parents of a daughter Ming. Since their marriage, they have been living a blissful life together in china. 


Who is Yao Qinlei Father Yao Ming?

  • Qinlei's father Yao Ming born in Shanghai, China on September. 
  • Yao Zhiyuan and Fang Fengdi, are parents of Ming and both of them were professional basketball players. 
  • He weighed more than twice as much as the average Chinese newborn at 11 pounds or 5 kg. 
  • At the age of 9, Ming started playing basketball at a junior sports school.
  • He tried out for the Shanghai Sharks junior team of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBN) at the age of 13 years old. 
  • In his first season with senior team Ming averaged 10 points and 8 rebounds per game.

Yao Qinlei's father Ming playing basketball
Caption: Yao Qinlei's father Ming playing basketball (Photo: HoopsHype)


  • After he broke his foot in his second season, his jumping ability decreased from 15 cm to 10 cm.
  • In his third and fourth seasons, he helped lead the Sharks to the finals of the CBA however, lost both times to the Bayi Rockets. 
  • In Ming's fifth season with the Sharks finally won their first CBA championship. 
  • Ming made all 21 of his shots during the finals in his final year with Shanghai.  

What is the Height of Yao Qinlei?

This celebrity daughter Qinlei is a beautiful lady who inherit her father height. At her teenage, Yao Qinlei has a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 177 cm or 1.77m tall. 

Yao Qinlei holding hand with her father Ming while walking
Caption: Yao Qinlei holding hand with her father Ming while walking  (Photo: mini news)
 

However, her height and physical structure surely changed after she reached certain age. Both of her father Yao Ming has a height of 7 feet 6 inches or 228 cm or 2.29 meters tall. Qinlei has black color hair with brown eyes color.


Short Info of Qinlei's Dad Yao Ming

  • This celebrity daughter Yao Qinlei yet to be involved in sort of career. 
  • Also, Qinlei to be involved in her career but her father Ming began his career  as a Chinese basketball player. 
  • He played for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). 
  • Also, he was selected to start for the Western Conference in the NBA All-Star Game eight times then named to the All-NBA Team five times. 
  • Ming was the tallest active player in the NBA, at 2.29 m (7 feet 6 in) during his final season.

Yao Qinlei's dad Ming posing for photo with basketball
Caption: Yao Qinlei's dad Ming posing for photo with basketball (Photo: CGTN)


  • Also, Yao Ming is one of China's best-known athletes due to his popularity.
  • His success in the NBA made him popular among fans.
  • Yoa Ming was elected into the Basketball Hall of Fame, alongside Shaquille O'Neal and Allen Iverson in April 2016. 
  • He was unanimously elected as chairman of the Chinese Basketball Association in February 2017.
  • Ming has been working as Chinese basketball executive.