Yao is in Athens for some of the Special Olympics (he’s a Global Ambassador for the Games), which just started this past weekend. Raymond has posted some great pics in the forum.
Former Rockets’ teammate Dikembe Mutombo is in Athens, too, since he’s a Global Ambassador for the Games. Both Yao and Deke played a little friendly game of one-on-one on Saturday.
Click here for more photos of Yao and Deke together.
Later, Yao participated in the Opening Ceremony of the Games.
Click here for some impressive photos from the Opening Ceremony.
The next day (Sunday), Yao went to go cheer on the Chinese Special Olympics basketball team.
For more photos of Yao’s activities on Sunday, click here.