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Yao still ranked in top 10 of Forbes China Top 100 Celebrities list

May 5th, 2012
by John

Even after a year in retirement, Yao is still ranking high on Forbes’ (China) annual Top 100 celebrity list.

The list is compiled by looking at several variables, like earnings and buzz (in newspapers, Internet, TV and magazines). Yao ranked #8 overall, and #9 in earnings.

Li Na is ranked as the top athlete, helped by her winning the 2011 French Open.

early May 2012: Tennis player Li Na - No. 5 on Forbes China Top 100 Celebrities list

Jay Chou ranked as the #1 celebrity overall.

early May, 2012: Jay Chou was ranked #1 in Forbes China Top 100 Celebrity List

Click here for a list and photos of the Top 10.

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