Wang Zhizhi

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Wang Zhizhi (Chinese: 王治郅; pinyin: Wáng Zhìzhì, pronounced [uǎŋ ʈʂɻ̩̂ʈʂɻ̩̂]; born 8 July 1977) is a Chinese former professional basketball player who is currently the head coach of the Bayi Rockets, the team with which he spent his domestic career in the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wang Zhizhi has received more than 303,732 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Wang Zhizhi is the 525th most popular basketball player (down from 360th in 2019), the 911th most popular biography from China (down from 770th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Chinese Basketball Player.

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among basketball players, Wang Zhizhi ranks 525 out of 1,264Before him are Mike Miller, Alvan Adams, Vladimir Radmanović, Hanno Möttölä, Scott Brooks, and Walter Herrmann. After him are Luigi Datome, Joe Smith, Mike Brown, Ben Simmons, Sam Lacey, and Salah Mejri.

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Among people born in 1977, Wang Zhizhi ranks 485Before him are Alenka Gotar, John Hensley, Robert Lindstedt, Rodrigo Gral, Oh Sang-eun, and David Dastmalchian. After him are Evgenia Radanova, Vadim Devyatovskiy, A. J. Buckley, Leif Hoste, Svala, and Robbie Hunter.

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In China

Among people born in China, Wang Zhizhi ranks 911 out of 1,186Before him are Xuecheng (1966), Yan Zi (1984), Yi Jianlian (1987), Peng Shuai (1986), Wang Yan (1971), and Jenova Chen (1981). After him are Zhu Zhu (1984), Huang Zhihong (1965), Zhang Ning (1975), Xie Xingfang (1981), Zhou Dongyu (1992), and Ni Ni (1988).


Among basketball players born in China, Wang Zhizhi ranks 3Before him are Yao Ming (1980) and Yi Jianlian (1987). After him are Sun Yue (1985), Mengke Bateer (1975), and Zhou Qi (1996).