MLB replaces NBA as US right-wing’s China battleground

//MLB replaces NBA as US right-wing’s China battleground

MLB replaces NBA as US right-wing’s China battleground

Major League Baseball has replaced the NBA as the latest sporting battleground when it comes to criticism from US Republicans over China, led by former US president Donald Trump.The shift followed MLB’s decision to move its All-Star Game from Atlanta over voter suppression last Friday, the day after the league signed a new deal with Chinese tech giant Tencent.That deal extended Tencent’s streaming rights in China until 2023 and also expanded coverage to several other countries across the region…

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