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Professional video gaming reaches big time in China

Crowds fill Beijing's 'Bird's Nest' for esports

Vici Gaming team members claim victory at the China finals of the World Electronic Sports Games Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament in September. (Courtesy Alisports)

SHANGHAI -- When it comes to attacking an enemy base with swords and spells, Ming Kai excels. The 24-year-old ranks among the best players of "League of Legends," the world's most popular multiplayer online game.

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