They train 14 hours a day, 7 days a week, chasing million-dollar paydays. Meet China’s new breed of e-sports athletes

Beijing( CNN Business) In the basement of a huge townhouse on the outskirts of Beijing, young Chinese humen are gathered in front of screens representing video game 14 hours a day.

E-sports is big business in China. Harmonizing to government media, the country’s rapidly growing e-sports industry is now worth more than 100 million yuan ($ 14 billion ).
Gaming crews full of dedicated young people are training intensely across the country for international competitions, where millions of dollars in prize money is up for grabs.