Netease Sports reported on October 20:
CBA regular season second round,
"We fouled 24 times and the other party had a dozen of them. People with a discerning eye know that some fouls can be blown or not." Ding Wei said in an interview. "There are some things that we don't want to entangle him, but we still have to focus on our own team building, how to grow and how to make progress under headwinds."
In this game, the Shanxi team had 27 fouls and the Shanghai team had 17; Shanxi made 13 of 18 free throws and Shanghai made 20 of 26 free throws. In the end, the Shanxi team lost to the Shanghai team 88-96.