Here are three sports-related school rom-coms that are currently airing. I honestly haven’t had time to watch any of them. Let me know if any of them are good.
Rock-climbing/Mountaineering – Blow in the Wind 强风吹拂
Starring: Xing Zhaolin, Eleanor Lee, Nonkul ( Chanon Santinatornku )
Synopsis: After the death of a friend during a hiking incident, Xia Di (Xing Zhaolin) goes into depression. With the help of rock-climbing coach (Eleanor Lee), he uncovers the truth about the accident and finds love on the way.
Available: One episode per day on Youtube with English Subs
Ping Pong – Chasing 追球
Starring: Fan Shiqi, Bu Guanjin, Li Yitong of SNH-48, Huang Shengchi, Li Wenhan of UNIQ
Synopsis: Posing as an heiress, Yan Xiaoxi (Bu Guanjin) enters an elite school using money earned with Ping Pong. There, she joins the Ping Pong team to clear her adopted father of accusations of rigging an old game.
Available: iQiyi,non-members get two episodes every Monday through Thursday
Competitive Gaming – Gank Your Heart 陪你到世界之巅
Starring: Wang Yibo of UNIQ, Wang Zixuan, Jerry Yan Shuhao, Ding Guansen, Yan Xujia of X-Fire
Synopsis: Romance between a competitive gamer and a video game live streamer
Available: MGTV, non-members get two episodes every Sunday through Tuesday.