Tales of Wuxia
Cheung Po Tsai
Pirate Fleet Master
Cheung Po Tsai, or ‘Cheung Po the Kid’, is a famous pirate operating around Hong Kong and in the South China Sea. He was a son of a Tanka fisherman who lived in Xinhui of Jiangmen but was kidnapped by the pirate Cheng I and his wife Ching Shih when he was 15. He was adopted by the kidnappers as their son. Cheung Po later took over the pirating business from his adopted parents.
Cheung Po Tsai was active along the Guangdong coastal area and his followers are said to have reached 50,000 and his fleet said to have possessed 600 ships.