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To Ping Or Not To Pong, That Is The Question.

By Eowyn @DrEowyn

I have to admit I play a pretty mean game of ping pong. With that being said these guys would beat me 21 – zip every time. Either you think this is the stupidest thing ever, or you are mesmerized like me.

You have to watch this quick 20 second volley.

Feb. 21, 2013 8:28am Jonathon M. Seidl       H/T

If you’re a fan of the summer Olympics, you might have gained a fascination with watching not-so-mainstream sports. And one of the most mesmerizing is table tennis, or ping pong. If you’ve ever watched one of the lengthy volleys or acrobatic shots and been drawn in, prepared to be amazed: you’re about to see one of the most incredible shots you’ll see in a while.

It happened over the weekend at the ITTF Kuwait Open and is starting to take the Internet by storm. And while the behind-the-back shot by Quentin Robinot is amazing, the best part might the reaction of his opponent, Kiryl Barabanov. After raising his arms in disbelief, Barabanov eventually gave Robinot credit:

Robinot went on to win the match, which seems appropriate.


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