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Behold the luckiest table tennis shot of all time

There’s a fine line between genius and being incredibly fluky.

A rather understated celebration given the shot he's just made.
A rather understated celebration given the shot he's just made.
Image: YouTube Screengrab

WHAT BETTER WAY to start your Wednesday than this incredible pirouetting down-the-edge-of-the-table table tennis winner.

We don’t know much about the participants, other than it appears to be an exhibition game between two player from ‘Team Nexy USA’.

However, we do know that – while the guy in blue clearly hoped his outrageous effort would work – there’s no chance, if you were to give him 100 more attempts, he could repeat the feat.

Still though, what’s rare is wonderful:

Source: bogeyhunter9/YouTube

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