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Shanghai Martial Artist Sets Guinness World Record Playing Ping Pong With Nunchaku

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A martial arts coach in China set a new Guinness World Record for hitting 32 table tennis balls using only a nunchaku, a traditional weapon consisting of two sticks connected by either a chain or rope.

Xie Desheng, a 28-year-old martial arts coach in the Shanghai paramilitary police, was able to hit 32 table tennis balls with his nunchucks, setting a new world record, according to Shanghaiist.

‘World’s Oldest Person’ Masazo Nonaka D‌‌i‌e‌‌‌‌s at the Age of 113

Masazo Nonaka, a Japanese man who was recognized by Guinness World Record as the oldest living man in the world last year, has d‌i‌e‌d at the age of 113.

Nonaka, who was born in July 1905, the same year when renowned physicist Albert Einstein published the first part of his special theory of general relativity, d‌i‌e‌d pe‌ace‌fully from natural causes at his home in Hokkaido, Japan, according to his granddaughter, Yuko, Huffington Post reported.

112-Year-old Japanese Man Now the World’s Oldest Living Male

Masazo Nonaka, a 112-year-old Japanese man who was officially recognized as the oldest living man in the world, says the secret to his longevity is bathing in hot springs and eating sweets.

Nonaka, from Ashoro on the island of Hokkaido, Japan, became the title holder three months after the passing of previous record breaker, Spain’s Francisco Nuñez Olivera, who had passed away last January at the age of 113, according to Guinness World Record.