Proving right the old adage that “age is just a number”, an elderly person recently schooled his grandson in a basketball match and even won a $20 bet. A video of the incident has gone viral, leaving netizens impressed.
Twitter user @gurpreetdhillon posted a video of the incident, where he is seen engaged in a game of basketball with his 10-year-old grandson. “My 10-year-old son still hasn’t learned his lesson to never underestimate his grandfather’s basketball skills!! Now he’s down $20!!,” the video caption said.
My 10 year old son still hasn’t learned his lesson to never underestimate his grandfather’s basketball skills!!
Now he’s down $20!!
— Gurpreet Singh Dhillon 🇨🇦 (@gurpreetdhillon) July 27, 2019
The video features both the grandfather and the little boy, who seem to be basketball enthusiasts. The video shows the kid and his grandfather engaging in a bet on shooting a basketball from a distance. The elderly man can be seen instructing his grandson, who ignores his advice and finally fails to shoot. However, the grandfather nets the ball in his first attempt, much to the delight of the kid and the netizens.
The post was flooded with hundreds of comments on the grandpa’s skills and some called him a “silent superstar”.
Grandpas are the best 👍👍👍
— Harpreet Singh (@harrys_67) July 28, 2019
When he took off the jacket I knew it was over😄❤️ show them how it’s done.
— Y bcuz Mahershala is Blade😁 (@loveonlyworks) July 28, 2019
Your son should of known it was over when grandpa took his jacket off. Very nice memories my man.
— solrac 🔛🔝 (@solrac719) July 28, 2019
First of all, when he took off his jacket, I knew it was a wrap! lmao
— Negra Presuntuosa (@BasileiaBritany) July 28, 2019
You know it got MAD real when the jacket came off @shindasingh
— A1 Pizza & Sweets (@MikeGillYYC) July 27, 2019
the beard went unruffled. the turban stayed tight. the suit stayed unwrinkled. nothing but net. the viciousness of it all. poor kid never had a chance😅😅
— T’Chillin (@madnuhrah) July 28, 2019
Ohhhh he got grandsonned!!! ☄️☄️☄️
— Rayaz Baksh (@rayazbaksh) July 28, 2019
Old is gold
— IndianDeshbhakt (@IndianDeshbhak1) July 28, 2019
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