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Ping Pong

Season 26 Episode 9 | 52m 9s

Call this old age, extreme edition: Seven players with 620 years between them compete in the Over 80 World Table Tennis Championships in China's Inner Mongolia. British players Terry, who has been given a week to live, and Les, a weightlifter and poet, are going for the gold. Inge, from Germany, has used table tennis to paddle her way out of dementia. And Texan Lisa, is playing for the first time.

Aired: 09/09/13

Expired: 10/29/15

Rating: NR

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