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Jason Statham’s ‘hamster ball’ race victory

Jason Statham’s ‘hamster ball’ race victory

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Action man Jason Statham thrilled fans by competing in a hamster ball race against “The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon in The

The two men had to clamber into human-size plastic balls, race to the end of Rockefeller Plaza, around the show’s dancing panda mascot and then roll back to a red ring to win. The former Olympic diver proved to be too athletic for the TV star and easily won the race.

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