Dispute between basketball players and dancing aunties turns violent in China

A video of a dispute between a group of basketball players and a group of dancing aunties and uncles has gone viral among Chinese netizens.

The video was taken at China's at a Luoyang park shows a verbal argument between one shirtless basketball player and a group of aunties and uncles.

The argument quickly escalates into an exchange of blows between the two sides over who gets to use the park's basketball court.

The shirtless basketball player gets swarmed by the angry elderly crowd, with some hitting and shoving him while he responds likewise.

Shanghaiist reports that police stepped in and closed the court till further notice before taking one of the uncles away.

Many Chinese netizens pointed out that they are constantly plagued by elderly people square dancing at public sports venues.