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Young Basketballer's Incredible Act Of Sportsmanship

A young boy has shown sportsmanship beyond his years, helping his friend and teammate score a basket during a local match.

A video posted to Twitter shows the kid taking a rebound and passing the ball to a much smaller boy before helping him take a shot.

The ball missed and another player took the shot, but after he too missed, the smaller boy was given a second chance.

With the help of his teammate, he made the shot, a shot that was met with wild screams from crowds lining the court.

The video -- captioned "No. 50 gets my vote for Sportsman of the Year --shows the ecstatic boy running straight to his coach for a high-five.

That's the tear-jerker:

The post has since gone viral, amassing more than 5.4million views, 201,000 likes and 53,000 retweets.

Many of those responding have praised the little legend that is No.50, for doing everything he could to ensure his teammate got on the scoreboard.

But it seems this heartwarming moment isn't rare as we might think...

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... proving there is plenty of good still left in the world.

Kudos to you No.50.