Fact #237

Buzkashi or kokpar (literally “goat bashing” in Turkic, buz is Turkic for “goat” and kashi “means bashing”) is the Central Asian sport in which horse-mounted players attempt to drag a goat carcass toward a goal.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s