Grab that goat!
 

Buzkashi is back! Between the summer heat and the icy winter, horses' hooves thunder on fields across Afghanistan, Uzbekistan and other Central Asian republics as riders battle for possession not of a ball as in polo, but a headless goat carcass. Asghar Noor Mohammed visited a recent bout at the start of the buzkashi season in Mazar-e Sharif.

 
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