Afghan Sport As spring comes to Afghanistan, buzkashi aficionados are gearing up for the ancient sport. NPRs Ivan Watson reports on the pastime, which involves horseback riding and a calfs carcass.
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As spring comes to Afghanistan, buzkashi aficionados are gearing up for the ancient sport. NPRs Ivan Watson reports on the pastime, which involves horseback riding and a calfs carcass.