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photo contest slideshow
Kyrgyz Nomad
Yurt Building
Kok Boru - Kyrgz Rugby
Traditional Plov Making
Dungan Wedding
lonely boat
Eagles
Tien-Shan mountains
Marquese Scott
The nature of Kyrgyzstan
Local medical doctor from the area of Sary Mogol (Kyrgyzstan)
Almost Scoring
Unconditional Love
The Rose of Snow
Sunset
Relax man
Kok Boru
Kok Boru
Horseman
Nomadic  singer boy
Paused while Lost in the Mountains
Scarf in the Wind in the Mountains of Issyk-Kul
Lonely House, Desolate Land
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Almost Scoring

Young teenager shepherds were playing "kok-boru" (goat polo) on a cold Sunday afternoon. Kok-boru is the national sport in several Central Asian countries. This game is a horse polo where the "ball" is a freshly killed goat. This photo was taken few moments before scoring.

TAGS: Kyrgyzstan

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© Eszter Tandel.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2018
Total Views: 14
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: May 7, 2019, 4:56 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO100
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