Home Asia Buzkashi: Horsemen play traditional goat carcass polo in Pakistan Asia Buzkashi: Horsemen play traditional goat carcass polo in Pakistan By World Polo Fan - February 14, 2021 93 0 Buzkashi: Horsemen play traditional goat carcass polo in PakistanSun, February 14, 2021, 6:59 AMHorsemen in Quetta, Pakistan compete in the traditional game of buzkashi – polo played with a goat carcass. The game is popular in neighbouring Afghanistan. Buzkashi, which means “dragging the goat” in Persian, involves grabbing the carcass, galloping across the field and dropping it into a “circle of justice”, drawn in chalk and located at either end of the ground. The game was billed as a Pak-Afghan friendly with many of the players originally from neighbouring Afghanistan and the Afghan vice-consul in Quetta in attendance. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Master Paints Jinnah Gold Cup 2021: FG Polo, Diamond Paints, Master Paints victorious Jaipur Riding and Polo Club (JPRC) revives polo tradition Now or ‘neigh’ver for this Hyderabad-based polo player LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.