4 Jan. 2002
Kabul, Afghanistan - IslamicStateof Afghanistan
A rider from Kabul team (L) tries to grab a headless goat corpse from a
Parwan team rider during a game of buzkashi, the national sport of
Afghanistan, in Kabul January 4, 2002. Riders in this rough-and-tumble
game have to grab the goat corpse, carry it the length of the stadium
and toss it into a chalk circle at one end to score a point.
REUTERS/Erik de Castro