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Kyrgyz Team Beats Mongolia After Dispute Over Equipment In Equestrian Sport

The world championship in kokpar or kok-boru -- an ancient equestrian sport in which a goat carcass was traditionally used as a ball -- got off to a contentious start when organizers barred the Kyrgyz team from its first-day match against Mongolia in a dispute over horseshoes. Source: Kyrgyz Team Beats Mongolia After Dispute Over …