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World's Weirdest Sports

04 November 2011 / All photos: ANP /

A range of unusual or just plain different sports from around the world.

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Cheese Rolling At Cooper's Hill, England

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Chess-Boxing, Germany

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Chess-Boxing, Germany

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Buzkashi, Afghanistan.

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Buzkashi, Afghanistan.

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Penny Farthing Championship, Tasmania

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Sepaktakraw, Qatar

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Sepaktakraw, China

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The World Bog Snorkelling Championships, Wales


Eukonkanto (Wife carrying), Finland.

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Kabaddi, China


Kila Raipur rural games, India

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Kila Raipur rural games, India


Jai Alai, Mexico

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Eukonkanto (Wife carrying), Finland.