Camel Fight in Turkey- An Ancient Practice

#CamelWrestling is a traditional sport which is very famous along the west coast of #Turkey. Male camels from local villages are pit against each other in a dusty stadium. The days leading to the ground fight is an exciting one for the Turkish people.

#Camelfighting originated among ancient #Turkictribes over 24,00 years ago, probably started as a form of competition between noman caravans in the Middle East. At one point of time the government of Turkey began discouraging the practice characterizing it as too backwards of practice.

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