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Traditional Sports of Assam
Traditional Sports of Assam

Vicky Verma
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Prior to the cricket madness which has made youngsters armchair, experts on the sports people of Assam has entertained themselves with lots of other traditional sports. Most of them are not played now and the new generation have not even heard of those sports perhaps. Guys if you have any idea if these sports then please share it with us, so that we can also get the opportunity to know more of Assam sports.

Posted On : 1/18/2016 4:33:34 AM

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Shruti Kakkar
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Dhopkel, a game popular in Assam is similar to Kabbadi. Dhop is the name given to a rubber ball that two teams throw across a central line into each other`s courts. Each team sends a player into the opponent`s court the aim is to catch the ball his team throws and make his way back to his team without allowing the opponents to touch him to earn points.

Posted On : 1/21/2016 4:52:51 AM

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Poonam Malhotra
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How to play this game? Is it possible to play on the streets?

Posted On : 2/2/2016 12:20:15 AM

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Anamika Sen
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Presently this game is not played I guess.

Posted On : 4/12/2016 5:50:27 AM

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