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Chinlone

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Now that Myanmar seems to be opening up to the outside world, do you think their national sport of Chinlone will sweep the planet? A noncompetitive team endeavor, with no winning or losing? Nah, not likely!

Read about it here.

Posted By: Paul | Date: Fri Dec 23, 2011 | Number of Comments: 4
Category: Games, Asia
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Something like this popped up on EuroSport a few weeks ago in the form of Foot Volleyball. While looking for a video of such I ran across a better explanation of the whole thing. You can watch the video by clicking here.

The original sport was/is called Takraw.
Posted by Expat47 in Athens, Greece on 12/23/11 at 10:48 AM
Well played, Expat!
Posted by Paul on 12/23/11 at 11:26 AM
The Thai version is a sport the version from Burma,not so much, more like hacky sack on steroids! cool to watch though! Excellent link Expat!
Posted by Tyrusguy on 12/23/11 at 12:00 PM
That is very cool!
Posted by patty in Ohio, USA on 12/23/11 at 09:37 PM
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