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  takraw (ball game)

 

Thailand

Takraw is a traditional game played over a net with a rattan ball. There are two teams and each team has to try to score by making the ball touch down on the field of the opposite team, within the boundaries. Players may use any part of the body except their hands and forearms.

See also POSTAGE STAMPS (1), (2), (3) and (4).