Srinivas Gowda runs alongside his buffaloes during ‘Kambala’, the traditional buffalo racing event in 2020. Photo: AFP Srinivas Gowda runs alongside his buffaloes during ‘Kambala’, the traditional buffalo racing event in 2020. Photo: AFP
Srinivas Gowda runs alongside his buffaloes during ‘Kambala’, the traditional buffalo racing event in 2020. Photo: AFP

Camel wrestling, dog surfing and rabbit jumping – the world’s weirdest animal sports

  • Elephant polo, flying pigs and octopus wrestling are some of the more recent additions to the animal sporting scene
  • Indian buffalo racers claim to go faster than Usain Bolt while horses have had the run on humans in the marathon

Topic |   Animals
Srinivas Gowda runs alongside his buffaloes during ‘Kambala’, the traditional buffalo racing event in 2020. Photo: AFP Srinivas Gowda runs alongside his buffaloes during ‘Kambala’, the traditional buffalo racing event in 2020. Photo: AFP
Srinivas Gowda runs alongside his buffaloes during ‘Kambala’, the traditional buffalo racing event in 2020. Photo: AFP
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