Crimeans will see ‘Kuresh’ wrestling competition

Crimeans will see ‘Kuresh’ wrestling competition for Oraza Bayram

6 August 2013 12:01
SIMFEROPOL (QHA) - As part of the Muslim holiday Oraza Bayram, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, Kuresh wrestling tournament will take place. About 100 Crimean wrestlers will participate in the tournament. According to the head of the Crimean public organization “Emel” Muslim Dervishev, the tournament will take place on August 10 at the Cultural Center “Al-Raid” in Simferopol. Note: Kuresh- traditional sport of Turkic people, belt wrestling. Kuresh is an important element of national Muslim holidays. Kuresh is included into the register of national sports.