Sports Special to Afghanistan
- Kite Fighting--Participants cover the strings of their kites with a mixture of powdered glass and flour. Then they outmaneuver each other in order to cut the string of an opponent's kite. They do this by rubbing the strings together; this sport is mostly played by children and young teenagers.
- Topay-danda--(Similar to stick ball)
Popular Universal Sports Played in Afghanistan
- Wrestling (Palwani)
- Martial Arts
- Bicycle racing
There are countless other sports that are played in Afghanistan, but it only seems fit to list the most popular.