Endurance Race Debuts at Games in Qatar

Horses galloped through a race in the Arabian desert for the first time in any Asian Games Dec. 14 while a number of more conventional sporting pursuits were completed back in the city.

As the regional games, which have attracted 10,500 athletes in 39 sports, completed the last full day of competition, Sheikh Rashid Al Maktoum, a member of the United Arab Emirates ruling family,

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