The Weekly Filet brings you the five best links of the week, every Friday. Making sense of the big issues of our time (with a healthy dose of serendipity and nerdiness). Curated by journalist David Bauer.

It’s Time You Knew About Kabaddi: The Ancient Game That’s Gone Pro

So there a sport hundreds of millions of Indians are watching that I haven’t heard of until last week. It’s a fascinating mixture of dodgeball, tag and wrestling — and if that’s not strange enough: Players need to literally hold their breath while attacking.

Published in Weekly Filet #317, in September 2020.

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