Chinlone players from around the world will converge for a tournament next month in Mandalay.
Players from the United States, Japan, Canada, Germany and Thailand will participate alongside local clubs in the 87th Waso Chinlone Contest at Mandalay’s Maha Muni Buddha Image, secretary U Kyaw Thein of the contest organizing committee said.
“Chinlone players and professionals from Mandalay, Yangon, Bago, Toungoo, Pyinmana, Myitkyina, Mogok, Dawei and Myeik will play the game,” he said. “Moreover, enthusiasts from foreign countries have contacted the organizing committee to take part in the contest.”
The contest will kick off on 3 July and end on 1 August.
Chan Thar (Meiktila)