AP PHOTOS: Turkish riders recall skills of Seljuks and Huns

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ERZURUM, Turkey (AP) – Riders in eastern Turkey play cirit, an equestrian sport that dates back to the martial horsemen who spearheaded the historical conquests of central Asia’s Turkic tribes.

A recent match on a snow-covered field in Erzurum saw players from two of the province’s clubs – the Comrades …