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Pigeon Racing Anyone ?

A pigeon race

To those of us, who think that the pigeon racing  ended with the era of maharajas and nawabs, here is a surprise. Pigeon racing as a hobby is doing very well and in keeping with the times has become a high tech sport. The short distance annual racing for pigeons begins today as the birds are released from Kavali and there is another on January 29 from Vinukonda.

How do pigeons race? Do they know their tracks and who follows them to know who won?  We are sure you too have such questions and this post is an eye opener on Pigeon racing in which Chennai is a leader with many number of Pigeon enthusiasts and clubs. Surprised ? Read on to know more…

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