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China wife-carriers compete for house prize

Chinese couples have been competing for a house in a high stakes wife-carrying competition in south China's Guangdong Province.

Tournaments also take place in Finland, Estonia, Australia and the US, however, the prize is usually the wife's weight in beer.

Tom Santorelli reports.

  • 21 Oct 2013
  • From the section China
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