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Makepung (Indonesia): 28th Jul - 17th Nov 2019

An annual buffalo race which takes place in west Bali from July to November. The races are held annually and take place monthly from July - November (starting on Sunday morning at 7am) at various circuit locations.

Details of 2019 schedule:

- Sunday, 14 July: Samblong Circuit (Governor Cup)
- Sunday, 28 July: Kaliakah Circuit
- Sunday, 11 August: Mertasari Circuit
- Sunday, 25 August: Sangyang Cerik Circuit
- Sunday, 8 September: Dlodberawah Village Circuit
- Sunday, 22 September: Kaliakah Village Circuit (Regent Cup)
- Sunday, 6 October: Samblong Circuit
- Sunday, 20 October:  Kaliakah Village Circuit
- Sunday, 3 November: Mertasari Circuit
- Sunday, 17 November: Sanghyang Cerik (Jembrana Cup - FINALS)


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