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What is bandy and how do you play?

6 January 2014 Last updated at 06:57 GMT

Have you ever heard of a sport called bandy?

It's a bit like ice hockey played on a sheet of ice the size of a football pitch, with a ball instead of a puck.

The countries that win the big bandy competitions are usually those with colder climates, like Sweden, Finland and Russia.

But this year's World Championships will have a new contender - from Africa!

Watch Nel's report to find out more.