A picture taken on August 17, 2017 shows men walking towards the Olympic stadium, with the 40.05-metres tall (131.4 feet) horse head sculpture seen on top of the venue, in Ashgabat.
Turkmenistan claimed on August 22, 2017 that the Central Asian country had broken a niche world record by building the world's "largest horse head sculpture" ahead of a sporting event it is preparing to host. / AFP PHOTO / Igor SASIN        (Photo credit should read IGOR SASIN/AFP/Getty Images)