The victim was racially abused while travelling with his young daughter on the Borders Railway.
The 53-year-old is taken to hospital with a serious head injury following the incident in Dumfries.
Organisers say tens of thousands of people attended the SkiffieWorlds in the south west of Scotland.
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 5 to 12 July.
Riders take to horseback to celebrate the summer event in Jedburgh
Scottish Premiership sides Hibernian, Hamilton Academical and Livingston all failed to win their League Cup group openers against lower-tier opposition.
Rangers goalkeeper Robby McCrorie joins Queen of the South on loan as former Bradford City midfielder Dan Pybus also signs.
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