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blood sport

any sport involving the killing of an animal, esp hunting
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Plano Synergy plans to maintain a termed presence in Albia, Iowa, the current home of BloodSport.
For the first time in history we will have a movie star who will step into a ring and do bloodsport for real," he says, ensconced cross-legged in a sofa in his luxury Dubai hotel suite.
The Irish Council Against Bloodsports launched an email and letters campaign against Slattery's and other companies.
Buster suffered horrific injuries while being used by a gang for the brutal, banned bloodsport.
Its chief executive, Douglas Batchelor, said: "There is no real appetite in the coalition to bring back a bloodsport.
Beyond the deshbhakti punch, the film reminds you of the good old Van Damme martial arts flicks ( Bloodsport and Kickboxer come to mind).
Deer expert Sam Hamer, of Dorset Wildlife Trust who manage 40 nature reserves, said they had lots of evidence of the illegal bloodsport.
Bloodsport Sky Movies Action/Thriller, 9pm Jean-Claude Van Damme was reputedly given the part of Frank Dux in his breakthrough movie after he performed a 360-degree spinning kick that clipped a producer's head whilst he was getting into his car.
Add to this the thousands of tons of lead shot discarded into the countryside every year and you've got a bloodsport that takes some beating in terms of cruelty, callousness, waste and environmental destruction.
The bloodsport involves setting dogs on to the animals and usually ends in the badger being killed either by the dog, being shot or by being beaten with a spade.
Much will depend on the hunts showing they retain popularity and support without the traditional thrill of the chase associated with their bloodsport.
The South Durham Hunt was due to meet today at Sedgefield Village Green for the last time before the bloodsport is outlawed.