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blood sport

any sport involving the killing of an animal, esp hunting
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Bet On Soldier: Blood Sport (PC CD-ROM) will be launched worldwide in September 2005.
The Irish Council Against Blood Sports said Labour's decision was deplorable and its TDs should be ashamed of themselves for adopting the stance "for their own cynical reasons".
John Gormley was branded a hypocrite by groups who pointed out the Green Party had made a pledge to ban blood sports.
This avid supporter of blood sports mustbe shown that the vast majority of the British public are appalled by such vile cruelty.
While I've personally never been much for blood sport, I appreciate Chapple's willingness to challenge the urban romanticization of nature that sometimes confuses animal rights with species protection, or pastoral landscapes with the genetic diversity found in bug- and leech-ridden rainforests.
Hunters prefer to keep their unpleasant secrets out of the public eye, but it is important to examine what really happens in the industry before MPs vote tomorrow on a Tory plot to revive the blood sport by the back door.
But more than 50 politicians want it to be the last - in which 41 million birds are purpose-bred in cages and pens for the blood sport.
Originally a blood sport patronised by landowners and their workers alike, it has been illegal for more than 150 years.
28 /PRNewswire/ -- Video game publisher Digital Jesters announced today the launch of its first multi-territory video game release, Bet on Soldier: Blood Sport for the Windows PC.
League chief executive Douglas Batchelor said: ``This hearing was always a PR exercise designed to create the impression that blood sport enthusiasts were as shocked as the public by the footage we released of the Plas Machynlleth's sadistic activities.
These people may enjoy this activity but they forget that over four million animals are killed every year for the sake of a few weeks' blood sport.
In Washington, reaction to Blood Sport has been colored by those two extremes.