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cockfight

a fight between two gamecocks fitted with sharp metal spurs
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The e-sabong or cockfight betting issue was unearthed when Philippine Racing Commission (Philracom) officials complained during the committee hearing that the agency is losing heavily in annual gross sales by about 8.
officials busted a cockfight and arrested 14 people.
After cutting the crops, we organise cockfight with great enthusiasm.
In Blighty, the title, which refers as much to a cockfight as to part of the male anatomy, was printed with nary a peep of resistance.
Manila, Jumada I 22, 1433, Apr 14, 2012, SPA -- Three people were killed and 33 wounded in a grenade explosion on Saturday during a cockfight in the southern Philippines, police said.
During a raid on Sunday in Fort Worth, officers not only broke up a cockfight but also - possibly for the first time - issued citations to spectators.
broke up the cockfight, they sprinted with the rest of the crowd, then
AN AMERICAN attending an illegal cockfight has died after being stabbed in the leg by a bird that had a knife attached to its leg.
In this episode of the documentary series that follows the Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; witness a police raid on an illegal cockfight, and drama at the society's hospital, when a dog is brought in with life-threatening gunshot wounds.
Cockfight aficionados argue that the new law, which went into effect Friday, will merely drive cockfighting underground, like dogfighting rings.
Seven people were arrested after police interrupted an early morning cockfight, officials said Wednesday.
A colorful example of the syncretism of traditions and meanings is the so-called "Free for all de gallos," a cockfight advertised by local officials that offered the prize of a "constitution" trophy.