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cockfight

a fight between two gamecocks fitted with sharp metal spurs
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Two groups led by Falaksher and Zain had arranged a cockfight competition and when the referee announced the result in favour of one of them, they clashed and opened fire.
According to Caramat, the operation was prompted by reports that several policemen had been spotted several times inside the bar, placing bets on the online cockfights and drinking liquor.
Noticeable among the long list of participants are emerging cockfight celebrities like 2019 WPC Big Event champion Rey Canedo of Davao, Cris Sioson of Bataan, Marc Cruz and Jojo Gatlabayan of Rizal, James Uy of Manila, Honey Yu of Quezon, Rey Escalona and vice mayor Jubee Navarro of Pampanga, Roel Gatchalian of Pasig, Celso Salazar of Batangas, Willard Ty and Kenneth Liao of Bicol and Mayor Jowar Bautista of Bulacan.
Cockfight is the favourite hobby of youngsters in the suburban areas of the Peshawar.
In a joint action with officers from Samrong Tong district, provincial police raided a cafe where bets were being laid for a cockfight.
Many legislatures are working to increase penalties for participating in or watching a cockfight, or for having paraphernalia, such as leg knives.
Producers theorize that cryptic references to the title in publications with conservative style guides, in which the show is often referred to as "The Cockfight Play" (which also serves as the URL for the production's website), sends readers online to find out more.
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.