Cockfighting damn fine entertainment none the less

Repost – Gameness til the End The Joys of Cock Fighting Monday, October 1st, 2012 by Creepy Steve HAAI JULLE! I do miss the excitement of losing money on the horses over a chops chutney or tikka chicken at the Britannia. Lamenting the loss of 10 Rand and consoling myself with a cold draught. In…

Bangkok Thailand: Festival for the Preservation of Thai Cock Fighting

Repost – Gameness til the End Thai Cock Fighting Festival August 19, 2009 By Richard Barrow | Posted in Festivals, Samut Prakan Together with Muay Thai, Cock Fighting has been a sport in Thailand for hundreds of years. It all started with King Narasuan in the 16th Century who bred birds for cock fighting. It is a bloody sport…

King Naresuan and King Ekatotsarot, Leung Hang Khao and Pradu Hang Dam

Repost Somdet Phra Naresuan Maharat (Thai: สมเด็จพระนเรศวรมหาราช) or Somdet Phra Sanphet II (Thai: สมเด็จพระสรรเพชญ์ที่ 2) (1555, 25 April – 1605) was the King of the Ayutthaya kingdom from 1590 until his death in 1605. Naresuan was one of Siam’s most revered monarchs as he was known for his campaigns to free Siam from Burmese rule….

Thailand Cockfighting Status Quo: Living Room

Status Quo Public cockfighting is going to be preserved in Thailand for future worldwide generations of Liberty loving people. But Thai cockfighters have to continue their fight to expand their rights and not to compromise with oppressive laws. In the previous articles, we learned that Thai government is helping Thai cockfighters with their exportation of…

Thai Government Helping Cockfighting Industry To Save $4M Gamecock Export Revenue

Repost – Gameness til the End Thai Fighting Cock import industry in trouble, 120 million baht lost News ID: 255401260022 Reporter : NUPPOL SUVANSOMBUT News Date : 26 January 2011 BANGKOK, 26 January 2011 (NNT)-Thailand’s fighting cock industry is in trouble as export of the birds encounters serious restrictions from overseas. The move has prompted…