Cockfighting is illegal in Bali, except for religious purposes, where it is treated as a sacrifice. Photo: AFP Photo: AFP

Active Bali volcano no deterrent to deadly cockfighting matches in Mount Agung’s shadow

Cockfighting is a traditional and popular illegal blood sport in Indonesia. Two roosters, armed with spurs, are pitted against each other. The winner earns its owner a share of the betting proceeds, and the loser becomes lunch

Topic |   Asia Travel

TOP PICKS

Cockfighting is illegal in Bali, except for religious purposes, where it is treated as a sacrifice. Photo: AFP Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE