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Before modern Europeans arrived to the new world - excluding the Vikings, that is - advanced cultures evolved there: the Incas, the Mayas and the Aztecs were not really behind any other advanced nation in the world. A combination of factors and odds conspired against them as conquerors from across the ocean arrived, but they were true warriors that with perhaps some more luck could have tossed the Europeans back to the sea.

The Mayas were particularly hardcore, blood-thirsty warmongers; they just loved to fight and their whole culture, their social activities and so on reflected that. Even the games, the ways to gamble and bet money, the punishments and tournaments reflected that. And one game that became immensely popular among meso-american people was known as Tlachli; it was a game for really hardened sportsters, very difficult, very competitive and also deadly quite often.

The game was also related to religion, heavy sports betting and politics; it significance was such as that of the various high-profile sports of today like english football (what the people in the U.S. incorrectly call soccer) in the sense that even the prestige of cities and rulers was at stake while tlachli players were busy trying to score and dying.

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The game reminds me of voleyball and basketball. Seems to be some sort of relationship between them and the Indian game, isn't it?


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Perphaps the creators of both modern sports have been inspired to some degree by the Mayan game, but we don not know for certain.

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The game wasn´t intended to produce sacrificial victims. It seems that in some instances, players - both winners and losers - were ritually killed, but there were even professional Tlachli players much like we have today football or basketball stars. Many of those sufferd thorough their lives considerable damage to their bodies, including a lot of trauma to the bones because they played using a natural rubbber hardball.

A guild of professional players of that game could not have evolved if winners were ritually killed. You have to be somewhat successful in anything to become a pro, and that would have been in direct contradiction with the issue of human sacrifices.

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