Sabong - Cockfight
The Sabong is a past-time among some old folks, yet it is also a homage to the fierceness of the Philippine fowl.
The Labuyo, a wild fowl with a height of around 20 cm (or less) has been know to chase seasoned warrior out of the forest and even beat gaming cocks in bouts. Hence, the most famous mythical bird in the Philippines is the Sarimanok, a rooster and not an eagle.
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