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Mesoamerican ballgame

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The Mesoamerican ballgame was a sport with ritual associations played since 1,400 BC by the .... The playing field of the Great Ballcourt at Chichen Itza, by far the largest, measures 96.5 meters lo...

Great Ball Court - Chichen Itza

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The Mayans were great sportsmen and build huge ballcourts to play all their games. The Great Ballcourt of Chichen Itza is 225 feet wide and 545 feet long ...

Chichen Itza Ball Games

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Ball games were played throughout Mesoamerica in pre-Columbian times. Prominent centres such as El Tajin or Chichen Itza had more than 10 courts.

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Aug 12, 2010 ... Travels411 explores the hidden mysteries of the infamous Mayan Ball Court in Chichén Itzá where the winners of the game would be sacrificed ...
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Dec 10, 2012 ... The Mayans cherished the number 7, and when they built the great ball court at Chichen Itza, they designed it to echo exactly 7 times ...

Archaeologists uncover ancient Maya ball court used as a ritual ...

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Mar 13, 2014 ... More than 1300 ball courts of varying sizes have been found in ... The Great Ball Court of Chichen Itza, the largest ball court in ancient ...

Ball Court at Chichen-Itza II

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The Chichen-Itza ball court has unusual acoustical properties. A person talking in a normal voice, at the spot this picture was taken from, could be heard quite ...

Chichen Itza – Mysterious Places

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The Great Ballcourt of Chichén Itzá is 545 feet long and 225 feet wide overall. It has no vault, no ...

The Brutal and Bloody History of the Mesoamerican Ball Game ...

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Jan 9, 2014 ... Though added later, stone ball courts have been found from Arizona to ... The Great Ball Court at Chichén-Itzá in Mexico (photograph by Daryl ...

Great Ball Court, Chichen Itza, Mexico - Archaeology - About.com

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This photograph is of the stone rings on the inside wall of the Great Ball Court. Several different ball games were played by various groups in similar ballcourts ...

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Great Ball Court - American Egypt / Ancient Cities of the Maya

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The Great Ballcourt, located in the northern precinct of Chichen Itza, is the largest ballcourt ever discovered in Mesoamerica. It also has the most ornate carvings, ...

Chichen Itza The Grand Ball Court - Mexico Archeology

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Chichen Itza The Grand Ball Court is by far the largest field in Mesoamerica. The inverted hoops placed in the center are carved into decorative feathers.

The Ball Game of Mesoamerica (Article) - Ancient History ...

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Sep 16, 2013 ... The contests even supplied candidates for human sacrifice, for the sport could, quite literally, be a game of life or death. Goal, Ball Court of ...