Disney production: The Road to El Dorado  [cue 53:00 mins]
The Maya played a game called Pok-ta-tok. It was a ball game, the ball
they used was a five pound solid rubber ball. They could use their
forearms and thighs to pass and hit the ball. The object of the game
was to get the ball into the hoops on either sides of the ball court.
Aztecs played a ball game with basically the same rules and objective,
it is called Tlachtli. Players in both pok-ta-tok and tlachtli used
to wear pads but were still injured and even killed. Still there is a
big difference, in tlachtli you can use every body part but your hands.
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