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Players compete for the ball during the Royal Shrovetide Football match in Ashbourne, Derbyshire England  Tuesday, March 4, 2014 . The Royal Shorvetide Football match occurs annually on Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday in the town of Ashbourne, where it has been played since at least the 12th Century. The game, which pits the two sides of Ashbourne against each other, has only around six rules some of which are  players are not allowed to commit murder or manslaughter; and the ball cannot be carried in a motorised vehicle or be hidden in a bag.  (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)

Players compete for the ball during the Royal Shrovetide Football match in Ashbourne, Derbyshire England Tuesday, March 4, 2014 . The Royal Shorvetide Football match occurs annually on Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday in the town of Ashbourne, where it has been played since at least the 12th Century. The game, which pits the two sides of Ashbourne against each other, has only around six rules some of which are players are not allowed to commit murder or manslaughter; and the ball cannot be carried in a motorised vehicle or be hidden in a bag. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)

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