In 1964, a soccer match between Argentina and Peru resulted in the deaths of more than 300 people, one of the worst sports incidents in history.
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event or happening.
international sports competition divided into summer and winter games held every four years.
large, violent, public disturbance.
sport played by teams of 11 on a large field of natural or artificial grass, trying to maneuver a ball without using their hands and trying to score in the opponent's goal. Outside the U.S., called football or futbol.
sudden, violent movement of a crowd.
aerosol gas that causes extreme irritation of the eyes, leading to tears and sometimes vomiting. Also called CS gas.