Almost all over the world there is a tradition of cockfighting. The main characteristics of cockfighting are big, strong and strong physique, compact structure, muscular strength, muscularity and fighting ability.
Their bones are well developed and the bone is dense and hard. Head, the neck, chest, shin is almost to form a straight line. Their crown red, crown, beard, earlobe is not developed. The eyes are large and sharp, the bill is short and sharp, the tip is slightly curved and sharp, the neck is thick and flexible, the leg is strong, the shin is long, the spur is developed, the length is long and sharp, and the claws are thick and sharp. The whole body feather is thin, thick, short and close to the body surface, and rich in lustre, the feather colour is various, by black feather is in the majority. The wing feathers flap strongly.
Cockfighting originated in Asia. China is one of the oldest countries in the world to domesticate cockfighting. Cockfighting was more prevalent in the Spring and Autumn Period. According to their geographical distribution, Chinese cockfighting mainly includes Henan Cockfighting and Shandong Cockfighting, especially Kaifeng, Zhengzhou and Luoyang, where the bloodline of Henan cockfighting is purer and more well-known. In addition, there are North of Anhui, Xinjiang Turpan and Ili, Yunnan Xishuangbanna and Fujian Zhangzhou cockfighting. There are Zhong Yuan fighting cocks, Zhangzhou fighting cocks, Turpan fighting cocks, Xishuangbanna fighting cocks, such as "China's Four Big Cockfighting".