Blatching is the Quidditch foul of flying to intentionally collide with another player (QA6).

It was one of the fouls committed at the first Quidditch World Cup in 1473, where an instance of every known foul occurred (QA6).

During the Round of 16 matches in the 2014 Quidditch World CupDennis Moon (Chaser, New Zealand) was sent off in the 106th minute after the referee ruled that he had deliberately collided with Bogomil Levski (Chaser, Bulgaria) (Pm).


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Writing by J.K. Rowling on Pottermore: History of the Quidditch World Cup

Screenshots of the Daily Prophet's coverage of the 2014 Quidditch World Cup: http://imgur.com/a/AXutv

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