Cudgel play

a fight or sportive contest with cudgels.

See also: Cudgel

References in classic literature ?
Right merrily they dwelled within the depths of Sherwood Forest, suffering neither care nor want, but passing the time in merry games of archery or bouts of cudgel play, living upon the King's venison, washed down with draughts of ale of October brewing.
Monks gave 16 Shaolin Kung-fu performances, such as collective cudgel play and two-finger show, presenting a full display of Shaolin martial arts.