A Mak'Gora is a duel of honor in the Horde, it is used for many reasons, such as to settle debates and decide upon leadership. The Mak'Gora in The Horde under Thrall's rule became non lethal, he also changed some other rules.
- Garrosh Hellscream challenged Thrall who accepted. The duel was interrupted however with the Scourge Invasion of Orgrimmar
- Cairne Bloodhoof challenged Garrosh to a duel after the massacre of the peaceful druid gathering in Ashenvale. Garrosh accepted, on the condition that they do an old Mak'Gora, making it a fight to the death. It ended with Magatha Grimtotem using Garrosh to kill Cairne.