"It must have been more delightful than bull-fighting."
They sneer at our bull-fighting, yet do they delight in the shedding of blood.
Perhaps, worn out by exposure, starvation, disease, he had found an end in some hospital, or in an access of despair had sought death in the turbid Seine; but perhaps with his Southern instability he had given up the struggle of his own accord, and now, a clerk in some office in Madrid, turned his fervent rhetoric to politics and bull-fighting
Alemao also said that if Parrikar had lived on, he would have legalised the popular sport of bull-fighting
Jallikattu is similar to the Spanish bull-fighting
tradition and is held during the Tamil New Year harvest festival season of Pongal.
However his white Peugeot ran into barriers set up for the Feria de Nimes, a popular weekend festival featuring bull-fighting
which attracts thousands of people each year.
"We stand united with the vast majority of Spanish people who don't support bloody bull-fighting
"I'd rather you didn't fight bull but if you choose to torture an animal to death fun I hope it defends itself" - Comedian Ricky Gervais attacks bull-fighting
IN Dan O'Neill's glorification of the much-shamed "sport" of bullfighting, he says that it's preferable to battle in the bullring than meet a dismal end in an abattoir ("Bull-Fighting
: Why We're Wrong to Condemn the Spanish Tradition").
"One man bought two bulls for Dh1 million," Al Matrooshi said.There is an active trade in bulls between Fujairah and neighbouring Oman, where the sport is even more popular with dozens of bull-fighting
rings dotted throughout the country.
When asked about the future of bull-fighting
in Spain he replied, "The younger and the under-privileged class of the Spanish society favours imposition of a ban on bull-fighting
, while the affluent and the older generation, favour bull-fighting
as a symbol of age-old tradition of our country." He made it clear that for him, bullfighting is just a metaphor to communicate his ideas, not necessarily about the sport but about the diversity of issues.
Muscat: Dozens of nationals sustained moderate to severe injuries in a brawl that broke out during a bull-fighting
competition in the wilayat of Musannah last Friday.