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Bullfighters 'hired Colombian assassins to kill rivals' horses'

A matador on horseback is one of the most spectacular sights in Spain. The dramatic face-off between man and beast becomes even more theatrical when the bullfighter confronts his prey

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Semi-naked anti-bullfight protest at EU parliament

Semi-naked animal rights activists staged a fake-bloody protest outside the European Parliament on Thursday to draw attention to the suffering of bulls during bullfights. Around 30 people taking part in

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José Tomás indultou um toiro na Monumental de Barcelona

Pela primeira vez na sua carreira o matador espanhol José Tomás indultou um toiro. O felizardo ‘Idilico’ contou com o apoio dos 18 mil aficionados que encheram a Monumental de

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Mexican child matador Michelito will fight again

A cherubic child matador with more than 50 “kills” to his name will perform again this week in France despite the opposition of anti-corrida campaigners who had two bullfights cancelled

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Legislating against cruelty to animals

Bullfights, cockfights and dogfights could become a thing of the past in Europe if anti-animal-cruelty advocates in the parliament get their way. Euro-deputies will be debating a text on the

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“Anti-Bullfighting City” Campaign gets Hotel Manager dismissed…

The general manager of the Hotel Vila Galé Atlantico in Albufeira was dismissed from her post, after a confrontation an animal activist, Miguel Moutinho, President of Animal who together with

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Campo Pequeno Bullring reopens completely renewed

The Campo Pequeno Bullring reopened to the public, after having remained for six years closed for renovations due to the lack of safety conditions at the 19th-century building. The bullring

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Facelift for Lisbon's bullring nears completion

Lisbon Municipality's 50 million-euro facelift for its bullring and Campo Pequeno square, one of Lisbon’s most well-known, historic monuments, should be open to the public by 3rd May. The extensive

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António Ribeiro Telles with new manager…

António Ribeiro Telles for the next bullfighting season has appointed a spanish manager Juan Hidalgo. Hidalgo will be representing the rejoneador* from Coruche. By deciding on a spanish manager, Telles

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News exchange with Toureio.no.sapo.pt

Equisport Online has recently commenced an association with Toureio.no.sapo.pt with a view to exchanging news and contents regarding the art of bullfighting. Bullfighting or tauromachy is a sport that involves