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Francisco Montero crashes in his bullfighting in Céret | Culture

Francisco Montero places before the horse the second in the morning, Concha y Sierra.A.M. With the sun rising in all its splendor, close to one-thirty in the afternoon — the celebration had begun at 11 in the morning — the respectful silence of the lines began to turn into slight whistles of boredom and disappointment. […]

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Jorge Martínez, winner of the Andalusian Bullfighting Circuit | Culture

Jorge Martínez and Victorino Martín, president of the Toro de Lidia Foundation.FTL Jorge Martínez, a 21-year-old bullfighter, a native of Totana (Murcia), but raised bullfighting in Almería, was declared the winner of the Bullfighting Circuit of Andalusia this Sunday at the end of the celebration held in the Granada town of Atarfe. The winner cut […]

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Bullfighting duel in Atarfe for the novilleril scepter of Andalusia | Culture

The bullfighters Jorge Martínez and Manuel Perera are the finalists of the Circuit de Novilladas de Andalucía, and this Sunday, July 11, they are announced hand in hand in the Plaza de Granada de Atarfe, where the bulls of Torrestrella, El Torero and Ana will jump into the ring Romero, and the winner of the […]

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Angélica Liddell’s bullfighting activity shakes Avignon | Culture

It was not an easy place, but Angélica Liddell showed up without a flagger, dodged almost all the goring and managed to leave through the front door. The Spanish director premiered her new show at the Avignon Festival, Love death, that “death of love” with which Wagner titled the end of his opera Tristan and […]

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El Fundi, director of the bullfighting school, president of the bullfighters and a bullfighter | The bull, by the horns | Culture

With all certainty, history will be unfair with José Pedro Prados El Fundi (Fuenlabrada, Madrid, 1966), a bullfighting scientist, a skilled encyclopedic, who would have been a period figure if he was born in the times of brave bullfighters and bulls. fierce. But it has been the living embers of the most authentic party; possessor […]

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Enrique Ponce retires by surprise after 30 years as a figure of bullfighting | Culture

Among the general surprise, and through a brief statement, the right-hander Enrique Ponce – the eternal child prodigy – announced last Monday night that he was retiring from the ring after 30 years of successful career as the leading figure of bullfighting. “At this point in my 2021 season I have decided to stop along […]

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The long desert of the bullfighting pandemic is not over (despite the euphoria) | The bull by the horns_

The bullfighting festival returns to do the paseo; The doors of Las Ventas have been opened, and with them those of Castellón, Alicante and Badajoz, and fairs are announced in Burgos, Soria, Santander, Segovia, Zamora … When the darkness of the pandemic slowly clears up, vaccines reduce the role of the virus and masks take […]

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Enrique Crespo, bullfighting surgeon, the magic of immediacy in an infirmary | The bull by the horns

Son, grandson, great-grandson, cousin and nephew of bullfighting doctors, Enrique Crespo’s destiny (Zamora, 1957) could not be other than a bull ring surgeon; shares his trauma consultation in a Madrid clinic with the infirmary of a bullring or a popular celebration, where he is gripped by melancholy before a fallen hero or a waiter sewn […]

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Las Ventas festival obtained a profit of 106,000 euros for bullfighting groups affected by the pandemic | Culture

The bullfighting festival held in Las Ventas and organized by the Community of Madrid on May 2 raised a total of 106,000 euros, which will go “to alleviate the economic situation of the groups in the sector, one of the most affected by the pandemic” , as reported by the regional government in a statement. […]

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Pepe Luis Segura, a great figure among the proxies, an independent bullfighting | Blog The bull, by the horns

He wore the bullfighter suit in the 1970s, and eight scars remind him of it every day; The Viti was his alternative godfather in 1969, but he retired when he learned that it would not be a figure. At that time, in 1977, Pepe Luis Segura (La Línea de la Concepción, Cádiz, 1945) could not […]

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