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Synonyms for bullfighting

the activity at a bullfight

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Jallikattu, a popular rural sporting (bull fighting) has been in vogue in Tamil Nadu for centuries.
Telling the defendant he had "an extremely unhealthy interest in pit bull fighting," the judge also ordered him to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work and to pay PS1,000 towards the prosecution costs, which amount to more than PS50,000.
Strutting in wearing traditional bull fighting attire and to the blast of trumpets, they taunted their mysterious Mexican midget sidekick Mascarita Dorada.
While we're against such festivals, and bull fighting, we're happy to give you a bit of guidance.
"It's every bit as cruel as bull fighting in Spain.
On Saturday villagers from western Kenyan town of Khayega held a bull fighting contest between a 410 kg black bull they named Obama and a black and white 460 kg bull they named Romney.
"But Cheongdo's bull fighting is an energetic fight between two bulls and made a victory in a fairly match.
I, perhaps naively, thought that bull baiting and bull fighting no longer went on.
They were; Support for the Hunting Act (which outlaws hunting with dogs); Against the EU subsidies to bull breeders for use in bull fighting; Against the badger cull; and finally Against the use of snares.
"We're concerned that these puppies will become pit bull bait in the use of pit bull fighting," Ms.
SUFFERING BADGER baiting, Bull fighting, Fox hunting, Hare coursing: Cruel sporting Suffering.
While Spain is "fiesta, bull fighting, paella, hot people".
Which region of Spain has become the first to ban bull fighting? 19.
That is the concept implemented in the worldwide series first in 2007 before the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour climbed to new heights in 2008 with spectacular contests in the bull fighting arenas of Mexico City and Madrid, the stone quarry of Wuppertal in Germany, the Sambadrome parade ground in Rio de Janeiro, a rodeo arena in Texas and a gigantic historic stadium in Warsaw.
The EU has also renovated bull rings and is being urged by the Spanish government to recognise bull fighting as representative of Europe's cultural heritage.