Spain bullfighting is have another name – tradition of tragedy. Each year, approximately 40,000 bulls die in bullfights. Fifty-two matadors have been killed in the arena since 1700. In 1934, Ignacio Sánchez Mejías (a friend of poet Federico García Lorca) was gored and died from a gangrene infection. José Cubero (“Yiyo”),was gored in the heart in 1985. The most recent fatality was in July 2016 Víctor Barrio, 29 was gored to death in the ring and became the first bullfighter killed in 30 years. But it seems that weve got another tragedy coming.
Daniel García Navarrete, 23, was performing in front of thousands at arena in Madrid. The young bullfighter, making his debut, but 1,000lb bull has his own plans. Toreador being gored through the throat, face and tongue in Spain's biggest arena, Las Ventas, in Madrid. The attack was witnessed by a horrified audience of 10,000.
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