Bull Fighting

A Less Bloody Alternative In South Korea : Parallels : NPR

A Less Bloody Alternative In South Korea : Parallels : NPR

The General (right) and his opponent, Dragon, lock horns during this year’s Cheongdo Bullfighting Festival in South Korea. There are no matadors and no swords in the South Korean version. The bulls fight until one turns and runs. Marius Stankiewicz for NPR hide caption toggle caption Marius Stankiewicz for NPR The General (right) and his …

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The Rollerbulls are ready for their return to the Sugar Mill for the Running of the Bulls |  Entertainment/Life

The Rollerbulls are ready for their return to the Sugar Mill for the Running of the Bulls | Entertainment/Life

In summer 2007, a group of pool noodle-wielding rollerbladers whacked around 100 running targets in the first New Orleans Running of the Bulls. Since then, San Fermin in Nueva Orleans has become a summer staple, with attendees coming from around the world to be hit by the famous Big Easy Rollergirls, who have since upgraded …

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Opinion |  Spain’s Bullfighting Fight

Opinion | Spain’s Bullfighting Fight

MADRID — When the Parliament of Catalonia, an autonomous region in northeastern Spain, solemnly banned bullfighting in 2010, it was not simply a victory for animal rights. There was a political angle, as well, involving a battle over regional and national identity. Catalan nationalists were beginning their push toward full independence from Spain, a movement …

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Bullfighting becomes the latest battleground in Spanish politics

CNN , For its advocates, bullfighting is an indelible part of Spanish culture, a ritual that forms part of the nation’s cultural patrimony, immortalized in countless works of art. Both professional bullfights and bull running events remain popular in Spain, especially in the summertime. However the sport has become increasingly politicized in recent years, and …

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Mercedes ‘hasn’t ruled out fighting for 2022 F1 title’ as upgrades show promise

Has the Mercedes Formula 1 team finally got on top of the difficult W13, giving Lewis Hamilton and George Russell a chance to challenge Red Bull and Ferrari for race wins in 2022? The signs are certainly positive – and if we have three teams in the mix the rest of this season could be …

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Mercedes no longer “fighting to survive” with troubled W13 F1 car

The German car manufacturer introduced a series of changes for last weekend’s Silverstone race aimed at building on the progress it made with a first development push in Spain. And although the squad does not yet quite have the pace to fight Red Bull and Ferrari on equal terms, and clearly still has issues on …

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F1 2022: Image of Mattia Binotto wagging finger at Charles Leclerc exposes ‘inept’ Ferrari’s woes, Carlos Sainz

Ferrari is under the pump for failing to help Charles Leclerc, and an awkward photo of the star driver with his team boss says it all. One of its drivers may have won the British Grand Prix but Ferrari’s team strategy is coming under increasing scrutiny as the championship race intensifies. Carlos Sainz claimed his …

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Fighting bull spirit that won Carlos Sainz the 2022 British GP — race analysis

He’d damaged his front wing endplate on the first lap, fighting over track space with Perez at Turn 4. The Mexican pitted for a new nose soon after and would rejoin well down but set to make steady progress through the field, his race then enlivened by the timing of the safety car. But that …

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Mexican Heritage Rodeo adds spicy flair to 100th Greeley Stampede during Sunday’s festivities

The last rodeo-themed event graced the grounds at the 100th Greeley Stampede on Sunday, bringing in a flair and cultural significance with it. The Heritage of Mexico Rodeo kicked off at the arena at 1 pm on Sunday to a nearly full grandstand. Charro Jerry Diaz and co. brought the colorful and festive event to …

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