Sometimes people risk their lives in quest of fame and riches. I think i shouldn’t be so. Live is more important than fame and riches.
An award-winning bullfighter has been gored to death live in front of hundreds of terrified spectators – the first matador fatality in Spain this century. This is the shocking moment the bullfighter met his match/killer at the hands of Maños bull, named Lorenzo.
Segovia bullfighter Víctor Barrio, 29, suffered a mortal blow during a tournament also screened on television, in the town of Teruel in Aragon, Eastern Spain.
The performer was rushed to hospital unconscious but doctors were unable to save his life.
He rolled to the ground in a painful somersault after the bull caught him while he tried to attract the
animal with a ‘muletazo’ manoeuvre, reports La Razon.es.
he bull snagged him in the side, rammed him to the ground and gored him in the chest.
The Maños bull, named Lorenzo, had reportedly been struggling but caught the showman off guard.
The matador met his match at the festival called Feria del Ángel, reports El Mundo.
The horrific goring was shown live on TV, and shocked viewers have uploaded footage of the scene on social media.
In his final tweet on July 4, Barrio posted a picture of him in training, writing: ‘With the mind set on Teruel.’ More photos in style;