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Spanish Bullfighter famous matador, Ivan Fandino, 36, has died after being gored by a bull on June 17, 2017, in Aire-sur-l’Adour, in the southwest of France.
The 36-year old tripped on his cloak that is used to distract the bull during bullfighting. After he had fallen, the bull pierced his chest with its horn fatally wounding him.
According to the irror, the well-known bullfighter’s final words were;
“Hurry up, I’m dying,” as he was brought out of the arena
And according to Live leak, after the injury he said,
“Hurry to take me to the hospital because I’m dying.”
He was first hurried to the Bullring’s infirmary to perform an emergency procedure and then to the hospital in Mont de Marsan, near the Spanish border.
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He was marked dead upon arriving at the hospital, and the doctors could not do anything to save his life. It is believed that he died in an ambulance. The colleague in one of the statement said;
“It’s a tragedy,” “We just do not know how it could have happened.”
The Matador later killed the bull which gored Ivan, Juan Del Alamo told the cameras:
“I have no words; I can’t believe it”
“He was in a lot of pain from the goring, but nobody expected it to end up like this. None of us understand how it could have happened; it was all so fast. The bull knocked him down with its hindquarters and he fell face down.”
Likewise, last year’s Matador Victor Barrio who was wounded fatally and died leading the reactions across animal rights supporters. The Humane Society International yelled for Bullfighting to be prohibited in France.
“For the 1,000 bulls brutally killed in French bullfights every year, every single fight is a tragedy in which they have no chance of escaping a protracted and painful death.
“Bloodsports like this should be consigned to the history books, no one should lose their life for entertainment, human or animal,” and with that Bullfighting was announced Legal in the year 2012.
In 2014, he was injured twice; he was knocked senseless in Bayonne, France, and the next year he was propelled out by a bull in Pamplona, Spain. He was survived by his wife and daughter and is the second Bullfighter to die in the ring after Victor Barrio.
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From the age of 14, Ivan wanted to become a Bullfighter even though it wasn’t a family tradition, and he made his Debut in 2005 and had won many Awards.