Matador Critically Injured at Bullfight

One of Spain's top matadors was seriously injured in Mexico when a 1,100-pound bull gored him in the groin and hoisted him into the air, causing major blood loss.

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    Matador Down

    April 24: Spanish bullfighter Jose Tomas lies on the ground after being gored by a bull during a bullfight in Aguascalientes, Mexico, Saturday. Source: AP Photo
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    Matador Mauled

    April 24: Spanish bullfighter Jose Tomas is carried away after being gored by a bull during a bullfight in Aguascalientes, Mexico, Saturday. Source: AP Photo
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    Bull vs. Man

    April  24: Spanish bullfighter Jose Tomas is carried away after being gored by a bull during a bullfight in Aguascalientes, Mexico, Saturday. Source: AP Photo
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    Bloody Sport

    April 4, 2010: Spanish matador Jose Tomas performs during a bullfight at La Malagueta bullring in Malaga, in this file photo. Tomas, one of Spain's top matadors, was seriously injured in Mexico when a 1,100-pound bull gored him in the groin and hoisted him into the air, causing major blood loss. Source: AP Photo
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    Bloody Fight

    April 11, 2010: Fellow Spanish matador Gomez del Pilar holds an ear from a bull he killed, given as trophy for a good performance, after a bullfight at Las Ventas bullring in Madrid. On Saturday April 24, the goring of Spanish bullfighter Jose Tomas highlighted the danger of bullfighting. Source: AP Photo
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    Fight to the Death

    April 11: Spanish matador Roman Marcos performs with a bull during a bullfight at Las Ventas bullring in Madrid. Source: AP Photo
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