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Since 1521, when Spanish conquistadores conquered Mexico and began to colonize it, bringing with them most of their traditions, including bullfighting.

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What is the land of bullfighting?

Spain, mexico

What are some famous venues of bullfighting?

Some famous venues for bullfighting include The Plaza de Torros de Las Ventas in Spain as well as Plaza Mexico located in Mexico City. Plaza Mexico is considered to be the largest venue for bullfighting.

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How did bullfighting begin in Mexico and what do they do?

Since the first years Mexico became a Spanish colony in the Americas (1521). That is one example of the traditions brought to Mexico by the Spanish.

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basketball, boxing, golf, wresting, bullfighting, and charreria.

What city has bullfighting arenas everywhere?

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How many people are injured each year in bullfighting in Spain?

Its rare that people become injured in bullfighting each year, in 2010 however there was an accident where 40 people were injured. It is more likely though that one wrong move of a matador and he will be maimed or gored by the bull. It is rare to see more than one or two fatalities per year due to bullfighting in Spain. Over 24000 bulls are killed each year in bullfighting in Spain.

What city is plaza de toros in Mexico?

There are many such plazas de toros (for bullfighting) in Mexico, not just belonging to one city. Some cities with them include Mexico City, Guanajuato and Queretaro.

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Which countries are best known for the sport of bullfighting?

Bullfighting is considered an art form, not a sport. Bullfights are held in Spain, Mexico, France, Portugal, and several countries in Central and South America.