Two farmers share the prize for best tamer in Tamilnadu Jallikattu
Thirunavukku of Muthupatti and Vijayan of Avaniyapuram shared the prize for Avaniyapuram jallikattu by embracing 26 bulls in Madurai. The tough competition had 52 bulls to tame. The winning duo tamed one tenth of the total number of bulls. Best bull award went to GR Karthick’s bull of Villapuram. The event held between 8am to 4 pm which included 8 rounds. Ten 108 ambulances and 30 personnel were stationed at the Jallikattu venue to handle the injured. 824 bulls were brought to the event. 523 bulls crossed the vadivasal and played during the 8-hour event.