Bull rider kicked in head

18:36, Feb 06 2013

A bull rider ended up in Waikato Hospital yesterday after he fell from his mount and was kicked in the head at the Aria Sports ground in the King Country yesterday.

The 23-year-old man had been taking part in a bull-riding event at the Waitangi Day Rodeo.

He was transported by the Westpac Waikato Air Ambulance with a head injury.