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Young phenom Lockwood wins first career major to open PBR 2017 season

NEW YORK – 2016 PBR Rookie of the Year Jess Lockwood (Volborg, Montana) became the toast of New York City in winning the PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Monster Energy Buck Off at the Garden Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden, the “World’s Most Famous Arena”. Lockwood gritted out a dramatic ...

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Rutkowski takes the belt

Texas man wins BFO Las Vegas Championship, pockets $21,500 in Sin City   LAS VEGAS – For Weston Rutkowski, Saturday was more than redemption. It was a mission accomplished. Rutkowski is a 27-year-old freestyle bullfighter who is chasing the first true world championship in nearly two decades, and he made ...

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BFO: Swisher Out for 4-6 Months

Oklahoma bullfighter suffers torn ACL, will miss remainder of 2016 season Chuck Swisher has been fortunate much of his career to shy away from serious injuries. That stopped during the Sikeston (Mo.) Jaycee Boothill Rodeo, when Swisher suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament while serving as a protection bullfighter. In that role, ...

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2016 ProRodeo HOF Class Offers Variety

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 2016 ProRodeo Hall of Fame induction ceremony offered a class touching all sides of the rodeo business. Leading the 11-member class were five world champions – Dave Appleton (all-around, 1988), Arnold Felts (steer roping, 1981), John Quintana (bull riding, 1972), Jerold Camarillo (team roping, 1969) ...

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PBR Partners with leading ticket reseller, Ticket Galaxy

Becomes Exclusive Secondary Ticket Partner for PBR Built Ford Tough Series and PBR World Finals PUEBLO, Colo. (Aug. 1, 2016) – Preparing for the second half of its 2016 Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS), the PBR (Professional Bull Riders) has officially announced a three-year partnership with Ticket Galaxy, a leading ...

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News & Notes from the Rodeo Trail

 The Wrangler Network will stream live coverage of the Cheyenne (Wyo.) Frontier Days Rodeo July 29-31, starting at 12:15 p.m. (MT) all three days. Log on towww.wranglernetwork.com to watch. ProRodeo Live will also have coverage of the Cheyenne Frontier Days during the last two perfs, July 30-31, onwww.prorodeolive.com The Canadian ...

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