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TOP BULL: Sweet Pro’s Long John earns a bull score on 46.75 points (PBR)

WRECK: Shane Proctor takes a hit after riding Tahonta’s Magic for 86.25 points (PBR)

Bull Rider Neil Holmes: Making History One Ride at a Time

<i>Neil Holmes is making history in the "PBR Built Ford Tough" series</i><p>Fame has been a long time coming for bull rider Neil Holmes. Ten years, to be exact.<p>But after a stunning debut in the Professional Bull Riders "Built Ford Tough" tour in Laughlin, NV earlier this month, Neil Holmes, 28, is primed to …

Hanging Out with Bull Riders and Barn Dancers in France

Rednecks from all over the world gathered last month at France's biggest country music festival, West Country Festival.<p><i>Photos by Michael Bunel</i><p>Every year, the West Country Festival—France's biggest country music festival—gathers thousands of visitors from all over the world eager to barn dance and …

Ni Hao, Pard! Bull Riding Comes to China

Sport Proves Hard to Translate; Mongolian Cowboy<p>LAIYANG, China—Professional bull riding’s Great Chinese Hope carefully lowered himself onto 1,000 pounds of ornery bucking bull. Focus, he said he tells himself. No distractions. After the bull settled a bit, the rider shouted that he was ready to …

China

Ni Hao, Pard! Bull Riding Comes to China

Sport Proves Hard to Translate; Mongolian Cowboy<p>By<p>Bob Davis<p>Bob Davis<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@bobdavis187<p>Bob.Davis@wsj.com<p>LAIYANG, China—Professional bull riding’s Great Chinese Hope carefully lowered himself onto 1,000 pounds of ornery bucking bull. Focus, he said he tells himself. No …

Wall Street

Mommas, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to be Professional Bull Riders

The only good reason to ride a bull is to meet a nurse. Or so I’ve been told. But after an evening in the media seats at a recent Professional Bull Riders (PBR) event in Albuquerque, New Mexico, I’m not sure the prettiest nurse in the West is worth climbing aboard two thousand pounds of burger …

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America's Fastest Growing Sport: Professional Bull Riding

Cowboy up!<p>If you were one of the original 20 cowboys that invested $1,000 to fund the start of the Professional Bull Riding circuit 21 years ago and remained an owner–which some have–your seed money would now be worth over $4 million. That works out to a 48% compound annual return. The return …

Battered bull rider struggles for eight seconds of fame

Bulls ripped open his chin, blackened his eyes and broke his nose, ribs and legs — the right leg three times.<p>But that all paled in comparison to what happened about a year and a half ago, when Beau Schroeder climbed on a snorting, bucking 1,800-pound monster called 800 Night Moves.<p><b>------------<br>FOR</b> …

Hanging Out with Bull Riders and Barn Dancers in France

Rednecks from all over the world gathered at Châteaubriand's West Country Festival last month.<p>The West Country Festival is France's biggest country music festival, with each edition gathering thousands of visitors from all over the worls eager to barn dance and watch equestrian shows while wearing …

Professional Bull Riders - The morning line: Tacoma, day two

TACOMA, Wash. ― Round 2 of the PBR Passport Invitational Sunday will feature opportunities for the riders to build off their 19 qualified rides from …

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Stay dry Ricky! RT @StenhouseJr: Bam watchin some @PBR during the rain delay http://t.co/1NSYMWXg9S"

RT if @_chickenwing will ride Smackdown coming up shortly in the #PBRTAC championship round. http://t.co/AzPGLbTmL9

Professional Bull Riders

TACOMA, Wash. <b>―</b> Professional Bull Riders rookie sensation <b>Gage Gay</b> tied for the top spot in Round 2 of the PBR Passport Invitational Sunday with world …

Professional Bull Riders - Gay moves into Top 10 of world standings; craves first win

TACOMA, Wash. <b>―</b> It didn’t take long after the CBS Sports Network broadcast was over before <b>Justin McBride</b> walked into the locker room, the first person …

PBR's Cody Nance: 'It's all a mind game'

Happy St. Patrick's Day from @Flintrass and the rest of the PBR! http://t.co/sd1Lqven58

Professional Bull Riders - Smackdown to retire after 2014 season

TACOMA, Wash. <b>―</b> Longtime stock contractor Chad Berger has confirmed that the 2014 season will be the last for <b>Smackdown</b>.<p>“He was back home this …

Athlete Profile: Guilherme Marchi

PBR two-time World Champion Justin McBride talks about Gage Gay

Professional Bull Riders - Mauney out for Ty Murray Invitational

TACOMA, Wash. <b>―</b> <b>J.B. Mauney</b> will not compete in this coming weekend’s Built Ford Tough Series event.<p>In a telephone conversation on Sunday night with …

Master monkey's brain controls sedated 'avatar'

<b>The brain of one monkey has been used to control the movements of another, "avatar", monkey, US scientists report.</b><p>Brain scans read the master monkey's mind and were used to electrically stimulate the avatar's spinal cord, resulting in controlled movement.<p>The team hope the method can be refined to …

Neurophilosophy

RT if @jbmauney will do THIS for the second time against KISS Animalize. #PBRSAC http://t.co/dEcRLjKhZE

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WINNING RIDE: Fabiano Vieira wins with 89.75 points on Jack Daniel's Winter Jack (PBR)

Professional Bull Riders - Vieira takes the victory in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif. <b>―</b> <b>Fabiano Vieira</b> went from eighth place at the start of Round 2 to first place and the event win after being the only rider to cover …

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View 93 photos and videos from Professional Bull Riders - Sleep Train Arena - Sacramento, CA on 2/1/2014

website<p>http://www.crowdalbum.com/album/52ecad11992cc6ae61003887/Professional-Bull-Riders_20140201<p>93 photos, pictures and videos taken by the crowd at …

Sacramento

RT if you think @MikeLeePBR will ride Addiction and hustle his way around the dirt in celebration. #PBRSAC http://t.co/uOQvC08NOj