Professional Bull Riders 2015 News and Updates
2/25/15 - The Professional Bull Riders are on tour around the country, putting on a spectacular show while fighting for top place in the world rankings. The winner of the recent Caterpillar Classic was J.W Harris, followed by Nathan Schaper, Eduardo Aparecido, Reese Cates, and Renato Nunes. Harris had a total of 525 event points and one over $37,000 dollars. He is currently ranked 6 in the world, with one 2015 win, 2 top 5's, and 5 top 10's. Matt Triplett remains at the top of the world rankings. The Professional Bull Riders head to Rockford, IL, Arlington, TX, and Portland, OR, next, where you can get a chance to see many of the top professional bull riders in action. Tickets are still on sale for the Built Ford Tough Series.
2/18/15 - The Professional Bull Riders work their way around the country, competing at different rodeos and special bull riding competitions to win the coveted buckle, as well as thousands in money and other prizes. The current top ranked rider in the Professional Bull Riders world standings is Matt Triplett, a 23-year-old who just won the PBR Built Ford Tough Series Event for the second time this year in Anaheim, California. His performance that included a four-for-four in the event, brought his lead in the standings to 780 points, with Silvano Alves behind him. The next even for the Professional Bull Riders is in North Little Rock on Feb. 21 (tickets start at $44) and at the Spring Center in Kansas City, MO, the same weekend (tickets start at $24).
1/15/15 - The Professional Bull Riders are in Madison Square Garden in New York this weekend, and you can still get tickets from Razorgator for Saturday and Sunday starting at $32. See your favorite riders and bulls. Defending World Champion Silvano Alves is out to a great start in the 2015 Season, with 770 points and six bulls ridden in two events. Reese Cates and Matt Triplett are right on his heels, but the season is still very early. The Built Ford Tough Series is the premier bull riding events with the top bulls and riders who consistently perform well. You’ll enjoy all the live action in the arena, and it’s a great way to have an exciting evening of entertainment that’s great for the whole family.
The Professional Bull Riders’ preeminent Built Ford Tough Series tour is widely known to host the best action on the bull circuit in the world every year! 21 professional riders founded PBR, and the organization has flourished so much that now over 1,200 elite competitors from all over the world are members. Each event on PBRs exclusive tour boasts 35 of the best riders, with all the excitement, pyrotechnics and raw animal strength you could ask for on each of these unforgettable nights.
The bulk of competition runs from January-May, but the tournament culminates in Las Vegas, where the PBR World Finals play out. The winner is crowned just blocks away from The Strip, after four amazing days of bull riding, and receives a $1 million bonus. While the PBR World Champions have been dominated by the United States and Brazil since its inception, contenders from Australia, Canada and Mexico are always in the running. Currently, the top three riders are Mike Lee, Joao Ricardo Vieira and J.B. Mauney, while bulls Bushwacker, Smackdown and Shepherd Hills Tested lead the ranks.
Pro Bull Riders tickets are $104 on average through the entire tour. The cheapest get-in price during the four-night stay at Thomas & Mack Center is $24 (first night of Finals), compared to $68 for closing night of Finals on Oct 26. Other cheap PBR tickets across America can be found in Birmingham for $24, Anaheim for $22, Phoenix for $23 and Tampa for $21. The most expensive get-in price for PBR tickets is $213 in Colorado, where the PRB organization is based. Come out and experience “America’s original extreme sport” when you score Professional Bull Riders tickets and see who goes Head-to-Horns today!