Jorge Valdiviezo is the first Mexican on the Built Ford Tough Series, where the PBR’s best 35 riders compete. The 26-year-old competed in the Last Cowboy Standing this weekend at Las Vegas Village.
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The PBR, the Professional Bull Riders, will produce and promote a rodeo and a headline bull riding event as part of Las Vegas Helldorado Days in May, joining forces with local groups to celebrate the city's Western roots.
Scenes from the final night as the Nation Finals Rodeo wraps up at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Following the final round of a 10-round fight for the ages between bareback riders Steven Peebles and Kaycee Feild at the National Finals Rodeo, the challenger Peebles was the last cowboy standing Saturday night after knocking out the popular four-time defending world champion Feild at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Results from Saturday night's ninth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Scenes from the NFR's ninth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center on Friday.
A money player is defined as an athlete who performs best under pressure. Elko native Dakota Eldridge has been the epitome of a money player in his first three National Finals Rodeo appearances at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Results from Friday night's ninth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Show me a cowboy who has arguably taken the most unique route to rodeo success, and I'll show you a Frenchman with a Texas accent.
Over Thanksgiving weekend, JoJo LeMond wasn't thinking anything about the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. And why would he? He finished 16th in the world in the team roping header standings, one spot short of earning a trip to the season-ending event at the Thomas & Mack Center.