‘2021 PBR World Finals: Unleash The Beast’ starts November 3 in Las Vegas – WCCO
(CBS) – The 2021 PBR (Professional Bull Riders) World Finals: Unleash The Beast started today, November 3 in Las Vegas and will run until a champion is crowned on November 7. From the T-Mobile Arena, 40 cowboys will compete in order to win the golden buckle and the 2021 title PBR World champion and a super bonus of $ 1 million.
This year’s contestants include the Top 5 PBR Ranked Cowboys; # 1 José Vitor Leme, # 2 Kaique Pachecho, # 3 Cooper Davis, # 4 Joao Ricardo Vieira and # 5 Boudreaux Campbell. The other 35 qualifying places will be completed by …
- Dener Barbosa (Paulo de Faria, Brazil)
- Mauricio Moreira (Gaviao Peixoto, Brazil)
- Derek kolbaba (Walla Walla, Washington)
- Patrik Souza junior (Sonora, Brazil)
- Dalton Kasel (Muleshoe, Texas)
- Keyshaw Whitehorse (McCracken Springs, Utah)
- Chase Dougherty (Décatur, Texas)
- Jesse petri (Dublin, Texas)
- Silvano alves (Pilar do Sul, Brazil)
- Marco eguchi (Poa, Brazil)
- Claudio Montanha Jr. (Pacaembu, Brazil)
- Rafael Henrique dos Santos (Sebastianopolis, Brazil)
- Cody (University station, Texas)
- Eli Vastbinder (Stateville, North Carolina)
- Joao Henrique Lucas (Bastos, Brazil)
- Marcelo Pereira (Rinopolis, Brazil)
- Paulo Ferreira Lima (Bezerros, Brazil)
- Cody Jesus (Window Rock, Arizona)
- Daylon swearingen (Piffard, New York)
- Eduardo Aparecido (Gouvelandia, Brazil)
- André Alvidrez (Seminole, Texas)
- Ezekiel Mitchell (Rockdale, Texas)
- Austin richardson (Dallas, Texas)
- mason taylor (Maypearl, Texas)
- Cole melancon (Sour Lake, Texas)
- Adriano Salgado (Batatais, Brazil)
- Manoelito de Souza Junior (Itamira, Brazil
- Conner Halverson (Gordon, Nebraska)
- Cody Nance (Paris, Tennessee)
- Thiago salgado (Navirai, Brazil)
READ MORE: Governor Walz temporarily loosens trucking regulations to help drought-affected cattle ranchers
The number one and reigning PBR world champion Jose Vitor Leme appears to become just the second consecutive world champion as he makes his first appearance since September with a strained trunk muscle.
Leme has won seven league-leading Unleash The Beast events during the regular season, in addition to topping the standings in round wins (19), championship round wins (5), 90 point races ( 21), mounted bulls (43) and riding percentage (43 for 65 – 66.15%).
Other storylines to watch out for include the first career appearances of five different cowboys (Lane Nobles, Grayson Cole, Alvaro Aguilar Alvarez, Leonardo Lima, and Dalton Rudman.)
READ MORE: Motorcyclist dies in accident in Brainerd
As for the event itself, each rider will ride one bull per night during rounds 1-4 from Wednesday November 3 through Saturday November 6. On Sunday, November 7, all riders who have registered a qualifying race in the first four days of competition will advance to round 5. If less than 30 riders have registered a score, the cowboys will be drawn according to their rank. worldwide until the required field of 30 is completed. After round 5 on Sunday afternoon, the top 12 riders will then move on to the championship round. While rounds 1, 2, 4 and 6 will be by lottery, rounds 3 and 5 will include rider selections.
CBS Sports Network will broadcast each round of the PBR World Finals. Coverage will begin at 10 p.m. ET on Wednesday, November 3, 10 p.m. ET on Thursday, November 4, 11 p.m. ET on Friday, November 5, 11 p.m. ET on Saturday, November 5, and 1 p.m. ET on Sunday, November 7. Sunday’s championship round will be broadcast live on the CBS television network at 3 p.m. ET
PBR RidePass on PlutoTV will offer reruns and reruns on demand from PBR PWVT events. PBR RidePass is available on desktops, laptops and mobile devices through www.pluto.tv.
NO MORE NEWS: Minneapolis Community Group Sits with Police Leaders to Create Roadmap for Transformation
For more information on The 2021 PBR World Finals: Free the Beast please visit PBR.com.