Las Vegas, NV – Kyle Irwin, rookie from Robertsdale, Alabama, won Round 3 in steer wrestling after sharing the win last night and earning a fifth-place check on opening night. He leads the average with 10.9 seconds on three steers, and moved into third place in the world standings, just $12,348 behind leader Nick Guy.
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Las Vegas, NV – The first night performance of the 2014 WNFR did not disappoint the sold out crowd at the Thomas and Mack arena last night. Rookie Bull Riders were making history last night.
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LAS VEGAS, NV – Tonight is the night…the 2014 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo sponsored by Pendleton Whisky kicks off tonight at the Thomas & Mack Arena in Las Vegas. The WNFR will air live tonight on CBS Sports Network at 10:00pm ET. Jeff Medders and Butch Knowles will be announcing. Joe Beaver and Don Gay will be sharing the mic to bring the viewers at home some great insight into the riders and stock.