Posted: 4/15/2019

Billings Invitational Presented by Cooper Tires UTB event results

Cooper Davis rode 3 of 4 over the weekend and lead the event going into the event championship round.  Cooper won round 1, his fifth round win of the season and finished second in the event after failing to cover his championship round bull.  Cooper earned 362 standings points and he is currently eighth in the world standings with 1,238 points.

Jess Lockwood remains unfit for competition but there appears to be more clarity as to when he may return.  Jess is expecting to compete once again in Albuquerque May 17 – 18 – 19.  I will continue to keep you posted as we get closer to the Albuquerque draw release.  Jess is currently fourth in the PBR world standings with 2,098 points.

Derek Kolbaba: Placed 4th, riding 2 for 4, with a score of 174.75, winning the third round by riding Black Rose for 88 points.

Up Next for PBR’s Unleash the Beast tour: The PBR UTB will take the upcoming Easter weekend off and return the following weekend to Columbus, OH for the Wrangler Long Live Cowboys Classic presented by Cooper Tires at the Schottenstein Center on the campus of Ohio State University.  The 14th stop in the 2019 season gets underway Saturday April 17th at 6:45 pm EDT and concludes Sunday April 28th at 2:45 pm EDT.  Columbus will also play host to the season’s fifth 15 / 15 Bucking Battle Saturday night.  CBS network television will broadcast the special round Sunday April 28th at 3:00 pm EDT.

CBS Sports Network will air the Championship round Sunday April 28th at 3:00 pm EDT.

Please check your local listings for programming confirmation.

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