Pro Bull Riding to return to Knoxville this summer

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Thompson-Boling Arena will welcome back professional bull riding this summer for the fourth consecutive year.

PBR’s Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour Knoxville Invitational will hold events at Thompson-Boling Arena on the University of Tennessee campus at 8 p.m. on Friday, June 5 and at 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 6.

All 45 competing riders will attempt one bull each in Round 1 on Friday. The Top 30 riders from Round 1 will then return for Round 2 on Saturday afternoon. Following Round 2, the Top 15 will then advance to the championship round where they will attempt one final bull, all in an effort to be crowned the event champion.

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