Ryder Wright split the Round 10 win with a 91-point ride on Pete Carr Pro Rodeo’s Big Texas to catapult to the world and average championships at the 2020 Wrangler NFR .
1988. Jim Sharp makes NFR history by becoming the first bull rider to ride all 10 bulls . He sets the NFR record for the aggregate (771 points on 10 head), en route to his first world title.
Barrel Race Placing Payoff Per Go-Round: $84,615.38
Cowboy Christmas , the retail gift show held every December at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the National Finals Rodeo, has been canceled for 2020 .
Wrangler NFR 2020 Moves to Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo ( NFR ) is moving to Texas in December 2020 .
ARLINGTON, Texas – After experiencing a dry spell at the 2020 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo , team ropers Clay Smith and Jade Corkill found glory Monday night . Smith and Corkill stopped the clock in 3.6 seconds at Globe Life Field, which also tied the Round 5 NFR record set in the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.
2020 NFR: Team Roping (Headers) World Standings
While Bill Wright , the patriarch of this large Mormon family , struggles to manage the ranch, his sons and grandsons continue to dominate the pro rodeo circuit, their names familiar to anyone with a knowledge of the sport. In earlier years, the ranch financed the family’s rodeo hobby.
Currently, 2021 NFR ticket prices start as low as $164 with an average price of $286. NFR suite tickets may also be available.
This year will mark the 32nd anniversary of the NFR in Las Vegas. The prize money for the participants this year will be $10 million.
LAS VEGAS — The marquee National Finals Rodeo is moving this year from Las Vegas to Arlington, Texas , due to coronavirus restrictions, event officials announced Wednesday.