NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Camping World Team Series event inside Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee, witnessed electrifying action as the Arizona Ridge Riders stunned the previously undefeated Austin Gamblers during the opening night of game play for PBR Stampede Days.
Nashville Stampede Walk-Off Win
The Nashville Stampede, hosting the event in their hometown, secured an impressive 88-0 victory against the Missouri Thunder. The win marked a triumphant start for the defending Champions as they competed in Nashville for the first time since their Cinderella-style victory in the 2022 PBR Teams Championship.
Arizona Ridge Riders’ First Win
In a thrilling turn of events, the Arizona Ridge Riders achieved their first win of the season by defeating the league’s top-ranked and undefeated Austin Gamblers. The pivotal moment came with an 84.5-point ride from Arizona’s Colten Fritzlan, solidifying their victory.
Carolina Cowboys vs. Oklahoma Freedom Showdown
The Carolina Cowboys and Oklahoma Freedom, ranked second and third in the league with matching 5-2 records, engaged in a heated showdown. Thiago Salgado’s 86.75-point score clinched a narrow 0.5-point victory for the Freedom against the Cowboys, despite a strong 86.26-point effort from Carolina’s Cooper Davis.
Texas Rattlers Triumph
In an intense game, the Texas Rattlers managed to fend off a determined challenge from the Kansas City Outlaws, securing a victory of 348.5-267.75. A significant contribution came from closer Braidy Randolph, who delivered a massive 90-point ride.
Stampede Days Continuation
The Nashville Stampede Days will continue on Saturday, August 19 at 6:45 p.m. CDT. Tickets can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com and PBR.com, at the Bridgestone Arena Box Office, or by calling PBR customer service at 1-800-732-1727.
Stampede Street Party
As part of the event festivities, the Stampede Street Party on Rep. John Lewis Way S between Broadway and Demonbreun will open at 10 a.m. CDT on Saturday, August 19. The party will feature musical performances, including Cody Hibbard, Ariat presents The 615 House featuring Diamond Dixie, George Birge, Chase McDaniel, Logan Crosby, and Austin McNeill.
PBR RidePass Replays
PBR RidePass on Pluto TV will offer replays of all the PBR Teams Camping World Series action from Nashville, Tennessee. Check https://pluto.tv/en/live-tv/pbr-ridepass for the latest programming schedule.
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