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Evan Williams Bourbon Bullfighter

PERSONAL: Height: 5’8 Weight: 165

AGE:  35 years old

HOMETOWN:  Tomah, WI

YEARS FIGHTING BULLS: 17; second year with CBR

MENTOR: Mike Matt - 3X Wrangler World Champion Bullfighter from Billings Montana

OTHER JOB: Foreman; Kraemer Company

FAMILY: Wife – Beth, Cheyenne-11, Caylee-5

FAVORITES:

Work-out Routine: My construction job keeps me in shape

TV Show: Walker, Texas Ranger

CBR Event: Fort Worth

Movie: Lonesome Dove

Food: Mexican

Bull: Penny Lover

Road trip: CBR World Finals to Cheyenne, 2013

Injuries: Bumps, bruises and a broken wrist

Before I go out into the arena I always: Pray

Best Bull Ride ever seen? Brother Cory in 2001 went 95 points on Rapid Fire at the Dodge City Circuit Finals

How did you get started fighting bulls? My brother and I were was practicing riding bulls and my brother needed someone to fight for him

Did you ride bulls? Yes

If you weren’t fighting bulls I would be? Working more at my regular job

If you could hang out with anyone who would it be? Aaron Rodgers

Hobbies: Roping and training horses

Career Highlights: Championship Bull Riding On the Road to Cheyenne; CBR World Finals 2013; National Federation of Professional Bull Riders; PRCA Dodge Great Lakes Finals; Bull Riders of America, Dodge World Toughest Rodeo