Riders for Mississippi Shootout Announced

Fort Worth, Texas (December 27, 2008) Championship Bull Riding, Inc. (CBR) released a list of some of the riders that will be appearing at the Tuff Hedeman Mississippi Shootout, sponsored by the Beau Rivage Resort and Casino.

The event, which is the first stop for the 2009 CBR Tour, will feature the top 40 CBR Riders going into the World Championship as well as several riders from Mississippi. Danny McDowell, Cooper Kanngiesser, Chad Castillo, Jay Morrow and Elliot Jacoby are currently the top five in the Crown Royal standings.

The show, originally postponed as a result of two hurricane threats, is on Saturday, January 3rd, 2009 at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum beginning at 8 p.m. and will be nationally televised on RFD-TV. Organizers are encouraging a large attendance and hope the television viewing audience will be inspired by the support the community has given and visit the region soon.

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