via press release:
CBS SPORTS NETWORK HITS THE DIRT FOR PBR WORLD FINALS
BEGINNING WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23
Professional Bull Riders (PBR) concludes its 20th season of competition and crowns the 2013 World Champion at the PBR WORLD FINALS airing exclusively on CBS Sports Network over five days, Wednesday, October 23 – Sunday, October 27. Action kicks off on Wednesday and continues at 9:00 PM, ET on Thursday, Oct. 24, Friday, Oct. 25 and Saturday, Oct. 26 from Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The 2013 PBR World Champion will be crowned live on CBS Sports Network on Sunday, Oct. 27 (2:30 PM, ET).
Craig Hummer announces, along with nine-time World Champion and PBR co-founder Ty Murray, PBR Ring of Honor member J.W. Hart, reporter Leah Garcia and bull fighter Shorty Gorham.
Heading into Wednesday’s World Finals, two-time defending World Champion Silvano Alves has a tight lead over J.B. Mauney, who has won each of the last three events on the Built Ford Tough Series.
As the exclusive television home of PBR, CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network featured more than 100 hours of original PBR event coverage in 2013, culminating with this week’s exclusive coverage of the World Finals.
CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.