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CAPTION ONLY: COWBOYS RIDE THE BULLS

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At right, Nuce Cook from Amarillo, Texas, takes a header into the Delta Center dirt after being bucked by WD40 during the first round of the Wrangler Bull Riders Only Series Saturday night. Nuce earned 0 points for his effort. Below, Gilbert Carillo of Stephenville, Texas, holds on for a first-round score of 76, good enough for a tie for second place and $500. Carillo tied Jimmy Young of Blackfoot, Idaho, in the first round. Wade Joyal of Calgary, Alberta, took first with a 79. Shane Thurston of Hesperus, Colo., earned $10,000 to take first place after the third and final round. Thurston rode 52 Tiger for 84 points and the victory. No other rider made the eight-second whistle in the third round. Salt Lake was the 12th stop on the 17-city tour. 11,500 fans watched the event.