Riders: Injury Reports

Blood. Bruises. Broken bones. It's all in a day's work for the PBR's elite Sports Medicine Team. Anytime one the best bull rider's in the world face their one-ton adversaries at a Built Ford Tough Series event we have the staff to make sure they recieve the best possible care if needed.

Injuries from the Past 30 Days

Last Update Rider Status News Reported Est. Return Est. Missed
Sunday, April 13, 2014
12:00 AM
Jordan Hupp
Competing

Jordan Hupp bruised his back when he was hit by his Round 3 bull in Billings, Mont., after being thrown off. He is competing.

4/13/2014 4/14/2014 N/A
Sunday, April 13, 2014
12:00 AM
Valdiron de Oliveira
Competing

Valdiron de Oliveira is competing with right shoulder instability (free arm), a recurrence of an old injury.

4/13/2014 4/14/2014 N/A
Sunday, April 13, 2014
12:00 AM
Emilio Resende
Out

Emilio Resende is not competing in the championship round in Billings, Mont., after straining his right elbow (riding arm) and right thumb during his Round 2 ride and aggravating the elbow injury during Round 3 in Billings, Mont. He is probable for Des Moines, Iowa.

4/13/2014 4/14/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Guilherme Marchi
Probable

Guilherme Marchi bruised his left shoulder (free arm) when he was hit by the horn of his Round 1 bull in Billings, Mont. He competed in the 15/15 Bucking Battle. He is probable for Round 2.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Robson Palermo
Out

Robson Palermo dislocated his right shoulder during his ride in the 15/15 Bucking Battle in Billings, Mont. He is out of competition.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Emilio Resende
Probable

Emilio Resende bruised his right foot when he was stepped on after being thrown off of his bull in the 15/15 Bucking Battle in Billings, Mont. He is expected to compete on Saturday.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Mike Lee
Competing

Mike Lee injured his right ankle when he was stepped on by his bull in Round 1 in Billings, Mont.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Markus Mariluch
Probable

Markus Mariluch sprained his right ankle when he was stepped on by his Round 1 bull in Billings, Mont. He is expected to compete in Round 2.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Fabiano Vieira
Competing

Fabiano Vieira returns to competition in Billings, Mont., after being out with a concussion.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Tanner Byrne
Competing

Tanner Byrne returns to competition in Billings, Mont., after being out with a concussion.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Claudio Crisostomo
Out

Claudio Cristostomo returns to competition in Billings, Mont., two weeks earlier than recommended, after being out with a left clavicle fracture for which he underwent surgery.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Friday, April 11, 2014
12:00 AM
Mike Lee
Competing

Mike Lee is competing with a sore right knee following arthroscopic surgery for a torn meniscus.

4/11/2014 4/12/2014 N/A
Saturday, April 05, 2014
12:00 AM
Thad Newell
Out

X-Rays confirm Thad Newell broke his left shoulder blade. He is out of competition in Nampa, Idaho.

4/5/2014 4/6/2014 N/A
Saturday, April 05, 2014
12:00 AM
Ty Pozzobon
Out

Ty Pozzobon is not competing in Round 2 in Nampa, Idaho. He is probable for Billings, Mont.

4/5/2014 4/6/2014 N/A
Saturday, April 05, 2014
12:00 AM
Marco Eguchi
Out

Marco Eguchi is not competing in Round 2 in Nampa, Idaho. He is questionable for Billings, Mont.

4/5/2014 4/6/2014 N/A
Saturday, April 05, 2014
12:00 AM
Tanner Byrne
Out

Tanner Bryne is not competing in Round 2 in Nampa, Idaho after sustaining a concussion when he was stepped on as he was thrown from his bull in the 15/15 Bucking Battle.

4/5/2014 4/6/2014 N/A
Saturday, April 05, 2014
12:00 AM
Fabiano Vieira
Out

Fabiano Vieira is not competing in Round 2 in Nampa, Idaho, after sustaining a concussion when he hit the ground hard as he was thrown from his bull in the 15/15 Bucking Battle.

4/5/2014 4/6/2014 N/A
Saturday, April 05, 2014
12:00 AM
L.J. Jenkins
Probable

L.J. Jenkins sustained a left costochondral sprain when he was hit by his championship-round bull in Nampa, Idaho. He is probable for Billings, Mont.

4/5/2014 4/6/2014 N/A
Saturday, April 05, 2014
12:00 AM
Chad Vanamburg
Competing

Chad Vanamburg strained his left groin (hip adductor) during his championship-round ride in Nampa, Idaho.

4/5/2014 4/6/2014 N/A
Friday, April 04, 2014
12:00 AM
Tanner Byrne
Questionable

INJURY UPDATE: Tanner Byrne sustained a concussion during the 15/15 Bucking Battle in Nampa, Idaho. He is questionable for Round 2.

4/4/2014 4/5/2014 N/A
Friday, April 04, 2014
12:00 AM
Robson Palermo
Questionable

Robson Palermo dislocated his right shoulder when he hung up to Round 1 bull in Nampa, Idaho. He will not compete in the 15/15 Bucking Battle or Round 2. He is doubtful for Billings, Mont.

4/4/2014 4/5/2014 N/A
Friday, April 04, 2014
12:00 AM
Matt Triplett
Questionable

Matt Triplett sprained his right wrist (riding hand) during his Round 1 ride in Nampa, Idaho. He is not competing in the 15/15 Bucking Battle or Round 2. He is questionable for Billings, Mont.

4/4/2014 4/5/2014 N/A
Friday, April 04, 2014
12:00 AM
Thad Newell
Questionable

Thad Newell injured his left shoulder (riding arm) when he was struck by the bull's horn as he was thrown in Round 1. He is doubtful for Round 2.

4/4/2014 4/5/2014 N/A
Friday, April 04, 2014
12:00 AM
Fabiano Vieira
Questionable

Fabiano Vieira sustained a concussion during the 15/15 Bucking Battle in Nampa, Idaho. He is questionable for Round 2.

4/4/2014 4/5/2014 N/A
Friday, April 04, 2014
12:00 AM
Marco Eguchi
Questionable

Marco Eguchi sustained bruising of his right forearm (riding hand) and left elbow when he was stepped on in the 15/15 Bucking Battle in Nampa, Idaho. He is doubtful for Round 2.

4/4/2014 4/5/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 29, 2014
12:00 AM
Robson Palermo
Competing

Robson Palermo strained his right shoulder (free arm, rotator cuff) during his ride in the 15/15 in Fresno, Calif. He is competing.

3/29/2014 3/30/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 29, 2014
12:00 AM
Keith Roquemore
Questionable

Keith Roquemore sustained a concussion when his head hit the ground as he was thrown from his Round 2 bull in Fresno, Calif.

3/29/2014 3/30/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 29, 2014
12:00 AM
Gage Gay
Questionable

Gage Gay aggravated a left shoulder (free arm) injury sustained in Albuquerque, N.M., during his Round 2 ride in Fresno, Calif. He is not competing in the championship round and is questionable for Nampa, Idaho.

3/29/2014 3/30/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 29, 2014
12:00 AM
Chase Outlaw
Questionable

Chase Outlaw sprained his pelvis and strained his right groin during his Round 2 ride in Fresno, Calif. He is doubtful for Nampa, Idaho.

3/29/2014 3/30/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 29, 2014
12:00 AM
Brady Sims
Probable

Brady Sims sustained a concussion when his head collided with the bull during his ride in the championship round in Fresno, Calif. He is probable for Nampa, Idaho.

3/29/2014 3/30/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 29, 2014
12:00 AM
Brent Chaffin
Questionable

Brent Chaffin sustained a concussion when his head collided with the bull's head during his Round 2 ride in Fresno, Calif., and a neck injury when he landed on his head. He was transported to a local hospital for further evaluation

3/29/2014 3/30/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 29, 2014
12:00 AM
Billy Robinson
Out

Billy Robinson is not competing in Round 2 in Fresno, Calif., after aggravating a left groin (hip adductor) strain sustained in Albuquerque, N.M. He is questionable for Nampa, Idaho.

3/29/2014 3/30/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Sean Willingham
Out

Sean Willingham is not competing in the 15/15 Bucking Battle in Fresno, Calif., after aggravating a jaw injury sustained in Albuquerque, N.M. He is questionable for Nampa, Idaho.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Ty Pozzobon
Out

Ty Pozzobon is not competing in Round 2 in Fresno, Calif., due to a concussion sustained in Round 1. He is questionable for Nampa, Idaho.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Kody Lostroh
Competing

Kody Lostroh returns to competition in Fresno, Calif., after being out with a strained extensor tendon of his left thumb (riding hand) and sprained left wrist sustained in Chicago.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Billy Robinson
Competing

Billy Robinson returns to competition after being out due to a strained left groin sustained in Albuquerque, N.M.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Eduardo Aparecido
Competing

Eduardo Aparecido returns to competition in Fresno, Calif., after being out due to a left shoulder (free arm) contusion/sprain sustained Albuquerque, N.M.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Robson Palermo
Competing

Robson Palermo returns to competition in Fresno, Calif., after being out with a left groin strain sustained in Phoenix.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Gage Gay
Competing

Gage Gay returns to competition in Fresno, Calif., after being out due to neck and left shoulder contusions sustained in Albuquerque, N.M.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
L.J. Jenkins
Competing

L.J. Jenkins returns to competition after being out due to a right shoulder strain/contusion sustained in Albuquerque, N.M.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Sean Willingham
Competing

Sean Willingham returns to competition in Fresno, Calif., after being out due to a broken right foot and a lacerated chin.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
J. B. Mauney
Competing

J.B. Mauney returns to competition in Fresno, Calif., after being out with a sprained ankle sustained in Tacoma, Wash.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
Jory Markiss
Out

Jory Markiss is out due to an injury sustained in the practice pen this week.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Friday, March 28, 2014
12:00 AM
J. B. Mauney
Competing

J.B. Mauney is riding with his right hand in Round 2 in Fresno, Calif., after spraining his left wrist during his ride in Round 1.

3/28/2014 3/29/2014 N/A
Sunday, March 23, 2014
12:00 AM
Justin Robards
Out

Justin Robards is not competing in Round 3 in Albuquerque, N.M., due to separated left ribs sustained in Round 1.

3/23/2014 3/24/2014 N/A
Sunday, March 23, 2014
12:00 AM
Gage Gay
Out

Gage Gay is not competing in Round 3 in Albuquerque, N.M., due to neck and left shoulder contusions sustained in Round 2. He is probable for Fresno, Calif.

3/23/2014 3/24/2014 N/A
Sunday, March 23, 2014
12:00 AM
Renato Nunes
Probable

Renato Nunes strained his right hamstring when his spur hung in his bull rope as he was bucked off his Round 3 bull in Albuquerque, N.M. He is probable for Fresno, Calif.

3/23/2014 3/24/2014 N/A
Sunday, March 23, 2014
12:00 AM
Matt Triplett
Competing

Matt Triplett sustained a concussion when his head hit the ground as he was thrown from his Round 3 in Albuquerque, N.M. He is competing.

3/23/2014 3/24/2014 N/A
Sunday, March 23, 2014
12:00 AM
L.J. Jenkins
Out

L.J. Jenkins is not competing in the championship round in Albuquerque, N.M., after straining his right rotator cuff (riding arm) when he hung up as he was thrown from his Round 3 bull. He is questionable for Fresno, Calif.

3/23/2014 3/24/2014 N/A
Sunday, March 23, 2014
12:00 AM
Billy Robinson
Out

Billy Robinson strained his left groin (hip abductor) during his Round 3 ride in Albuquerque, N.M. He is not competing in the championship round. He is probable for Fresno, Calif.

3/23/2014 3/24/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 22, 2014
12:00 AM
Josh Birks
Competing

Josh Birks sustained a small laceration and a contusion of his nose when he was hit by the bull's horn as he was being thrown from his bull in Round 2 in Albuquerque, N.M. He is expected to compete in Round 3.

3/22/2014 3/23/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 22, 2014
12:00 AM
Ben Jones
Out

Ben Jones is out of competition in Round 2 in Albuquerque, N.M., after sustaining a sprained neck in Round 1. He is questionable for Fresno, Calif.

3/22/2014 3/23/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 22, 2014
12:00 AM
Sean Willingham
Out

Sean Willingham is not competing in Round 2 in Albuquerque, N.M., due to a broken right foot, a possible broken jaw, and a lacerated chin. He is questionable for Fresno, Calif.

3/22/2014 3/23/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 22, 2014
12:00 AM
Eduardo Aparecido
Questionable

Eduardo Aparecido bruised his left shoulder (free arm) when he was thrown from his Round 2 bull in Albuquerque, N.M. He is questionable for Round 3.

3/22/2014 3/23/2014 N/A
Saturday, March 22, 2014
12:00 AM
Gage Gay
Probable

Gage Gay bruised his neck and left shoulder (free arm) and sprained his left shoulder when he was hooked as he was thrown from his Round 2 bull in Albuquerque, N.M. He is probable for Round 3.

3/22/2014 3/23/2014 N/A
Friday, March 21, 2014
12:00 AM
Robson Palermo
Out

Robson Palermo is out with a left groin strain sustained in Phoenix.

3/21/2014 3/22/2014 N/A
Friday, March 21, 2014
12:00 AM
Sean Willingham
Competing

Sean Willingham is competing with a broken bone in his right foot sustained dismounting his Round 2 bull in Tacoma, Wash.

3/21/2014 3/22/2014 N/A
Friday, March 21, 2014
12:00 AM
J. B. Mauney
Out

J.B. Mauney is out of competition with a sprained ankle sustained in Tacoma, Wash.

3/21/2014 3/22/2014 N/A
Friday, March 21, 2014
12:00 AM
Mike Lee
Out

Mike Lee is out with a torn meniscus in his right knee. He is scheduled for surgery on Tuesday and is expected to return to competition in Nampa, Idaho.

3/21/2014 3/22/2014 N/A
Friday, March 21, 2014
12:00 AM
Stormy Wing
Competing

Stormy Wing is competing with a strained right groin.

3/21/2014 3/22/2014 N/A
Friday, March 21, 2014
12:00 AM
Zane Lambert
Competing

Zane Lambert returns to competition after being out due to a right ankle sprain sustained in Kansas City, Mo.

3/21/2014 3/22/2014 N/A
Friday, March 21, 2014
12:00 AM
Justin Robards
Probable

Justin Robards separated his left lower ribs during his ride in Round 1 in Albuquerque, N.M. He is probable for Round 2.

3/21/2014 3/22/2014 N/A
Friday, March 21, 2014
12:00 AM
Sean Willingham
Probable

Sean Willingham sustained a lacerated chin when he struck the bull's head during his ride in Round 1 in Albuquerque, N.M. The laceration was sutured in the training room. He is probable for Round 2.

3/21/2014 3/22/2014 N/A
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