2018 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo: Live Stream Official site for PRCA Rodeo Online and VOD

The National Finals Rodeo is set to take place in Las Vegas, Nevada from December 6th to December 15th. The competition is organized by the rodeos’ major North American governing body, Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (also known as PRCA). The PRCA organizes the NFR as a championship event to award international titles among 120 contestants competing within several high-difficulty rodeo events. The contestants compete in various rodeo competitions across the United States for a chance to qualify for this event. Once a part of the event, the competitors typically strive to become a PRCA World All-Around Champion.

Long before the Dallas Cowboys were winning Super Bowls in American football, real-life cowboys were competing in the “Super Bowl of Rodeo” in Dallas, Texas as early as 1959. The seven-competition tradition began there, but also saw stops in Los Angeles, California from 1962 to 1964, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma from 1965 to 1984, and finally to its current location of Las Vegas since 1985. It wasn’t until 2001 that the event received its first major sponsor in the form of Wrangler, an American-based jean manufacturer that specializes in jeans fit for rodeo use.

Rodeo fans are eagerly waiting to see the event live. The National Finals Rodeo is not the only showcase of the best cowboys but also showcase of patience, bravery and spurs.

We provide live streaming information of the National Finals Rodeo 2018 online right here. Let’s check out more details about Las Vegas NFR 2018 live streaming, broadcast channels, time, schedule, events, and ticket information below:

Events2018 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo (NFR)
DatesDec 6, 2018 – Dec 15, 2018
Time10:00 PM ET – 1:00 AM ET
VenueThomas & Mack Center -- Las Vegas, Nevada
Live stream:CBSSN online (provider login required), on-demand encores 12 hours after airing at Pro Rodeo TV

How to Watch NFR Live Stream

Finding a place to watch the Wrangler NFR online can be hard to find as it is not well advertised. The live stream will be shown on the CBS Sports Network app as well as Pro Rodeo TV. Both places will have great service and you will be able to watch all 10 straight nights of high flying action without any interruption.

CBS Sports Network

CBS Sports Network has the rights to this year’s NFR in Las Vegas. The network will be airing coverage of the event from December 6th to the 15th at 10 PM EST/ 7 PM EST on their network. This is great news as fans all across the United States can easily watch their favorite cowboys compete for World Championships and if they do not have the CBS Sports Network they can head down to their local bar to watch the action. CBS brings a great crew every single year and they will bring great coverage as well as interviews of your favorite cowboys.

ProRodeo

ProRodeoTV is a great option to watch the National Finals Rodeo if you do not have cable. The cost per month is less than $7 which is the cheapest option if you are just looking to watch rodeo. They have coverage of rodeo events almost every single week from around the United States. The service only costs $80, which is a great deal to watch 10 straight nights of rodeo.

Rural Radio Sirius XM

Steve Kenyon and Wade Wheatley will be hosting coverage of the 2018 Wrangler NFR this year on Sirius XM’s Rural Radio. They will be covering every single night of the rodeo and they will do an excellent job as they have done in years past.

WNFR Official Broadcaster

Randy Corley and Wayne Brooks will be announcing this year’s Wrangler NFR for ten nights in a row beginning December 6th. Corley and Brooks have announced the National Finals Rodeo for five straight years and they will make it six years this December. Roger Mooney will be joining the team for his first year and should be an exciting addition to the team.

Watch NFR Live Stream Without Cable

There are several television apps that carry CBS Sports Network so that you can watch the National Finals Rodeo without cable connection. These are the following apps that carry the CBS Sports Network: DirecTV Now, Sling TV, YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, or Playstation Vue.

You can also purchase ProRodeoTv as well. That would be the most cost effective method if you plan to watch rodeo throughout the year.

National Finals Rodeo Live Streaming Outside USA

There are only 2 ways to watch the National Finals Rodeo outside of the USA. The first way is to sign up for a VPN and then get the free trial of one of these apps that offer the CBS Sports Network: DirecTV Now, Sling TV, YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, or PlayStation Vue.

The other way is to sign up for Pro Rodeo TV which is a great service. There are no country restrictions on the website so you are free to watch it whether you are in Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom, Australia, or Brazil.

NFR Contestants

In order to qualify for the NFR, you must be a part of the PRCA (Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association) and be one of the top 15 in prize money for the year. There are 7 different ways to qualify for the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas. The events are: All-Around, Bareback, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Saddle Bronc Riding, Tie-Down Roping, and Bull Riding. Barrel Riding is another event featured in rodeos but they do not compete in the Wrangler NFR in Las Vegas. Steer Roping is another world final event but it occurs at the National Finals Steer Roping that typically occurs during the first weekend in November.

2018 Wrangler NFR Round

The payout for the 2018 National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas is giving out $10 million dollars is prize money. Each contestant in the NFR is given $10,000 for qualifying so the amount that can be won during the competition is $8.8 million dollars. Each event has a payout of $1.1 million dollars which is why this is the biggest chance for competitors to take home a huge pot of money and increase their total winnings for the year.

Schedule 2018 SEASON

The schedule for this year’s National Finals Rodeo is going to be jam-packed with amazing events and special nights. There will be something for every fan such as Canadian night and the Cowboys will be showing off their incredible talents in their respective events.

EventDate
Great Lakes Circuit Finals 11/08/2018
Great Lakes Circuit Finals11/09/2018
Great Lakes Circuit Finals11/10/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 112/06/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 212/07/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 312/08/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 412/09/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 512/10/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 612/11/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 712/12/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 812/13/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 912/14/2018
National Finals Rodeo Round 1012/15/2018

Wrangler NFR Events

The NFR has an allotment of amazing events that entertain all rodeo fans across the US and the world. The best of the best will be competing to try and win a world championship. In order to win a world champion the cowboy must have the most total prize money at the end of the season. The Wrangler NFR has such a large pot that the winner of the event is generally the world champion.

Bareback riding

Bareback riding is an extremely similar event to bull riding. Bareback riding is the most dangerous event in all of rodeo as the most serious injuries occur when cowboys compete in this event. The rider has to try and stay on the horse for as long as he can. Tim O’Connell, Caleb Bennett, and Clayton Biglow are the three biggest names that are expected to compete for the world championship.

Steer wrestling

This is an extremely entertaining event. A steer is released into the arena and then a rider rides his horse into the arena just after the steer is released. The rider, also known as a bulldogger, then has to grab onto the steer’s horns and take the animal down onto its left side to stop the timer. Curtis Cassidy, Tyler Pearson, and Scott Guenthner are three of the top bulldoggers that are competing.

Team Roping

Team roping is the only true team event at the rodeo. Two riders have to try and tie up a steer by both his head and his feet. The rider that ties the steer up by his head is known as the Header and the rider that ties the steer up by his feet is known as a Heeler. The header has to get his rope around the steer before the heeler can try and rope the steer’s feet. Once both the head and feet are tied up, the riders have to face each other to stop the clock. Clay Smith and Junior Nogueira are the top team that is expected to take home the world championship.

Saddle bronc riding

Saddle Bronc Riding is one of the most entertaining events in rodeo. The rider of the horse has to use his skills and strength to ride a bucking horse for eight seconds and show great control and balance during those eight seconds. The rider can only use one hand to grip onto the horse and a smooth ride is a better score than a rough ride. Jacobs Crawley and Ryder Wright are expected to compete for the world championship.

Tie-down roping

Tie-Down roping is one of the more controversial events at the Wrangler NFR. The rider has to tie up a calf for the timer to stop. The calf is released into the arena and given a head start and then the rider has to rope the calf’s head and then dismount the horse to tie the calf’s legs up. If the calf stays in the knot for more than 6 seconds then the timer will stop. Shane Hanchey and Tuf Cooper will be competing for this world championship.

Bull riding

Bull riding is arguably the most famous rodeo event, the average person first thinks of this event when they think about the rodeo. The premise is simple, the rider has to stay on the bull for as long as he can and the one who stays on the longest wins. Sage Kimzey is the leader in this field having won 4 world championships in bull riding already at age 22. He is the favorite to win and will be looking to win his 5th championship.

2018 NFR Opening Ceremonies

The Wrangler NFR always has a great opening ceremony filled with excitement and enthusiasm. Generally, a top country music act performs during the opening ceremony to get the fans excited and kick off the event with a bang. The musical act has not been announced this year yet. All of the cowboys competing at the NFR come out riding their horses and showing off their state’s flag or country’s flag.

Cowboy Christmas

The Cowboy Christmas is held at every single Wrangler NFR at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The event showcases some of the best equipment and experiences that every cowboy would want. It runs from December 6th to the 15th from 9 AM to 5 PM and you can even meet your favorite rodeo competitors. Make sure that you make time for this amazing event and bring your wallet because you will want to buy everything.

Junior NFR

The Junior National Finals Rodeo takes place at the Las Vegas Convention Center at the same time as the Cowboy Christmas. There are various events throughout the day with different age groups competing on different days. This is your chance to check out the cowboys of the future and see the bright and young up and comers. You can check out the schedule here.

Miss Rodeo America

The Miss Rodeo America Pageant is one of the time honored traditions at the Wrangler NFR. The pageant starts four days before the competition starts on December 2nd and runs until December 9th. The pageant finals take place on Sunday December 9th from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM at the Tropicana Las Vegas. Rodeo fans should check out the event as they will not have to miss any rodeo events to watch.

Autograph Sessions

There will be autograph sessions for all of your favorite cowboys that take place at the Cowboy Christmas. The autograph sessions are divided up into the different National Finals Rodeo events. So, there will be an autograph session for bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, saddle bronc riders, barrel racers, bull riding, and tie-down roping. The session will start at 12 PM everyday and last until 2 PM so make sure you get there early! You can check out the schedule here.

WPRA Star Celebration

This is an awards ceremony that celebrates several high-profile awards won by females within rodeo during the calendar year. This ceremony has traditionally taken place at the Grand Ballroom of the South Point Hotel and Casino and provides a great opportunity to shine a light on the often-overlooked female contributions to rodeo.

Tickets

The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo season tickets have been sold out for 26 years straight. There is a currently a waitlist if you want to apply to be a season ticket holder. There are still individual tickets available for certain nights but they are going to be sold out soon so buy your tickets as soon as you can.

Entertainment around Las Vegas

There will be a lot of entertainment happening around Vegas during the Wrangler NFR. All of the biggest country acts in the music industry will be performing from George Strait to Georgia Florida Line. A lot of the big hotels and casinos will also be putting together special events just for rodeo fans so make sure you do not miss out!

Make sure you check out our other articles on all of the music acts and late night entertainment that Vegas is putting on for the NFR.

Final Words

The 2018 National Finals Rodeo is going to be an absolutely incredible event filled with fantastic rodeo events that every cowboy will enjoy. Las Vegas is the perfect venue for the Wrangler NFR as there is plenty to do and a lot to see while you are visiting. Which cowboy are you excited to see in December? Let us know in the comments!

Kontuzjowany Wes Morgan będzie wspierał drużynę podczas meczu z Atletico

Kontuzjowany Wes Morgan będzie wspierał drużynę podczas meczu z Atletico mimo kontuzji pleców.

Trener Craig Shakespeare nie będzie mógł skorzystać z pomocy Wesa Morgana podczas pierwszego meczu z Atletico Madryt. Kapitan Leicester poleciał jednak do Madrytu, ponieważ Lisy zostaną w stolicy Hiszpanii dzień dłużej przygotowując się do następnego meczu Premier League z Crystal Palace. Jamajczyk doznał kontuzji pleców podczas meczu rewanżowego z Sevillą. Morgana ma zastąpić grający ostatnio w podstawowym składzie – Yohan Benalouane.

Craig Shakespeare skomentował tą sytuację: Wide World of Sports

„Wes będzie z nami, głównie dlatego, że chcę mieć pełny skład. Zostaniemy w Madrycie dzień dłużej, żeby przygotować się do meczu z Crystal Palace i pragnę, aby każdy był obecny podczas sesji treningowej.”

„Nie mam problemu z piłkarzami, którzy dużo mówią w szatni, póki nie przeszkadzają mi, gdy ja przemawiam. Oczekuję zaangażowania od każdego kto nie gra i jest poza składem. Zachęcam ich do rozmów ze mną i wymiany uwag, ponieważ mogą zauważyć coś zauważyć, nawet w przerwie kiedy skończę przemowę. To nie jest nic nowego u nas. Nie wymyśliłem tego. Tak jest od lat. Teraz jest szczególny czas, ponieważ Wes jest kontuzjowany. Wes jest czymś więcej niż liderem.”

Morgan zagrał 88 meczów z rzędu w Premier League zanim doznał kontuzji:

„Naturalne jest to, że jest on rozczarowany, ale kontuzje to część życia piłkarskiego. Grał on przez wiele lat i nie opuścił wielu gier. Jest to coś nowego dla niego i musi się do tego przyzwyczaić, ale mentalnie jest silny.”

The 25 top paid NFL players of 1967 to 2018

25 top paid NFL players of all time

Just a couple of months after Carr signed his record-breaking contract, Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford made history with a five-year, $135 million deal that earned him the top spot on the list of highest-paid NFL players. He gets paid $27 million annually — the NFL’s highest-ever salary. In the NFL, lots of players sign big contracts. But unlike other sports, NFL deals are rarely guaranteed and few players see all of the money in those large deals. But a select few have gone on to make big money in their careers as there are now 26 players who have made at least $100 million. The list of the 25 players with the most career earnings includes 17 active players, 17 quarterbacks, 1 Tom Brady, and 2 Mannings. In the help of Spotrac.com , NFLGames2018Updates.Com find out 25 top paid players in the history of NFL. Here are the 25 highest-paid players in NFL history.

The 25 top paid NFL players of all time
Rank Name Line up Earnings
1 Peyton Manning QB $248.7 million
2 Eli Manning QB $219.3 million
3 Tom Brady QB $197.2 million
4 Drew Brees QB $194.7 million
5 Philip Rivers QB $187.9 million
6 Carson Palmer QB $174.1 million
7 Ben Roethlisberger QB $170.3 million
8 Matthew Stafford QB $161.8 million
9 Julius Peppers LB $159.5 million
10 Larry Fitzgerald WR $151.3 million
11 Matt Ryan QB $149.5 million
12 Brett Favre QB $137.8 million
13 Aaron Rodgers QB $137.5 million
14 Joe Flacco QB $135.8 million
15 Tony Romo QB $127.4 million
16 Michael Vick QB $124.8 million
17 Ndamukong Suh DT $124.2 million
18 Darrelle Revis CB $124.2 million
19 Jay Cutler QB $122.2 million
20 Mario Williams DE $120.4 million
21 Joe Thomas LT $119.9 million
22 Sam Bradford QB $114.1 million
23 Calvin Johnson WR $113.8 million
24 Alex Smith QB $106.5 million
25 Champ Bailey CB $102.8 million

What does the green jersey mean in cycling?

What does the green jersey mean in cycling?

Green Jersey

The green jersey is a time period utilized in avenue bicycle racing and Grand tour stage races specially. The inexperienced jersey is a one of a kind racing jersey worn by way of the leader in a subsidiary opposition. While the overall race leader in the excursion de France will put on the yellow jersey, or “maillot jaune”, the inexperienced jersey (“maillot vert”) may be worn through the chief within the points opposition. Since 2009, the Vuelta a España has extensively utilized the inexperienced jersey to indicate the leader of the points opposition. Within the Giro d’Italia, the green jersey changed into, from 1974 to 2011, worn via the King of the Mountains, the leader in the opposition for mountain climbing professionals.

Classification guide

The following events use the “green jersey” to signify the current leader and/or final winner of the overall classification by points (often known as the sprinters competition):

  • Tour de France (known as the “maillot vert”) (see also Tour de France live)
  • Vuelta a España
  • Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
  • Tour of California (known as the “sprints classification”)
  • Tour of Ireland
  • Tour de l’Avenir
  • Tour de Georgia
  • Tour de Romandie

Mountains competition leader

The following events use or have used the “green jersey” to signify the current leader and/or final winner of the overall classification of the best climber (often known as the King of the Mountains competition):

  • Giro d’Italia (Italian: known as the maglia verde: 1974 to 2011)
  • Tour de Pologne (Polish: known as the najlepszy góral or Klasyfikacja Górska)
  • Vuelta a España (prior to 2008)

As of 2009, no major race uses the “green jersey” to signify the current leader and/or final winner of the overall classification of sprinter where the polka dot jersey represents the king of the mountain.

How to stream your favorite sports for free ?

A lots of people wanted to k now How to stream any favorite sports for free ? The answer is no, you can’t stream a media content for free. But there is a trick you may try. In this articles i will discuss a trick that may help you to watch British Grand Prix live for free.

There are many media streaming services available but i want to share FuboTV. One of the best streaming service of 2018. So what is FuboTV ?

FuboTV

Watch live on any device: Desktop, iOS, Android, Roku. Stream and record live sports and TV from FOX, NBC, beIN SPORTS, Univision, NBA TV, A&E & more. Everyone know that but, what should you do to stream ?

  • First heading to FuboTV officila website here
  • Create a free account I mean 7 days trial account.
  • and now watch.

Things you should know to stream

  • Create a account before your favorite sports televised on TV.
  • Watch the sports and cancel subscription.
  • If you like FuboTV you can extend your subscription at any time just only $35 per month.
  • If your location unavailable you just use a VPN.

The Sports tab (default) shows a couple of featured events in a top-level slider, along with air times and recording options. All the different sports categories appear across the top, which you can filter further based on their associated leagues. Below that, fuboTV displays a complete list of sports events for the day. From here, you can jump into watching a live event or hit the DVR button to schedule a recording. Alternatively, you can navigate up to 72 hours backward in time from the day to view Lookback content (more on that later) or forward up to 10 days to schedule a future recording.

fuboTV divides entertainment content into two categories: Series and Movies. You can browse content based on what is popular, currently broadcasting, or by genre. It also lets you search for shows directly. Of course, fuboTV doesn’t create original content, which you will find on Netflix and Hulu.

Channels is the new name for the Guide section, and it takes heavy inspiration from a regular cable channel guide, albeit with some enhancements. For example, while you browse for something to watch, you can record content to your DVR storage with a single button. If you click on the main channel icon, a live stream of that channel launches. From the calendar icon, you can view the program listings up to seven days in advance.

Strangely, you can’t navigate backward from the current day to view Lookback content from the guide. A new header, called Networks, allows you to select and view content from specific channels. For example, if you click on CBS, the interface shows a brief summary of the network, a list of live and upcoming content, and any on-demand series it offers. However, fuboTV doesn’t integrate any of the search options from the other sections here, which is disappointing.

Wimbledon Champions Winners 1968–present

Wimbledon Champions Winners 1968–present

The Championship Wimbledon is the most viewed and the most prestigious grand slam of tennis event. According to BBC Every year around 7.4m people watched Wimbledon. This year Wimbledon scheduled to be held from 2 July 2018 to 15 July 2018. AELTC (All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club) is home of the famous Wimbledon Tennis Championships every summer. BBC is the right to broadcast of Wimbledon Championship. Check here how to watch Wimbledon 2018 live online If you need to know the list of coverage, TV Schedule, Date & Time. Who won the Wimbledon Most ? Wimbledon Champions Winners 1968–present for the Gentlemen and Ladies singles champions below:

Wimbledon Champions Winners 1968–present
Year Gentlemen Ladies
1968 Rod Laver Billie Jean King
1969 Rod Laver Ann Haydon-Jones
1970 John Newcombe Margaret Court
1971 John Newcombe Evonne Goolagong
1972 Stan Smith Billie Jean King
1973 Jan Kodeš Billie Jean King
1974 Jimmy Connors Chris Evert
1975 Arthur Ashe Billie Jean King
1976 Björn Borg Chris Evert
1977 Björn Borg Virginia Wade
1978 Björn Borg Martina Navratilova
1979 Björn Borg Martina Navratilova
1980 Björn Borg Evonne Goolagong Cawley
1981 John McEnroe Chris Evert
1982 Jimmy Connors Martina Navratilova
1983 John McEnroe Martina Navratilova
1984 John McEnroe Martina Navratilova
1985 Boris Becker Martina Navratilova
1986 Boris Becker Martina Navratilova
1987 Pat Cash Martina Navratilova
1988 Stefan Edberg Steffi Graf
1989 Boris Becker Steffi Graf
1990 Stefan Edberg Martina Navratilova
1991 Michael Stich Steffi Graf
1992 Andre Agassi Steffi Graf
1993 Pete Sampras Steffi Graf
1994 Pete Sampras Conchita Martínez
1995 Pete Sampras Steffi Graf
1996 Richard Krajicek Steffi Graf
1997 Pete Sampras Martina Hingis
1998 Pete Sampras Jana Novotná
1999 Pete Sampras Lindsay Davenport
2000 Pete Sampras Venus Williams
2001 Goran Ivanišević Venus Williams
2002 Lleyton Hewitt Serena Williams
2003 Roger Federer Serena Williams
2004 Roger Federer Maria Sharapova
2005 Roger Federer Venus Williams
2006 Roger Federer Amélie Mauresmo
2007 Roger Federer Venus Williams
2008 Rafael Nadal Venus Williams
2009 Roger Federer Serena Williams
2010 Rafael Nadal Serena Williams
2011 Novak Djokovic Petra Kvitová
2012 Roger Federer Serena Williams
2013 Andy Murray Marion Bartoli
2014 Novak Djokovic Petra Kvitová
2015 Novak Djokovic Serena Williams
2016 Andy Murray Serena Williams
2017 Roger Federer Garbiñe Muguruza

Roger Federer has won 20 Major singles titles — the most by any man in history, including a record eight Wimbledon titles. Don Budge is the only male player in tennis history to have won six consecutive Grand Slam singles titles, from Wimbledon 1937 to U.S. Championships 1938.

The FIFA World Cup

The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men’s national teams of the members of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport’s global governing body. The championship has been awarded every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930, except in 1942 and 1946 when it was not held because of the Second World War. The current champion is Germany, which won its fourth title at the 2014 tournament in Brazil.2018 FIFA World Cup

The current format of the competition involves a qualification phase, which currently takes place over the preceding three years, to determine which teams qualify for the tournament phase, which is often called the World Cup Finals. 32 teams, including the automatically qualifying host nation(s), compete in the tournament phase for the title at venues within the host nation(s) over a period of about a month. 2018 FIFA World Cup Schedule/Fixtures

The 20 World Cup tournaments have been won by eight national teams. Brazil have won five times, and they are the only team to have played in every tournament. The other World Cup winners are Germany and Italy, with four titles each; Argentina and inaugural winner Uruguay, with two titles each; and England, France and Spain, with one title each.

The World Cup is the most prestigious association football tournament in the world as well as the most widely viewed and followed sporting event in the world, exceeding even the Olympic Games; the cumulative audience of all matches of the 2006 FIFA World Cup was estimated to be 26.29 billion with an estimated 715.1 million people watching the final match, a ninth of the entire.

How Roland Garros Maintains It’s Clay Courts

The French Open kicks off this weekend as very last preparations are being made for the most useful clay occasion of the tennis season. Getting the situations of the clay courts to a really perfect playing degree takes pretty a chunk of work from the personnel at Roland Garros. So How Roland Garros Maintains It’s Clay Courts? which could surprise you.

Roland Garros

With 20 courts on the premises, guidance and maintenance at the courts is a pinnacle priority as there are 4 layers that make up the courts at Roland Garros. The layers encompass 10-inchs of stone, a six-inch layer of water-filtering slag, and a 4-inch layer of limestone, all topped off with a very last layer of broken brick. That’s right, the most desirable clay occasion and court docket in the international would not clearly encompass any clay at all.

During each match, crews rake the gambling floor and clean off all more debris to hold the strains clean. on the quit of each healthy, and at the give up of each night, the crew waters the entire courtroom to maintain the coloration, and to preserve the “clay” from blowing away. retaining water is the most essential component to hold the courtroom in prime situation.

Roland Garros is currently undergoing a whole maintenance this is expected to be done around 2018. The renovations deal with the many troubles related to the upkeep of the courts, so as to function a new sunken stadium court that will have approximately 5,000 seats.

Make sure you track in to the French Open whilst it runs from may also 25-June eight, and for more records on the courts and centers at Roland Garros, head over to the French Open 2018 updates for more.

How Roland Garros Maintains It's Clay Courts

Indy 500 Winners 1911 to 2017

The Indy 500 is a Verizon IndyCar Series race held annually at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indiana. The event is held over Memorial Day weekend in late May. The 2018 Indy 500 is the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil is schedule for Sunday, May 27, 2018. The Indy 500 is regard one of the most traditional and historical races in the world, and is also count one of the three most notable motorsport races in the world. The first Indy 500 was held in 1911 and 71 drivers have been crowned champions of the 500-mile race over the course of 101 races. The most race victories held by a single driver is four, which has been accomplished only by A. J. Foyt, Al Unser and Rick Mears.

The winner of the Indy 500 collect many prizes, many based on privious tradition. One of the most iconic traditions is for the winner of the Indy 500 to drink a bottle of milk, a tradition started by Louis Meyer who won the race in 1936. The winner is also presented with a wreath in victory lane, and has the opportunity to kiss the yard of brick (the start/finish line) an Indianapolis Motor Speedway tradition started by NASCAR driver Dale Jarrett in 1996 at the Brickyard 400 and adopted by 500 winners since 2003.

The winner of the race also receives the pace car used during that race, and will have on the Borg-Warner Trophy a bas-relief sculpture of their face added to the base. The Borg-Warner Trophy has been used since 1936 and along with the sculpture on the original trophy, the winning driver and car owner receive a small replica. The Indianapolis 500 winner also receives a large purse, most recently at $2.49 million, given to Ryan Hunter-Reay in 2014. Other prizes have been given to the race winner over the years, including a quilt, made by Jeanetta Holder, which is presented to the driver annually at the winner’s photo shoot.

Indy 500: Race Winners

Find out who won the Indy 500, from the first race in 1911 all the way to 2017. Complete list of Indy 500 Winners 1911 to 2017, plus the latest winner’s prize money and every former champion’s average speed in miles per hour also how to watch Indy 500 live stream free 2018. All-time list of Indianapolis 500 winners along with selected records.

Year Driver Start Chassis/Engine Avg. MPH Team
2017 Takuma Sato 4 Dallara/Honda 155.395 Andretti Autosport
2016 Alexander Rossi 11 Dallara/Honda 166.634 Andretti Herta Autosport
2015 Juan Pablo Montoya 15 Dallara/Chevrolet 161.341 Team Penske
2014 Ryan Hunter-Reay 19 Dallara/Honda 186.563 Andretti Autosport
2013 Tony Kanaan 12 Dallara/Chevrolet 187.433 KV Racing Technology
2012 Dario Franchitti 16 Dallara/Honda 167.734 Ganassi
2011 Dan Wheldon 6 Dallara/Honda 170.265 Bryan Herta
2010 Dario Franchitti 3 Dallara/Honda 161.623 Ganassi
2009 Helio Castroneves 1 Dallara/Honda 150.318 Penske
2008 Scott Dixon 1 Dallara/Honda 143.567 Ganassi
2007 Dario Franchitti 3 Dallara/Honda 151.774 Andretti-Green
2006 Sam Hornish Jr. 1 Dallara/Honda 157.085 Penske
2005 Dan Wheldon 16 Dallara/Honda 157.603 Andretti-Green
2004 Buddy Rice 1 G Force/Honda 138.518 Rahal-Letterman
2003 Gil de Ferran 10 G Force/Toyota 156.291 Penske
2002 Helio Castroneves 13 Dallara/Chevrolet 166.499 Penske
2001 Helio Castroneves 11 Dallara/Oldsmobile 141.574 Penske
2000 Juan Pablo Montoya 2 Dallara/Oldsmobile 167.607 Ganassi
1999 Kenny Brack 8 Dallara/Aurora 153.176 A.J. Foyt
1998 Eddie Cheever Jr. 17 Dallara/Aurora 145.155 Cheever