Chris Shivers

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Chris Shivers (born December 30, 1978 in Natchez, Mississippi) is a top-rated bull rider on the Professional Bull Riders' Built Ford Tough Series with career PBR earnings of $3,842,739.33 (as of September 2011). Shivers earned the title of PBR World Champion Bull Rider in 2000 and 2003. He turned pro in 1997.

Shivers has twenty-two career BFTS wins. He has recorded the following history-making firsts: the first PBR bull rider to win more than $300,000 in prize money in one year (1998); the first PBR bull rider to reach the $1 million mark (2001), the $2 million mark (2003) and the $3 million mark (2006); the first PBR bull rider to register 13 90-point rides in one season (1998); the highest marked ride in PBR history (96.5 points - twice); and the first bull rider to win three consecutive Bud Light Cup events (2000). He is the second man to win multiple PBR world titles, after Adriano Moraes (1994, 2001).

Shivers announced that the 2012 PBR season would be his last.[1]

Shivers resides with his wife, Kylie, and their two sons in Jonesville in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana.

Career highlights

2012

2011

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1998

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