Professional jockey from Salamanca, Alfonso Orozco, is already in Alingtung, Texas, United States, to represent Mexico at the 2022 PBR World Championship.
Over the weekend, ATyT Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, will be the stage for this world fair, where two-time champion Cuernos Chicos (2010-2012) and multi-stage winner, Alfonso Orozco, will seek success. History with the national representative.
The Mexican national team consists of Jorge Valdivieso (Lamsion, Mexico), Alvaro Alvarez (Lagos de Moreno), Javier Garcia (Baja California), Francisco Morales (Irapuato) and Alfonso Orozco (Salamanca). Coach Gerardo Venegas.
At the last PBR World Cups based in Arlington, Texas, there was a large fan base supporting the Mexican team inside the home of the Dallas Cowboys, and therefore a large attendance of resident Latino fans is expected. In North Texas to support the National Agent.
The PBR Global Cup USA 2022 will feature six teams from different countries, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico and the United States. As the host country, the United States will play two teams.
Regarding his participation in this world championship, Alfonso Orozco comments, “It is always a pride for us to be able to represent my country, I have already competed at this level in countries like Canada and Australia, this is my fourth world championship.”
Alfonso Orozco represented Mexico at the World Cup Finals in Edmonton (Canada 2017), Sydney (Australia 2018) and Texas (USA 2020).
Recognized in Mexico and beyond, the rider from Salamanca has a willingness and attitude that strives to make history in this world fair for bull riding, a sport with extreme risks and known as the toughest sport on earth.