CHICAGO — Current World No. 1 Jess Lockwood of Volborg won Round 1 of the Unleash The Beast Chicago Invitational Saturday night at Allstate Arena.
Lockwood finished first with an 88.5-point ride aboard Show Me Hornis at the Professional Bull Riders competition.
The successful ride was the 21-year-old's fifth consecutive after he went four for four last weekend to win the league's season opener major event in new York City.
Lockwood was the 2017 PBR World champion.
Sunday's Round 2 and the championship round will be carried on same-day tape on CBS Sports Network at 6 p.m. Mountain time.