Tyson Durfey, who was raised in Savannah, Mo., won the world championship in tie-down roping at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas on December 10, 2016.
Tyson Durfey, who was raised in Savannah, Mo., won the world championship in tie-down roping at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas on December 10, 2016. Greg Westfall PRCA
Tyson Durfey, who was raised in Savannah, Mo., won the world championship in tie-down roping at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas on December 10, 2016. Greg Westfall PRCA

Rodeo champion Tyson Durfey of Savannah, Mo., went broke twice in pursuit of championship

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