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Photos: Days 1 and 2 of the 2012 NFR at the Thomas & Mack


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Day 2 of the 2012 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012.

2012 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo: Day 1

Day 1 of the 2012 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012. Launch slideshow »

Vegas has gone country as the 2012 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo has taken over the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV, as well as numerous Las Vegas locations, and contributing photographer Tom Donoghue and his team are documenting all the action as the official 2012 NFR photographers.

Check out Donoghue’s Day 1 and 2 photo galleries, as well as a photo gallery from the 25th Annual Downtown Hoedown featuring Dustin Lynch, Jana Kramer, Uncle Kracker and Clay Walker at Fremont Street Experience, on the Las Vegas Sun’s photo gallery page (click on “celebrities” in the navigation bar on the left).

For reports from the first four days of action at T&M, check out the daily blogs on Las Vegas Sun.

Check back for more daily reports and photo galleries.

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