Cowboy Up! The 8 Hottest Chaps Around

Brains! Brawn! Bulls! Check out the sexiest men of the 2012 Professional Bull Riders Invitational at N.Y.C.'s Madison Square Garden

SILVANO ALVES, 24

WHY HE'S HOT: He was born to wear black leather

Alves learned the sport from his father and grandfather back home on his family's small ranch in Brazil, and it appears they taught him well: He was crowned the 2011 World Champion in October, just one year after being named PBR's Rookie of the Year.