Prado with Claudio De Carli
MX2 world champ Jorge Prado has iced any plans to go to the USA and will move up to the MXGP class to face Jeffrey Herlings and Tony Cairoli next year.
The Spaniard has signed an extension to his GP contract with Red Bull KTM until 2023
KTM released a social post explaining why Tony Cairoli and Jeffrey Herlings will miss the MXGP of Germany.
"A right leg injury for @jeffrey_herlings84 and painful right shoulder for @antoniocairolimeans that Red Bull KTM will be without both riders (the last two #mxgpworld champions) this weekend at Teutschenthal for the #MXGPGermany. Both riders will get more
KTM's power duo Jeffrey Herlings and Tony Cairoli both exited the Latvian GP injured as Tim Gajser, who crashed hard in qualifying, came back to extend his series lead with an overall win.
Herlings crashed on the warm-up lap for the first race over a jump, and Armenas Jasikonis couldn't avoid
Jeffrey Herlings crashed on the warm-up lap for the Latvian GP and his injured right foot was hit and run over by Arminas Jasikonis who couldn't avoid the fallen Dutchman.
Herlings then went out and took the lead from Arnaud Tonus on the last lap to take his first win for
Brad Anderson's lead in the EMX 2T championship was cut to two points as he took fifth in the opening moto at the Latvian GP. Ando led in the early stages but dropped back to fifth spot as Swede Ken Bengtson coolly passed Ando and Mike Kras to take the
After his nasty crash at the MXGP of Russia, Clement Desalle could sit out the rest of the season after surgery on his leg earlier this week.
After returning to Belgium on Monday, Doctor Claes performed the procedure on Desalle's broken left tibia, fibula, he also suffered a sprained ankle,
Two British riders walked away from the MXGP of Russia glad to head back to the UK after a weekend of disappointment.
In MXGP Tommy Searle was left frustrated and not being able to race the main event due to, in his own words, "Gutted I won’t be racing today I
Massive well done to Todd Kellett and Brad Anderson for finishing 1-2 in the MXGP of Russia. Both riders and their teams put in an enormous amount of effort to travel to Russia and race, hats off for doing just that.
Full results below.
World championship leader Tony Cairoli crashed hard and had to pull out of the MXGP qualifying race in Russia. He was holding fifth place but lost the front coming down a hard-packed hill and hot the ground hard. Clement Desalle was right behind him and laid his bike down to
Briton Todd Kellett took his first EMX two-stroke win in the heat of the Russian GP today. With Andero Lusbo second, defending champion Brad Anderson took back the red plate from Mike Kras by stealing third place then pulling away from the Dutchman.
Anderson now has a single point lead over