Take a lesson from the master as eight-times world champ Tony Cairoli takes a stunning holeshot on his way to victory at the opening Qatar MXGP round. Photo Ray Archer/ KTM Images
Check out all the action, spills and behind the scenes from the opening round of the world championship from Saturday night.
Eight-times world champion Tony Cairoli showed his amazing pre-season form was no fluke as he stormed to a stunning double win in the opening MXGP at Qatar, giving KTM its first overall win there after five years of trying.
Cairoli, who said afterwards he’d been struggling with flu this week, took
Factory KTM rider Pauls Jonass continued where his former MX2 team-mate Jeffrey Herlings left off by taking a stunning double win in the opening world championship round under the floodlights at Qatar.
In both races he took the lead within a couple of turns but both times out was pushed all
Former British champ Paul Malin brings the first video from the Qatar GP track where it's warm and the all-new metal start grid is ready for action for Saturday's opening world championship round!
Reigning World Champion Tim Gajser and team-mate Evgeny Bobryshev are preparing to start in similar fashion to last year’s season-opener, where both riders took to the podium in Qatar and Gajser sensationally took his career-first double moto win at a Grand Prix. They will be lining up their CRF450RWs under the
The opening 2017 MXGGP kicks off in Qatar on Saturday night, and here are the men who have been officially entered. In the MXGP class there are 25 entrants, including two current world champions - Tim Gajser and MX2 king Jeffrey Herlings - plus three ex-champs, Tony Cairoli, Romain Febvre