Russia in for a treat as MXGP heads to the Black Sea

MXGP is in route to the Patron MXGP of Russia and the 8th round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship this weekend. The venue is prepped, and racing is set to take place this Saturday and Sunday on the coast of the Black Sea in Orlyonok, Russia. Returning for its third year as a host,

Watson takes first GP podium

The 2018 MXGP Season’s 6th round is complete from the Russian circuit of Orlyonok. The MXGP of Russia hosted the best riders of the FIM Motocross World Championship with great success for the second year in a row. Different conditions, improved weather, and a Monday-Tuesday schedule led to amazing racing and Briton Ben Watson took

Desalle dedicates Russian MXGP win to Lenoir

Factory Kawasaki rider Clement Desalle has dedicated his Russian MXGP victory to his friend Steven Lenoir who died a week ago following a crash in France. Belgian Desalle carried the 'Lenoir #685' sticker on his front number plate at Orlyonok and after the event posted this photo of the plate with

Ando takes Russian EMX300 victory!

Brad Anderson took the overall win in the Russian EMX300  two-stroke class at Orlyonok in Russia today. Anderson, who won both motos at the opening round in Germany recently and then yesterday's dry race, took second place behind champ Mike Kras in the mud-hit race on Sunday. With Kras third

New high for Anstie as Desalle takes Russian win

Belgian Clement Desalle made it two MXGP overall victories in a row by taking the top step of the podium at the muddy Russian GP at Orlyonok, just two weeks after taking the overall at the very different French GP. But it was also celebrations for Briton Max Anstie who

Jonass extends MX2 lead

Pauls Jonass became one of the few riders to take an overall GP win despite not winning a moto and being lapped! Yet the Latvian KTM star took the overall to extend his series lead in the rain-lashed GP of Russia at Orlyonok. Just before the first moto, the rain lashed

Guillod out with broken hand

Stylish MXGP star Valentin Guillod will be out of action for a few weeks following a crash in the Russian MXGP qualifying race yesterday. He went down in a first corner crash and broke his hand. He'll have surgery on Monday. He said: "Unfortunately my Russian GP got stopped in the

Tonus tops Russia MXGP qualifying race

Swiss Arnaud Tonus took his first victory in an MXGP qualifying race after taking the win in the Russian GP at Orlyonok. The Yamaha man started in the top four and worked his way to the front as many of the top men made mistakes. Tonus got past early leader Max