Check out the action from the Russian GP mudfest! Including Brad Anderson's EMX300 overall 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
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
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
Following an unavoidable collision with another rider, Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing's Jeremy Van Horebeek has broken and dislocated the index finger of his right hand. The injury occurred at the start of the MXGP Qualifying Race at the Grand Prix of Russia - round ten of the FIM Motocross
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
Watch Brad Anderson take the EMX300 first moto win and highlights of the MXGP and MX2 qualifying heats, plus EMX250 races from Russia!
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
Briton Brad Anderson kept his 100% winning streak alive after taking the win in the opening EMX300 two-stroke race at Orlyonok in Russia today. Anderson, who won both motos at the opening round in Germany recently, got into the lead in the first corner but his rival, defending champ Mike
Jeffrey Herlings has set the fastest time in free practice for the Russian GP at Orlyonok, from Arnaud Tonus with Briton Max Anstie third. Julian Lieber was fastest in MX2 from Benoit Paturel and Jeremy Seewer. Ben Wastonw as 17th, one place in front of Conrad Mewse.
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