The world championship motocross season kicks off today at Riola Sardo in Italy, the tough beach track where many of the top riders train - including nine-times world champ Tony Cairoli.
Can he beat off the challengers? He'll face Arminas Jasikonis on the factory 450 Husky, Gautier Paulin and Benoit Paturel
Jeffrey Herlings crashed hard in the first corner of the Italian championship opener and did not ride again. He landed hard on his shoulder and got run over but walked back to the pits at Riola Sardo in Sardinia. He didn't ride again but it was because he wasn't in
Every MX1 and MX2 world champion of the past six years is in action this weekend as the international racing season kicks off in Italy on Sunday. MXGP heroes Jeffrey Herlings, Tony Cairoli, Max Anstie, Tim Gajser, Romain Febvre, Shaun Simpson, Arnaud Tonus, Max Nagl, Gautier Paulin and Jordi Tixier