🎥 MXGP: RD 11 Highlights – Latvia

4 months ago | Words: MXGP | Photos: Ray Archer, MXGP

Round 11 of the FIM Motocross World Championship provided unpredictable racing combined with an electric crowd attendance and incredible weather conditions that was a cherry on the cake of an epic MXGP of Latvia. The MXGP of Latvia proved a tough round for the MXGP and MX2 championships though. It was Team HRC’s Tim Gajserand Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Jorge Pradowho walked away from the white sand of Kegums in Latvia with the Grand Prix victories. The two red plate holders continue to build their GP win list, Gajser scoring his 20thand Prado his 24th GP victory. They also extended their lead in the MXGP and MX2 championship points race indeed. Second overall in MXGP was Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP’s Romain Febvre and third Monster Energy Wilvo Yamaha Official MXGP’s Arnaud Tonus. In MX2 second overall was Monster Energy Kemea Yamaha Official MX2’s Jago Geert and third Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Thomas Kjer Olsen.



MXGP – World Championship Top 10:
1. Tim Gajser (SLO, HON), 391 points.
2. Antonio Cairoli (ITA, KTM), 358 p.
3. Jeremy Seewer (SUI, YAM), 256 p.
4. Gautier Paulin (FRA, YAM), 254 p.
5. Arnaud Tonus (SUI, YAM), 246 p.
6. Arminas Jasikonis (LTU, HUS), 226 p.
7. Clement Desalle (BEL, KAW), 208 p.
8. Jeremy Van Horebeek (BEL, HON), 200 p.
9. Glenn Coldenhoff (NED, KTM), 190 p.
10. Pauls Jonass (LAT, HUS), 186 p.

MX2 Championship Top Ten:
1. Jorge Prado (ESP, KTM), 397 points.
2. Thomas Kjer Olsen (DEN, HUS), 367 p.
3. Jago Geerts (BEL, YAM), 301 p.
4. Henry Jacobi (GER, KAW), 251 p.
5. Ben Watson (GBR, YAM), 246 p.
6. Tom Vialle (FRA, KTM), 242 p.
7. Mitchell Evans (AUS, HON), 226 p.
8. Adam Sterry (GBR, KAW), 191 p.
9. Davy Pootjes (NED, HUS), 157 p.
10. Michele Cervellin (ITA, YAM), 156 p.

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