10 Storylines to Watch at 2023 Arlington Supercross Triple Crown

Should you’re counting (and it looks like nearly everyone seems to be), that’s two races in a row by which Chase Sexton has crashed all by himself whereas main. The error in Oakland was particularly large—had Sexton taken the win over Tomac he’d have left Northern California with the factors lead. However, errors do occur in racing, and Sexton confirmed final summer season he’s utterly able to cleansing this stuff up. And even with these errors he was so quick he was nonetheless capable of end on the field each occasions! Will Sexton use Arlington as a possibility to indicate us we’re all making slightly an excessive amount of over the problems he’s had within the final two rounds? –Aaron Hansel

If there’s one rider you completely don’t wish to give any alternative to reinject himself again into the championship image, it’s Cooper Webb. As soon as he sees an open door, he all the time appears to have the ability to barge his manner via, no matter how the earlier races have gone for him. That’s precisely what’s occurring proper now. After profitable in Tampa, he was again on the hunt in Oakland, utilizing his unbelievable second-half energy to benefit from Sexton’s diminished late-race tempo and practically zap Tomac on the final lap for a win. He’s now tied for second with Sexton and sits seven factors out of the lead. If Tomac or Sexton give Webb one other inch in Arlington, count on him to take a mile. –Hansel

Within the final 4 rounds Justin Barcia has gone 8, 6, 8, 6. If all you noticed was him racing and by no means appeared on the outcomes, you’d assume his finishes would have been slightly higher—he’s been very quick on the market! Barcia’s been a podium man for years, and he took third in San Diego this 12 months. If the Troy Lee Designs/Pink Bull/GasGas rider is ready to get a great begin and keep away from any hassle in Arlington, he must be within the hunt to get again on the field. –Hansel