Race Outcomes: Atlanta supercross – Sexton dominates!


Race Results: Atlanta supercross – Sexton dominates!

Chase Sexton dominated on the Atlanta speedway with Justin Barcia passing Ken Roczen mid moto for second however the primary battle all eyes have been on was for fourth!

Each Cooper Webb and Eli Tomac didn’t get the best begins, however Webb got here out simply forward of Tomac with Tomac following him by way of to fourth and fifth respectively. Tomac bought unto the again wheel of Webb however the gritty KTM rider wouldn’t give in and even pulled away on the final lap to make sure the factors went down to 6 and didn’t lengthen to eight in a gutsy experience.

Nonetheless, a dissatisfied Webb stated: “I rode like s**t, Eli was throughout me, the primary purpose was to maintain him behind me. We bought to regroup and get higher, that was not good.”

Tomac stated: “We have been collectively the entire moto, I used to be attempting to make a move, I bought actually shut midway, however may by no means end something. I actually blew it on the beginning. I attempt to take this as a optimistic that he was just one place in entrance of me.”

However the huge winner was Chase Sexton who gained 9 factors on Eli Tomac within the championship and is now 17 factors again of Tomac and 11 to Webb.

Hunter Lawrence took the race 250 race win in Atlanta however solely after he had a close to miss, getting buck wild on lap one and going off the observe! Hunter gathered himself again collectively and re-passed Deegan for the result in go on and take the win.

Jordon Smith took second safely navigating his well past Deegan this time with Deegan a robust third as Nate Thrasher crashed out in fourth chasing Deegan and needed to be stretchered off. It was additionally a DNF for Tom Vialle who bought sandwiched in mid-air on lap one. He ultimately bought up however favouring his arm/wrist. Hopefully he’s okay for the outside!

Report: Jonathan McCready

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