Printed on 13 February 2023
After a mistake within the sand by Jason Anderson that allowed Barcia by on lap one, Anderson retaliated with aggression within the ultimate flip that left each riders on the bottom and coming from final!
Barcia rode properly to get to eighth however Anderson was on hearth using as much as sixth, together with a go on Barcia, this time it was clear and Justin couldn’t reply as Anderson had Tomac in his sights on the final lap however simply ran out of time to get to the championship chief.
Anderson continues to be within the title hunt 20 factors again in fourth however these wars with Barcia aren’t serving to his title problem.
See the incident from 45 seconds in and Anderson’s mistake within the sand:
Anderson mentioned: “The observe was truly actually good tonight. The little little bit of rain we received made the grime tackier, which I believe is a bonus for me. I positively imagine I had the pace to win. Nonetheless, I nonetheless assume I realized lots about my race bike tonight. After the crash, I got down to make up as many positions as attainable in as little time and didn’t know I may trip the motorbike that onerous. I simply must faucet into that circulate state earlier within the races and we’ll be again on the highest step very quickly.”
Barcia: “I used to be stoked to have a house race in Florida, and it was good to be again this week. I felt good on the observe, and the bike was feeling actually good. I used to be using in a very good place and making passes, sadly, I had just a little incident. I got here from the again of the pack as much as eighth. It’s positively not the end result I needed, however I used to be using properly and I’m trying to redeem myself in Oakland.”