Watch: Friese & Brayton Collide as Roczen Claims WSX Title
Ken Roczen was expected to romp to the title in the new FIM World Supercross Championship, but although he did win the title, it was not without drama. With wild card and round one winner Eli Tomac not competing, Roczen entered the finale as the WSX (450cc) points leader. In the second race (of three)
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Ken Roczen was expected to romp to the title in the new FIM Planet Supercross Championship, but despite the fact that he did gain the title, it was not without having drama. With wild card and spherical just one winner Eli Tomac not competing, Roczen entered the finale as the WSX (450cc) details chief. In the second race (of three), Roczen suffered a flat tire that dropped him to 3rd in the championship standings guiding teammates Vince Friese and Justin Brayton.
With the championship up for grabs among the 3, Friese tried to disrupt Brayton off the begin of the remaining race of the night. Friese ended up using out both Brayton and himself, which permitted Roczen to escape and finally choose the championship.
Brayton, commonly not just one for controversy, let unfastened in a publish-race job interview afterwards, exhibiting his stress with his teammate, which increased even far more when the veteran listened to to start with-hand that Friese had supplied dollars to a competitor (ClubMx’s Grant Harlan) if they took out Brayton. Harlan declined the provide.
Ahead of all the chaos was Joey Savatgy, who returned to the location the place he endured a sizeable mend harm in drop 2019, and took the overall win.
Jason Weigandt recaps everything that took place at the finale in this Fly Racing Racer X Quick News online video.
Film: WSX Championship
Narration: Jason Weigandt
Edit: Kellen Brauer
Main picture Courtesy of WSX Championship