SuperEnduro Cup: Xavier Leon keeps on ruling in Romania

SuperEnduro Cup:
Xavier Leon keeps on ruling in Romania

The third round of the SuperEnduro Cup visited the BT Arena in Cluj Napoca, Romania, for the first time. A very demanding race, with many big wooden logs, designed for the heroes of the FIM SuperEnduro World Championship, who also struggled with the complicated corners.

As in the previous events in Poland and Germany, the Romanian Grand Prix saw again the Spanish leader Xavi León (GasGas) took a double win and another overall victory ahead of the American Dustin Mccarthy (Beta) and the Polish rider Maciej Wieckowski (Gas Gas). Poland ruled the top five with Damian Broniewski (Husqvarna), fourth overall with the second position in Race 2 and the sixth in Race 1, and Kacper Baklarz (Gas Gas).

Italian rider Alessandro Azzalini (Gas Gas), who arrived in Cluj Napoca second in the standings, finished twice fifth taking the sixth position overall.

Tough event for home hero Sergiu Grecu (KTM), who started the season in Kraków with a good fifth position: in front of his large audience the Romanian rider just rider hit the top ten.

Stay tuned for the next and last round on 3rd February in Hungary.

Standings – Top five

  1. Xavier Leon, SPA, 112 points
  2. Maciej Wieckowski, POL, 81, p
  3. Alessandro Azzalin, ITA, 80 p
  4. Hubert Zbikowski, POL, 61 p
  5. Kacper Baklarz, POL, 58 p

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