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MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT BY JOHN BASHER (7/3/13)

PHOTO OF THE WEEK: PART 1     America. Land of the free and home of the brave. America. Democracy and human rights. America. Where professional motocross racers earn purse money in the Nationals. Ahhh, how I love thee, ‘Merica. Have a happy and safe Fourth of July, and remember our patriots and those who have laid down their lives for the sake of our freedom. Red, white and blue!    RIDE THE GP OF SWEDEN; MAKE SURE TO MOUNT MUD TIRES FIRST GOAT CHATTER: RICKY CARMICHAEL INTERVIE…

WORLD MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP: FROSSARD & ROCZEN TAKE SWEDEN BY STORM

Tony Cairoli is in the 450 points lead.           Photo: Ray Archer Several significant things happened in the 450 class in Sweden: (1) Yamaha’s Steven Frossard, who started the season as a major player before faltering, came roaring back on the scene with a 1-1 day. (2) Antonio Cairoli took over the points lead from Clement Desalle. (3) Desalle raced with a recently dislocated shoulder to finish 8-7. Desalle fought hard to save his points lead, but the …