Hyderabad, Jul 20 (UNI) Team TVS Racing's C S Santosh emerged victorious in the first and second moto of the foreign open class riding on his TVS-RTR 250 x thereby earning maximum points and being adjudged as the 'Best Rider of the Day' at the first round of the 2008 season of the MRF Supercross Challenge, held here today.
Both the motos of the foreign class were fought hard with the top three riders, displaying amazing skill and endurance on a highly demanding track. It was an incident packed race as Veer Patel of Pashankar Racing taking the lead in the very first round pushing his bike really hard.
On lap three, he lost control of his bike and was forced to give way to Santosh, who took over from there as the race leader.
The other contender from team TVS racing Aravind K P, however, did not share the same luck as TVS RTR 125 x stalled and he was forced to withdraw.
The second moto saw a keen battle between Santosh and Veer Patel, the latter again taking the lead in the first lap only to give in to a clever inside manoeuver by Santosh. with Patel fell on the third lap, giving way to Aravind and his team TVS, who finished third after Patel.
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