Alex Cudlin, the defendant champion title is back and finished first in the first race of Qatar International Road Racing Championship.
Cudlin had a very tought battle with Mashel Al Naimi who was leading the first three laps but during lap four Alex overtook him. Even though Mashel Al Naimi made the fastest lap, 2.03.842, he couldn't reach the rhythm of Alex.
Al Naimi finished second with a gap of 2.272. Alex Cudlin is very pleased to be back and moreover with this result. He did not take part in the previous two rounds but he will try to push very hard to regain the points he lost and win the championship again.
In third position, the winner of the last round, Scott Smart, had some technical problems yesterday and did not have enough time to set up his bike but he is happy with the podium.
The woman rider, Nina Prinz was very competitive and came in a very impressive forth position. In the LARRS category, Doni Tata Pradita and Ali Rusmiputro finished first and second respectively.
The podium trophies were given by Mr. Mohammed Saad Al Morraikhi and Mr. Rashid Al Sulaiti.
In the second race of QIRRCH the scenery was the same and Cudlin, Al Naimi and Smart were in the top three.
I am very happy to be back to this championship and I know that I need to win as much as I can to get the championship. I enjoyed a lot in the second race with Al Naimi and Smart battling very hard., Cudlin said at the press conference.