Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour 2010: Nate Adams Defends His Title
At the grand finale of the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour 2010 in Romeís Stadio Flaminio, Spanish rider Dany Torres defeated American Adam Jones in a thrilling final.
His opponent, Adam Jones, admitted that the Spaniard had rightfully won the final in Rome.
“Dany didn’t make a single mistake," said a defeated Adam Jones. "I messed up in the final round. He deserved the victory here tonight.”
In a city which has witnessed more than its fair share of legendary gladiatorial battles, the duel for the overall World Tour title could barely have been closer going into the final stop of the season.
In the end, American Nate Adams emerged as the overall victor, a mere 5 points ahead of Norway's Andrè Villa.
The Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour 2010 took the 12 best freestyle motocross gladiators on the planet to spectacular locations across three continents, where they were fired on live by a total of 169,000 fans.
1. Nate Adams (USA/370 points)
2. Andrè Villa (NOR/365 points)
3. Dany Torres (ESP/310 points)
4. Levi Sherwood (NZL/290 points)
5. Adam Jones (USA/290 points)
Before a crowd of 25,000 fans, Robbie Maddison defeated the world's best in freestyle motocross at the legendary arena Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas in Madrid, Spain.
New Zealandís Levi Sherwood recharged Londonís iconic Battersea Power Station on Saturday as he won the fifth stop of the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour 2010 in the British capital.