News 16 Nov 2019

Team Australia trails USA on penultimate day of ISDE

Junior World Trophy team still holds lengthy advantage on day five.

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Team Australia trails Team USA in the World Trophy standings following the penultimate day of Portugal’s 2019 FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE), while the Australian Junior World Trophy and Women’s World Trophy squads hold down first and eighth respectively.

Team USA extended its lead over Australia to 2m2s on day five, as Team Italy, Team Spain, and Team Finland completed the top five.

In the Junior World Trophy classification, Team Australia holds down a mega 8m39s advantage of second’s Team USA, while it’s Team Spain round out the top three. Team Portugal and Team Belgium are ranked fourth and fifth respectively.

Team USA controls the Women’s World Trophy class over Team Germany and Team Great Britain, followed by Team Sweden and Team Spain. Team Australia sits after both Mackenzie Tricker (KTM) and Tayla Jones (Husqvarna) were ruled out of the event.

Husqvarna Enduro Racing Team’s Daniel Sanders still leads the individual outright results ahead over Spaniard Josep Garcia (Red Bull KTM Factory Racing) and American Taylor Robert (Red Bull KTM Factory Racing).

Australians Lyndon Snodgrass (KTM Enduro Racing Team), Luke Styke (Active8 Yamaha Yamalube Racing) and Fraser Higlett (Husqvarna Enduro Racing Team) now sit in positions eight, nine and 10, while compatriots Josh Green (Active8 Yamaha Yamalube Racing) and Michael Driscoll (Active8 Yamaha Yamalube Racing) are ranked 13th and 17th, while Matt Phillips (KTM) has been ruled out of the event.

Following the DNFs of Tricker and Jones, Jessica Gardiner (Yamaha) sits fourth in the Women’s outright standings.

Sanders still controls the E3 division, with Higlett, Green and Driscoll taking up spots four, five and eight in the E2 category. In E1, Snodgrass and Styke are third and fourth respectively.

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