Fast Fisher leads with triple treat
LOCAL rider Heath Fisher has taken a stranglehold on the 50cc auto division title after sweeping the opening round of the Yamaha Queensland Motocross Championships at Townsville Motorcycle Club on Saturday.
Fisher won all three races to take a significant lead heading into the second and final round at Tivoli on August 26 and 27.
In the 12- 13 years mini lites, local rider and defending champion Zac Watson is in second place overall, while brothers Angus Hawkins ( mini lites 14- 15 years) and Lachlan Hawkins ( 65cc 10- 11 years) are third in their respective classes.
Cody Hall is also coming third in the seniors 125cc division after the opening round.
TRAIL BLAZERS: Heath Fisher ( main), Dustin Poole ( left) and Luke Weaver ( right) in action during round one of the 2017 Yamaha Queensland Motocross Championships in Townsville.