Taka Higashino Wins Red Bull X Fighters Japan

Hometown hero, Taka Higashino, came and conquered the first-ever freestyle motocross (FMX) event to take place in Osaka, Japan as part fo the Red Bull X Fighters. Although Taka is no stranger to the top spot on an FMX podium, this marked his first career victory at an X Fighters event where he just barely beat out Frenchman Tom Pages, second, and American Adam Jones, third. Check out tons of great photos from the event, the complete results and some extra details as to how it all unfolded on TransWorld Motocross, but first watch the highlight video below!

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