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Cycle News 2022 Issue 02 January 11

Cycle News is a weekly magazine that covers all aspects of motorcycling including Supercross, Motocross and MotoGP as well as new motorcycles

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ROUND 1 / JANUARY 8, 2022 ANGEL STADIUM OF ANAHEIM / ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA P60 SUPERCROSS I MONSTER ENERGY AMA SUPERCROSS SERIES BY RYAN NITZEN PHOTOGRAPHY BY BROWNDOG WILSON AND KIT PALMER T o believe the hype or to not believe the hype, that is the question. The Anaheim 1 Supercross is unlike any other race on the schedule and with it comes a whirlwind of hype, buzz and speculation. The vibe was, as usual, electric all day at Angel Stadium. It was the first Anaheim race since 2020 and a sold-out crowd packed the stadium to welcome in the 2022 season. Anaheim kicks off the new year and everyone is eager to strut their stuff, show off their new colors, and lay to rest any unwarranted rumors. Former Supercross champ Eli Tomac made his Yamaha debut, as did Jason Anderson on the factory Kawasaki, Aaron Plessinger on the factory KTM, and Malcolm Stewart on the factory Husqvar- na. You also had the defending champ Cooper Webb racing for the first time since parting company with his former trainer, Aldon Baker, and Pro Motocross Champion Dylan Ferrandis return- KEN ROCZEN CAME OUT SWINGING AT THE OPENING ROUND OF THE 2022 MONSTER ENERGY SUPERCROSS SERIES ROCZEN FIRES FIRST SHOT

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