Houston received the third round of the FIM World Championship / AMA Supercross. After the victory of World Champion Eli Tomac (USA) on the second Round, Cooper Webb (USA) won today.
Cooper Webb (USA) took the holeshot over Ken Roczen (DEU) and Adam Cianciarulo (USA). Roczen passed Webb inside shortly after.
With just over 8 minutes to go, Tomac advanced to fourth, after taking advantage of an error by Justin Barcia (USA). But a few laps later Barcia passed him again.
Webb was very close to Roczen on the final laps and Webb passed him on the final lap when Roczen got stuck with Dean Wilson (SCO), who was lapped.
Webb becomes the third winner in three races of this young Championship. Roczen, Cianciarulo and Barcia followed him.
Roczen is the leader of the Championship, ahead of Webb, Barcia and Tomac.