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Moto2: Toni Elias Battles to First Win at Dramatic Jerez Race

Toni Elias won a pulsating and dramatic Moto2 race in Jerez this afternoon to deny Shoya Tomizawa a second successive victory.

The Spaniard used all his experience to ride a faultless final lap as the Gresini Moriwaki rider came under severe pressure from Qatar winner Tomizawa and Swiss rider Thomas Luthi.

It was a sweet victory for Elias who had been forced to move to the Moto2 class having been bombed out of MotoGP at the end of 2009.

And his victory in the first European Moto2 clash could not have come in more dramatic circumstances after Elias had crashed in the first running of the race.

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