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Relive Tamada's surge for victory

Relive Tamada's surge for victory

Relive Tamada's surge for victory

The final classification of the Cinzano Rio Grand Prix sent shockwaves throughout the world of motorsport after a stunning first victory for Makoto Tamada and Bridgestone tyres in MotoGP.

The Camel Honda rider rode a perfect race from start to finish and saved his best move for last, upstaging team-mate Max Biaggi with just two laps to go and leaving the ‘Roman Emperor' trailing in his wake as he powered towards glory.

Relive the crucial stage of Sunday's race onboard with Tamada as he wrestles the lead from Biaggi and surges for the line to take his historic victory by clicking on the video link at the top of the page.

Tags:
MotoGP, 2004, Makoto Tamada

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