Kawasaki’s Villopoto Out of 2014 AMA Motocross, Opts for Surgery

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Kawasaki's Villopoto Out of 2014 AMA Motocross, Opts for Surgery

Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto

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Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto did nothing but impress in 2014 Monster Energy Supercross.

The 25-year-old Washington native only won seven rounds in 2014 SX, but due to multiple podium finishes, Villopoto was able to earn his fourth-straight Supercross title. Only one other rider has completed the feat – the “King of Supercross” Jeremy McGrath.

But as the year heads into the outdoor season, Villopoto will not defend his 2013 AMA Pro Motocross Championship title. The KX-F 450 pilot has opted to undergo knee surgery to fix a lingering injury.

The injury plagued Villopoto throughout 2014 SX, …read more

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