Krishnaraaj Mahadik of Mohites Racing, Kolhapur drove an aggressive race to upstage the more fancied names to win the Senior Max category of the 11th JK Tyre-FMSC National Rotax Max Karting Championship's second 2nd round. Consequently, he shot to the top of the points table at the Airport Karting track, here today.
After two rounds, Mahadik is leading the championship points table with 71 points, followed by Ameya Bafna of Rayo Racing with 69 and Vishnu Prasad of Meco Racing tied with Dhruv Mohite on 65. The Junior Max category was won by Ricky R Donison of BPC Racing after a thrilling race with Kush Maini of Dark Don Racing, who, unfortunately, finished third behind a resurgent Aaroh Ravindra also flew past a rattled Maini, who had to settle for third place.
The Micro Max category also saw a close battle between Meco Racing teammates Yash Aradhya and Shahan Ali Mohsin, before the 11-year-old Yash had the last laugh.
Results-Top five-Senior Max: 1. Krishnaraaj Mahadik (Mohites) 18:38.865, 2. Vishnu Prasad (Meco), 3. Nayan Chatterjee (Rayo), 4. Arya Gandhi (Rayo), 5. Dhruv Mohite (Mohites); Junior Max: 1. Ricky R Donison (BPC) 16:01.613, 2. Aaroh Ravindra (Rayo), 3. Kush Maini (Dark Don), 4. Mira Erda (Dark Don), 5. Akash Gowda (Meco); Micro Max: 1. Yash Aradhya (Meco) 12:11.002, 2. Shahan Ali Mohsin (Meco), 3. Chirag Ghorpade (BPC), 4. Paul Francis (Meco), 5. Arjun Nair (Meco). UNI XR SY AS2221 NNNN
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