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Mladin tops teammate Spies for Superbike sweep

4/22/2007

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Australia's Mat Mladin completed a
weekend sweep in the Honda Superbike Classic at Barber Motorsports
Park on Sunday, beating Suzuki teammate Ben Spies by 0.992 seconds
in the 28-lap final.

Mladin, the six-time AMA Superbike champion, moved into second
place in the season standings, eight points behind Spies -- the
defending series champion.

The 35-year-old Mladin scored his 53rd career AMA Superbike win.