Mladin tops teammate Spies for Superbike sweep

Updated: April 22, 2007, 6:49 PM ET

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.