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Adam Jones is King of Giza

FMX editor Ryan Leyba recounts the faithful night on the Giza Plateau

Updated: April 13, 2011, 6:31 PM ET
By Ryan Leyba | ESPN Action Sports

The dust has settled on Egypt's Giza Plateau, home to the Sphinx and the world's most famous pyramids, where tonight 2007 X Games freestyle champion Adam Jones won the second round of the 2010 Red Bull X-Fighters, besting current tour leader Andre Villa in the final. You could say it was a monumental performance.

The night began in appropriate Egyptian fashion, with 12 of the world's best riders trading their two-strokes and four-strokes for 1,000-pound camels. They paraded before ...

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