Red Bull X-Fighters Madrid
Las Ventas Bullring
The lights go down in the Las Ventas Bullring before Friday night's Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour stop in Madrid, Spain. Browse through our photo gallery from the season finale of the freestyle motocross extravaganza.
Thomas Pags -- who is sponsored by Red Bull, after all -- faces off against a Spanish matador Friday night in the opening ceremony for the X-Fighters in Madrid.
Thomas Pags' smooth and spectacular set of tricks earned him the Madrid crown and X-Fighters season title. He defeated Josh Sheehan in the quarterfinals and Javier Villegas in the semifinals on the way to reaching the finals.
Thomas Pags entered the final round in Madrid with a 60-point lead over Rob Adelberg.
Taka Higashino does a nice Cordova flip, but it wasn't enough to beat Thomas Pags on Friday in Madrid.
Thomas Pags does Higashino's specialty, the rock solid, to the delight of Madrid's fans.
Fireworks add some excitement to the festive atmosphere Friday night at the Las Ventas Bullring during the Red Bull X-Fighters.
From any angle, Thomas Pags was incredible on Friday night in Madrid.
In the head-to-head competitions, Taka Higashino defeated Rob Adelberg in the quarterfinals and Maikel Melero in the semifinals en route to the finals.
Freestyle snowmobiler ... wait, what? Yep, X Games Aspen 2013 Best Trick gold medalist Daniel Bodin puts on a little demo Friday night for the Madrid freestyle motocross fans.
Red Bull X-Fighters Madrid champion Thomas Pags is surrounded by second-place Taka Higashino, left, and third-place Javier Villegas, right, on the podium Friday night.
In a Madrid tradition, Thomas Pags is carried around the bullring to celebrate his victory.
Thomas Pags won X-Fighters Madrid and the season title, but he lost this battle with Dany Torres' electric clippers.