Team Makita Suzuki's Ricky Carmichael has increased his AMA Motocross lead with two walk-away wins in Sunday's eighth-round at Washougal, Washington.

Reigning champion Carmichael has now won 14 of the 16 races so far and leads the 12-round, 24-race series by 83 points from Honda's Kevin Windham.

THQ World and AMA Supercross champion Carmichael won both races convincingly; the first 30 minute leg by 28 seconds and the second by 21 seconds, with Windham second on both occasions. Fellow Honda rider Ernesto Fonseca took third overall.

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