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O'Young is Porsche champ again

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 09 November, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 09 November, 2008, 12:00am

Hong Kong's Darryl O'Young clinched the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia championship for the second time after a sensational final two rounds at the Bahrain International Circuit yesterday. The 28-year-old Team Jebsen driver had trailed championship leader Christian Jones of Australia by three points entering the races, but he snatched overall victory with a win and a second place yesterday. O'Young was elated with his latest title: 'It's fantastic. It's been a tough championship, much harder than the first time I won in 2006.'


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