The scene is set for 2018

See the highlights from a nail-biting start to the 2018 season

After a nine-year wait, US pilot Mike Goulian took only his second ever race win in a long Red Bull Air Race career, taking the full 15 points at the top of the World Championship standings. British pilot Ben Murphy made his mark in his Master Class debut with a Round of 8 place, showing that he's got what it takes to go head-to-head with seasoned race pilots.

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Michael
Goulian

 United States USA
Current ranking Ranking
3
Race wins this year Race wins
0
Seasons completed Seasons
11
Last year ranking Last yr. ranking
3
Master Class Master Class

Yoshihide
Muroya

 Japan JPN
Current ranking Ranking
1
Race wins this year Race wins
1
Seasons completed Seasons
7
Last year ranking Last yr. ranking
5
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Martin
Sonka

 Czechia CZE
Current ranking Ranking
2
Race wins this year Race wins
0
Seasons completed Seasons
6
Last year ranking Last yr. ranking
1
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Ben
Murphy

 United Kingdom GBR
Current ranking Ranking
13
Race wins this year Race wins
0
Seasons completed Seasons
1
Last year ranking Last yr. ranking
7