Round three, Anaheim 2, hosted the first Triple Crown event of the season. There will be three Triple Crown events this year; Anaheim 2, Detroit and Houston. The rider with the least amount of points at the end of the three main events is crowned the winner. The red plate holder, Nichols, won the first event, finished third in the second, and fourth in the third. Overall, Nichols ended the night, on the podium in third. Ferrandis went two-one-three, for a second-place podium spot.