WSB Magny-Course: Race 1 results - Spies takes victory

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World Superbikes

 04 October 2009 13:40

Ben Spies was victorious after a fierce battle for first place with Noriyuki Haga. Spies finished only 0.181 of second ahead of the Japanese rider.

Leon Haslam managed to take fifth place on his Stiggy Racing Honda ahead of fellow Brit Shane Byrne. Leon Camier's WSB debute was called short after technical problems with his Aprilia forced him to retire.

1 19 Spies B. (USA) Yamaha YZF R1 37'57.110 (160,392 kph)
2 41 Haga N. (JPN) Ducati 1098R 0.181
3 3 Biaggi M. (ITA) Aprilia RSV4 Factory 5.009
4 84 Fabrizio M. (ITA) Ducati 1098R 16.347
5 91 Haslam L. (GBR) Honda CBR1000RR 22.622
6 7 Checa C. (ESP) Honda CBR1000RR 24.948
7 71 Kagayama Y. (JPN) Suzuki GSX-R 1000 K9 27.144
8 67 Byrne S. (GBR) Ducati 1098R 27.578
9 11 Corser T. (AUS) BMW S1000 RR 28.486
10 96 Smrz J. (CZE) Ducati 1098R 28.716
11 111 Xaus R. (ESP) BMW S1000 RR 52.680
12 15 Baiocco M. (ITA) Ducati 1098R 1'01.372
13 99 Scassa L. (ITA) Kawasaki ZX 10R 1'05.123
14 25 Salom D. (ESP) Kawasaki ZX 10R 1'05.483
15 94 Checa D. (ESP) Yamaha YZF R1 1'05.672
16 88 Resch R. (AUT) Suzuki GSX-R 1000 K9 1'29.284
17 40 Gentile F. (ITA) Honda CBR1000RR
RET 22 Camier L. (GBR) Aprilia RSV4 Factory
RET 132 Morais S. (RSA) Kawasaki ZX 10R
RET 10 Nieto F. (ESP) Ducati 1098R
RET 23 Parkes B. (AUS) Kawasaki ZX 10R
RET 65 Rea J. (GBR) Honda CBR1000RR
RET 77 Iannuzzo V. (ITA) Honda CBR1000RR
RET 9 Kiyonari R. (JPN) Honda CBR1000RR
RET 31 Muggeridge K. (AUS) Suzuki GSX-R 1000 K9
RET 66 Sykes T. (GBR) Yamaha YZF R1