Portimao WSB: Eugene Laverty first in World Supersport race

By James Keen -

World Superbikes

 25 October 2009 14:33

Parkalgar Honda rider Eugene Laverty claimed victory in the World Supersport race at Portimao.

Turkish rider Kenan Sofuoglu placed second for the Hannspree Ten Kate Honda team, followed by Parkingo Triumph BE1 rider Garry McCoy.

Brit and Yamaha rider Cal Crutchlow finished 4th and Aussie Mark Aitchison came in 5th for Honda Althea Racing.   

1  50 Laverty E. (IRL) Honda CBR600RR 35'17.044 (156,173 kph)
2  54 Sofuoglu K. (TUR) Honda CBR600RR 3.443
3  24 McCoy G. (AUS) Triumph Daytona 675 13.874
4  35 Crutchlow C. (GBR) Yamaha YZF R6 15.144
5   8 Aitchison M. (AUS) Honda CBR600RR 16.608
6  51 Pirro M. (ITA) Yamaha YZF R6 20.008
7  23 Davies C. (GBR) Triumph Daytona 675 22.007
8  99 Foret F. (FRA) Yamaha YZF R6 22.034
9  77 Veneman B. (NED) Honda CBR600RR 23.031
10 117 Praia M. (POR) Honda CBR600RR 24.002
11   1 Pitt A. (AUS) Honda CBR600RR 31.794
12  36 Cardenas M. (COL) Honda CBR600RR 31.811
13  21 Fujiwara K. (JPN) Kawasaki ZX-6R 32.218
14  25 Laverty M. (GBR) Honda CBR600RR 33.196
15 101 Coghlan K. (GBR) Yamaha YZF R6 1'02.386
16   5 Pradita T. (INA) Yamaha YZF R6 1'06.401
17   9 Dell'Omo D. (ITA) Honda CBR600RR 1'08.010
18  88 Guerra Y. (ESP) Yamaha YZF R6 1'18.977
19  40 Gentile F. (ITA) Honda CBR600RR 1'19.080
20 199 Four O. (FRA) Honda CBR600RR 1'22.144
21  22 Muresan R. (ROU) Triumph Daytona 675 2'06.258
22 122 Walkowiak M. (POL) Yamaha YZF R6 
RET  55 Roccoli M. (ITA) Honda CBR600RR 
RET  28 Vos A. (NED) Honda CBR600RR 
RET  16 Lowes S. (GBR) Honda CBR600RR 
RET  26 Lascorz J. (ESP) Kawasaki ZX-6R