World Superbikes

  • WSB: Rea bounces back to end Sykes' run

    Today 15:47 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Rea bounces back to end Sykes' run

    Jonathan Rea put an end to Tom Sykes’ dominant Donington winning streak as he bounced back from yesterday’s crash to take victory in this afternoon’s second World Superbike race. Despite starting...

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  • WSB: Sunday action to be shown on Quest

    Today 09:21 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Sunday action to be shown on Quest

    The remainder of the sixth round of the 2017 Superbike World Championship will be shown on free-to-air TV today. All of Sunday’s race action will be broadcast live on Quest, a free-to-air channel...

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  • WSS: Sofuoglu takes pole as Brits impress

    Yesterday 20:14 by Oli Rushby

    WSS: Sofuoglu takes pole as Brits impress

    Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) finished just 0.067 seconds ahead of second placed Superpole rider Lucas Mahias (GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team) to take the 32nd pole of his career and...

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  • WSB: Haslam stuns with wildcard rostrum

    Yesterday 20:03 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Haslam stuns with wildcard rostrum

    Leon Haslam has described his return to the Superbike World Champship podium as a ‘dream come true’ after a disastrous morning saw him crash out of qualifying at Donington Park. The British Superbike...

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  • WSB: Pirelli withdraw Rea crash tyre for Sunday

    Yesterday 19:37 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Pirelli withdraw Rea crash tyre for Sunday

    Pirelli have withdrawn the tyre Jonathan Rea was using in today’s opening race from rider’s selections for Sunday’s second outing after being unable to establish the cause of his crash. Rea was thrown...

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  • WSB: Sykes dedicates victory to Hayden

    Yesterday 18:53 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Sykes dedicates victory to Hayden

    Tom Sykes made the gesture to dedicate his victory in the opening Superbike race at Donington Park today to Nicky Hayden, who lost his life after a cycling incident in Italy last week. The Kawasaki...

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  • WSB: Rea: 'It felt like my tyre exploded'

    Yesterday 17:01 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Rea: 'It felt like my tyre exploded'

    Jonathan Rea has said it felt like a sniper had shot his bike from underneath him as he crashed out of today’s opening Superbike World Championship race at Donington Park with unexplained tyre...

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  • WSB: Sykes takes pole with record lap

    Yesterday 11:52 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Sykes takes pole with record lap

    Tom Sykes will start on pole position for today’s opening World Superbike race at Donington Park after breaking his own pole record to place ahead of team-mate Jonathan Rea. Sykes’ time of 1’26.712...

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  • WSS: Jacobsen leads the way on opening day

    26 May 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSS: Jacobsen leads the way on opening day

    Patrick Jacobsen (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) made the most of his first day at Donington park by posting the fastest lap in combined free practice, edging himself 0.114 seconds ahead of Kenan Sofuoglu...

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  • WSB: Haslam: 'I've just got to pin it!'

    26 May 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Haslam: 'I've just got to pin it!'

    Leon Haslam might have impressed on the opening day of action at the Donington Park round of the 2017 Superbike World Championship, but the BSB regular says he’s still a lot to learn as he focuses on...

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  • WSB: Rea tops day one at Donington

    26 May 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Rea tops day one at Donington

    Jonathan Rea made his intentions clear on the opening day of practice at the Donington Park round of the Superbike World Championship, topping the timesheets from team-mate Tom Sykes after the two...

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  • WSB: Jake Dixon set for Donington wildcard

    19 May 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Jake Dixon set for Donington wildcard

    Jake Dixon and the RAF Regular & Reserves Kawasaki team will make a wildcard appearance at next weekend’s World Superbike event at Donington Park. The talented British youngster, who has impressed...

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  • WSB: Davies: 'What a weekend!'

    15 May 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Davies: 'What a weekend!'

    It was a perfect weekend from start to finish for Aruba Ducati’s Chaz Davies at Imola, as he set the benchmark from the off in the fifth round of the 2017 Superbike World Championship at Imola. Having...

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  • WSB: Dream double for Davies and Ducati

    14 May 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSB: Dream double for Davies and Ducati

    Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing - Ducati) pushed his way to a second clear win at his team’s home round in Imola, winning by almost four seconds and easing up on the final lap. After a red flag incident...

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  • WSB: Davies wins red flagged race one

    13 May 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSB: Davies wins red flagged race one

    Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing - Ducati) ran away with the first race at Imola despite it making it to only 14 laps, and the result counted back to lap 12. An incident that went to race direction for...

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  • NW200: Seeley wins dramatic Supersport battle

    13 May 2017 by Oli Rushby

    NW200: Seeley wins dramatic Supersport battle

    Alastair Seeley notched up his 19th North West 200 victory in a dramatic second Supersport race at this year’s Vauxhall International North West 200. With a damp circuit from overnight rainfall and...

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  • WSB: Davies takes pole at home for Ducati

    13 May 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Davies takes pole at home for Ducati

    Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing - Ducati) set a 1’45.662 lap on his second go around on Pirelli’s latest new rear qualifying tyre to take his second pole of 2017 and the fifth of his career. The existing...

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  • WSB: Jonathan Rea's Assen column

    01 May 2017 by Jonathan Rea

    WSB: Jonathan Rea's Assen column

    What a weekend! I honestly can’t believe we have walked away with another 50 points after an incredible double in two very different races. I always get a warm feeling driving under the tunnel and...

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  • WSB: Rea edges Sykes for Assen double

    30 April 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Rea edges Sykes for Assen double

    Despite both riders starting from their now customary third row grid positions, Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) ended up the leading duo for much of the 21 lap...

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