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Kiyonari does the double

Published: 24 June 2005

Updated: 24 November 2014

The HM Plant Honda duo of Ryuichi Kiyonari and Michael Rutter dominated the Knockhill round of British Superbikes with Kiyonari taking two wins and Rutter two second places.

In both races it was the two Honda riders that held the lead with the other riders having to settle for a fight for the final place on the podium.

Race one saw the Stobart Honda of Michael Laverty take third place followed by Glen Richards, Leon Haslam, Gregorio Lavilla and John Reynolds.

Third place in race two went to the Airwaves Ducati of Gregorio Lavilla followed by Michael Laverty, Leon Haslam, John Reynolds, Glen Richards and James Haydon.

For the full story behind the results, see Wednesday's MCN (June 29 issue).

Race one positions:

1. Ryuichi Kiyonari

2. Michael Rutter

3. Michael Laverty

4. Glen Richards

5. Leon Haslam

6. Gregorio Lavilla

7. John Reynolds

8. Karl Harris

9. Gary Mason

10. Dean Thomas

11. James Buckingham

12. Scott Smart

13. Tristan Palmer

14. Ben Wilson

15. Tommy Hill

16. John Laverty

17. Marty Nutt

18. Richard Wren

19. Dean Ellison

20. Luke Quigley

21. Malcolm Ashley

22. Nick Medd

23. Chris Martin


Kieran Clarke

Dennis Hobbs

Jonathon Rea

Michael Pensaville

Danny Beaumont

James Haydon

Steve Brogan

John McGuinness

Daniel Stauffer

Race two positions:

1. Ryuichi Kiyonari

2. Michael Rutter

3. Gregorio Lavilla

4. Michael Laverty

5. Leon Haslam

6. John Reynolds

7. Glen Richards

8. James Haydon

9. Jonathan Rea

10. Dean Thomas

11. Karl Harris

12. Tommy Hill

13. Gary Mason

14. Kieran Clarke

15. Tristan Palmer

16. Scott Smart

17. Dennis Hobbs

18 Ben Wilson

19. James Buckingham

20. John Laverty

21. Richard Wren

22. Dean Ellison

23. Steve Brogan

24. Luke Quigley

25. Chris Martin

26. Malcolm Ashley

27. Michael Pensavalle

28. Nick Medd


Marty Nutt

John McGuinness

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