Knockhill BSB: Hill takes pole

Published: 23 June 2012

Reigning champion Tommy Hill will start the first of tomorrow's superbike races from pole position at Knockhill after setting the pace early in superpole.

Samsung Honda's Michael Laverty will start from second on the grid after crashing in the final superpole session while on his fastest and final lap. Tyco Suzuki's Josh Brookes completes the front row in third.

Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki rider Shane Byrne heads the fourth row, ahead of Ian Lowry and Noriyuki Haga.

    Tommy Hill (Swan Yamaha) 48.785s
    Michael Laverty (Samsung Honda) +0.068s
    Josh Brookes (Tyco Suzuki) +0.329s
    Shane Byrne (Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki) +0.375s
    Ian Lowry (Padgetts Honda) +0.487s
    Noriyuki Haga (Swan Yamaha) +0.727s
    Graeme Gowland (WFR Honda) +0.745s
    Tommy Bridewell (Supersonic BMW) +0.768s
    James Westmoreland (WFR Honda) +0.906s
    Alastair Seeley (Tyco Suzuki) +0.939s