Troy Bayliss switches places with Troy Corser on the World Superbike timesheets in Misano
Australia’s Troy Bayliss was fastest in this afternoon’s first qualifying session for the World Superbikes at Misano in Italy.
The Ducati rider recorded a best time of 1:36.479 and knocked 0.4secs of this morning’s best from fellow Australian Troy Corser. The timesheets saw a reversal of this morning’s World Superbike free practice session with Troy Corser in second on a 1:36.524.
Ducati’s Ruben Xaus moved up the time sheets with a 1:36.879, which was more than a second quicker than his time earlier.
Britain’s James Toseland (Honda) had a disappointing World Superbikes’ session, finishing up in seventh. However, the current World Superbike championship leader was just over one 10th of a second quicker than his best time this morning.
Fellow British rider, Dean Ellison, finished 22nd on his Ducati with a best time of 1:41.290.
World Superbikes qualifying one results:
1 Troy BAYLISS AUS Ducati 999 F07 1'36.479
2 Troy CORSER AUS Yamaha YZF-R1 1'36.524
3 Yukio KAGAYAMA JPN Suzuki GSX-R1000 K7 1'36.803
4 Ruben XAUS ESP Ducati 999 F06 1'36.879
5 Noriyuki HAGA JPN Yamaha YZF-R1 1'37.453
6 Fonsi NIETO ESP Kawasaki ZX-10R 1'37.512
7 James TOSELAND GBR Honda CBR1000RR 1'37.522
8 Michel FABRIZIO ITA Honda CBR1000RR 1'37.594
9 Regis LACONI FRA Kawasaki ZX-10R 1'37.645
10 Lorenzo LANZI ITA Ducati 999 F07 1'37.692
11 Max BIAGGI ITA Suzuki GSX-R1000 K7 1'37.766
12 Marco BORCIANI ITA Ducati 999 F06 1'38.004
13 Roberto ROLFO ITA Honda CBR1000RR 1'38.012
14 Mauro SANCHINI ITA Kawasaki ZX-10R 1'38.546
15 Jakub SMRZ CZE Ducati 999 F05 1'38.872
16 Max NEUKIRCHNER GER Suzuki GSX-R1000 K6 1'39.123
17 Sanchini NAKATOMI JPN Yamaha YZF-R1 1'39.128
18 Luca CONFORTI ITA Honda CBR1000RR 1'39.560
19 Christian ZAISER AUT MV Agusta F4 312 R 1'40.078
20 Luca MORELLI ITA Honda CBR1000RR 1'40.173
21 Allesandro POLITA ITA Suzuki GSX-R1000 K6 1'40.438
22 Dean ELLISON GBR Ducati 999RS 1'41.290