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Rea wins opening race at Assen


Jonathon Rea kick started his World Superbike title campaign with a hard fought victory in the opening race of the day at Assen. The Irishman battled at the front throughout the race and did enough to see off a spirited … Continue reading

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Checa to the fore once more


A scintillating lap from Carlos Checa secured a second consecutive pole position for the championship leader during today’s Superpole session. The Spaniard, riding for the Althea Ducati squad, topped Superpole 2 and 3 to claim the World Superbike pole position … Continue reading

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Checa takes race one at Philip Island with a dominant victory


Carlos Checa clinched the opening race of the World Superbike season with a dominant victory at Philip Island. The Spaniard, starting from pole position, made a slow start and lost the lead to Eugene Laverty. The Irishman looked cool, calm … Continue reading

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Checa holds off Biaggi to take pole at Philip Island


Carlos Checa’s dominance at Philip Island saw the Spaniard take pole position for the opening round of the World Superbike season. The Spaniard was just 0.013s faster than Max Biaggi ahead of what looks like being a highly competitive day … Continue reading

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Checa continues to lead the way ahead of qualifying


Ducati may not have a factory entry in World Superbikes this year but that has not stopped the Italian manufacturer from dominating a Philip Island. In final practice at the Australian venue Carlos Checa and Sylvain Guintoli topped the timesheets … Continue reading

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