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24 February 2019

Alex Rins fastest at Day Two Qatar Test

Viñales remains in close company, Quartararo crushes the rest of the rookies in third and six factories end the day in the top ten

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24 February 2019

Three Over Two Equals V4R

Alvaro Bautista (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) completed a hat-trick of race wins at Phillip Island with his second full race distance victory today. Having also won the first ever Tissot-Superpole Sprint race earlier this afternoon, he had in reality taken three wins, but only two

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24 February 2019

Wagner superb in his Superbike return

Yamaha privateer Aiden Wagner has completed an extraordinary return to the local road racing ranks by claiming the overall victory in round one of the 2019 Australian Superbike Championship at Phillip Island. The Queenslander won today's third and final 12-lap race to complete

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23 February 2019

Clean Sweep at Phillip Island for Tom Toparis

Sunday’s racing at the opening round of the 2019 Motul Pirelli Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) got underway bright and early today with Race 3 of the Supersport class, held during the FIM World Superbike Championship (WSBK) weekend here at Phillip Island. It was Tom To

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23 February 2019

Toparis Makes It Two From Two For Saturday at the Island

Tom Toparis (Landbridge Yamaha YZF-R6) has once again shown he’ll be very hard to beat for the remainder of the 2019 Motul Pirelli Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) with two from two wins on the first day of competition in the Supersport class here at Phillip Island Circ

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23 February 2019

Aprilia Racing’s 2019 season begins with new colours, new staff and a new test rider

Aprilia Racing’s 2019 season begins under the sign of change. Both on a technical level and in terms of the Italian racing department’s staff which, after radical reorganisation over the winter, renews its resolve in MotoGP! The most visible aspect of th

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23 February 2019

Maxwell Steals Last-Corner Victory From Wagner in ASBK’s First Superbike Race of 2019

The 2019 Motul Pirelli Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) kicked off with a nail-biting Kawasaki Superbike race which went down to the wire here at Phillip Island. The opening round of the seven-round national Superbike championship featured as part of the FIM Superbike Wor

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23 February 2019

Alvaro Bautista Smashes It On New Ducati

Alvaro Bautista (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) scored a stunning race victory in his first ever WorldSBK outing, after running away from the entire field to win by 14.983 seconds, having held a lead of over 16 seconds with one lap to go. He was the first WorldSBK rooki

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23 February 2019

New Track Best Gives Rea Superpole Win

The single-shot 25 minute Superpole introduced for 2019 was won at the first attempt by the number one plate rider, Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team). His 129.413 best lap was a new track best for Superbikes at PI. Rea’s team-mate Leon Haslam was a composed and confident s

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22 February 2019

Australia's Wildcards Complete First Practice Session at WSBK Phillip Island

Reigning Australian Superbike (ASBK) Champion Troy Herfoss (Penrite Honda Racing CBR1000RR) and Australian Supersport contender Tom Toparis (Landbridge Yamaha) have joined the field here at Phillip Island for the FIM World Superbike (WSBK) and World Supersport (WSSP) Championship

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22 February 2019

Wagner's Weekend Gets Better With Superbike Pole

The 2019 Motul Pirelli Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) got down to business today with Qualifying for Round 1 taking place at Phillip Island this weekend (February 21-24) as part of the FIM World Superbike Championship (WSBK).  After months of development and testing

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22 February 2019

Close Qualifying Sees Bautista Top Day One

Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) and his potential new championship challenger Alvaro Bautista (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) wrestled for the status of fastest rider on day one, as the WorldSBK Championship got underway for real at Phillip Island. Bautista was the top name i