OULTON: LAVILLA TAKES TWO

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Gregorio Lavilla took the win in the final Bennetts British Superbike race of the day at Oulton Park, but his win was overshadowed by the decision over who was to be awarded third place after an incident between Shane Byrne and Jonathan Rea on lap 17. Both riders were inseparable on the final lap of the race and were so close that when they approached the Knickerbrook chicane the pair touched, … [Read more...]

LAVILLA EXTENDS HIS BSB LEAD

Reigning champion Gregorio Lavilla extended his British Superbikes Championship lead with a win and a third place finish at Donington Park. The Ducati Airwaves rider took victory in a rain, hail and sleet-hit opener. Ryuichi Kiyonari (Honda) was a close second with Leon Haslam (Ducati) third. In the second race, Suzuki's Scott Smart eased to victory, with Haslam passing Lavilla late … [Read more...]