Tag: Tom Sykes
It was a day of firsts at the Moscow Raceway, as the inaugural Russian bike race saw Marco Melandri take the lead in the standings for the first time.
Marco Melandri may only be fourth in the overall standings, but all eyes will be on him this weekend as World Superbike visits Aragon.
Carlos Checa continued his excellent World Superbike form in the first moto at Miller Motorsports Park, but crashed in the second race to allow Marco Melandri to win the weekend.
It was an up-and-down day for BMW at the World Superbike races in Donington Park, as the manufacturer got its first-ever win followed by a catastrophic loss.
Inclement weather shortened the World Superbike schedule in Monza, Italy, this weekend, as organizers weren’t confident the riders’ motorcycle tires would hold up in the wet conditions.
Crescent FIXI Suzuki’s John Hopkins was involved in a crash in the early stages of the first race at round four of the World Superbike championship at Monza today which left the Anglo-American with a broken right foot. Hopkins had a huge high-side after only a couple of laps and it was immediately evident that [...]
The second weekend of World Superbike racing was all about Carlos Checa, who took command of the point standings with a dominant performance that saw him winning both races and taking the maximum points available. The defending champion was trailing Max Biaggi going into the weekend, mainly due to Checa crashing in the very first [...]
Checa Extends Lead Over Biaggi in World Superbike Ducati rider Carlos Checa was able to pick up his eighth win of the World Superbike season and complete a weekend sweep by besting rival Max Biaggi in two races at the Misano Adriatico Circuit in Italy. Checa had the advantage going into Sunday’s race, as he [...]