John Hopkins Gets The All-Clear To Return To Action

John Hopkins Gets The All-Clear To Return To Action

It’s been a roller coaster ride for World Superbike competitor John Hopkins, the man who amputated a finger so he could return to action quickly after suffering a serious hand injury. Unfortunately for Hopkins, he later re-injured that same hand after amputation and was forced to miss the opener of the Superbike season. Yet World […]

John Hopkins Returns At Imola Superbikes

John Hopkins flew to the UK at the weekend to prepare for his season debut on the #21 Yoshimura-powered GSX-R1000. Crescent Fixi Suzuki’s John Hopkins has been given the all-clear by his hand surgeon in America and will join team mate Leon Camier for this weekend’s second round of the World Superbike Championship at Imola […]

Paolo Flammini Speaks On Tension Between MotoGP, World Superbike

The world of motorsports promoting is a complicated one, and for evidence of that look no further than the World Superbike and MotoGP series. These two competitions are similar in many regards, but were considered to be entirely separate for years, as the barrier to entry for MotoGP meant that only the very top riders […]

Max Biaggi Wins First World Superbike Race Of The Year

Defending champion Carlos Checa got off to a bad start in the opening World Superbike race, but was able to bounce back in the second round with a victory at Philip Island, Australia. In the first race of the weekend, Checa quickly passed early leader Tom Sykes and was in control of the race by […]

John Hopkins Will Be Back For Imola After Breaking Hand

After breaking his hand during the first test of the World Superbike season, John Hopkins has been officially ruled out of the opening round of the series at Phillips Island in Australia. However, Hopkins’ Crescent Suzuki team is hopeful that the rider will be able to return for the second race of the year at […]