Tag Archives: Eugene Laverty

Photo of the day – Eugene Laverty

The grid before a MotoGP race is an incredible blend of panic and activity. Teams are making sure that the bikes are ready for the start and the hustle and bustle of celebs, team personnel and hangers on is frightening … Continue reading

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Friday action trackside at Losail

The final round of the 2014 World Superbike championship takes place this weekend in Qatar with Sylvain Guintoli chasing down Tom Sykes in the standings in what looks set to be a winner takes all showdown in the final race … Continue reading

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Laverty finding improvements at Misano

An oil leak hindered Michael Laverty during the opening day of practice at Misano. The Irishman had hoped to test a new exhaust and swingarm during FP2 but a last minute oil leak meant that he was forced to use … Continue reading

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Philip Island WSBK Analysis – Practice and Qualifying

In this analysis of practice and qualifying from the opening World Superbike race of the season a fast laptime is a 1’31s lap as this was the typical race pace of both race winners and a “super-fast” laptime was anything … Continue reading

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What next for Eugene Laverty following Yamaha pullout from WSBK

In the aftermath of two runner-up finishes in the British round of the World Superbike championship Irishman Eugene Laverty could have been excused for feeling rather pleased with himself. If the Toombridge native did take stock of his progress in … Continue reading

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Yamaha pulls out of WSBK

This afternoon Yamaha announced that they will be withdrawing from World Superbikes at the end of the current campaign. The move has come as a surprise to many who viewed the manufacturers increased competitiveness in 2011 as being a sign … Continue reading

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Laverty showed his class at Monza

Eugene Laverty took the first World Superbike victory of his career at Monza on Sunday after a dominant performance in the opening race of the day saw him capitalise on a mistake by reigning champion Max Biaggi to open a … Continue reading

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