Tag Archives: Eugene Laverty

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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Laverty takes first WSBK victory


Eugene Laverty took the first WSBK victory of his career after a dominant performance in the opening race of the day at Monza. The Irishman capitalised on a mistake by Max Biaggi with eight laps to go to open a … Continue reading

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Rea wins opening race at Assen


Jonathon Rea kick started his World Superbike title campaign with a hard fought victory in the opening race of the day at Assen. The Irishman battled at the front throughout the race and did enough to see off a spirited … Continue reading

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Analysis from the opening two days of WSBK action from Assen


Even though Carlos Checa took another pole position in today’s Superpole session there is clear evidence that the championship leader could face stiff competition as he seeks to maintain his near perfect start to 2011. The Althea Ducati rider has … Continue reading

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