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Checa continues to lead the way ahead of qualifying


Ducati may not have a factory entry in World Superbikes this year but that has not stopped the Italian manufacturer from dominating a Philip Island. In final practice at the Australian venue Carlos Checa and Sylvain Guintoli topped the timesheets … Continue reading

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Parkes delights the home crowd with fastest FP2 time in WSS


Home town hero Broc Parkes headed final practice ahead of qualifying in World Supersports at Philip Island. The Kawasaki rider ended the session two tenths clear of his teammate David Salom with Fabien Foret third fastest for the Hannspree Ten … Continue reading

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Foret leaves it late to pip Salom in Q1 at the Island


It took Fabian Foret until the last minute to set the fastest time in World Supersport’s opening qualifying session at Philip Island. The Frenchman topped the times in FP1 but had to contend with David Salom through qualifying. The Spaniard … Continue reading

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Foret leads the way after opening WSS practice


The new World Supersport season started with a familiar face leading the timesheets after opening practice at Philip Island. Fabian Foret, 2002 WSS champion, continued his testing form to end the session ahead of Brook Parkes and David Salom. The … Continue reading

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Philip Island to host a “no holds barred” battle in MotoGP


Philip Island is best known for its nature parks and wildlife but this weekend the Koala Bears, Kangaroos and Penguins will be joined by Lorenzo, Rossi, Stoner and co with the sound of racing motorcycles reverberating around the island! MotoGP … Continue reading

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