Tag Archives: Tom Sykes

Photo of the Day – Tom Sykes

This could be a pivotal year for Tom Sykes. The Englishman was squarely beaten by his Kawasaki teammate, Jonathan Rea, in 2015 but in winter testing he has been strong and consistent. Being able to take the fight to Rea … 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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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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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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Practice analysis from Donington Park shows Checa’s dominace

With practice and qualifying completed at Donington Park a clear picture has developed as to what to expect in tomorrow’s races. Carlos Checa once more dominated proceedings on his Ducati but with a more in depth look at his performance … Continue reading

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Checa to the fore once more

A scintillating lap from Carlos Checa secured a second consecutive pole position for the championship leader during today’s Superpole session. The Spaniard, riding for the Althea Ducati squad, topped Superpole 2 and 3 to claim the World Superbike pole position … Continue reading

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