World Superbike

Qatar closes November slot for F1 2021 calendar

F1 has explored a number of options to strengthen the second half of the season as the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact a number of races. The Japanese Grand Prix became the last race to be canceled last week, joining Canada, Singapore and Australia as officially canceled events. F1 …

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Toprak Razgatlioglu wins, tied with Rea

Aided by a front row start, Razgatlioglu took the lead in the first round of the 23-lap competition on Sunday afternoon and didn’t look back, securing a sixth victory in the 2021 campaign. With the Kawasaki Rea rider only occupying third place behind Ducati’s Scott Redding, that means Razgatlioglu and …

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Why Rea is under pressure like never before

Six rounds down, seven to go (at least officially) in the 2021 World Superbike season, and Jonathan Rea is leading the championship – no shock there. What is more surprising is that the gap between the six-time world champion and his closest rival Toprak Razgatlioglu is three points. This follows …

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Scott Redding expresses most security concerns

Located outside the Czech capital Prague, Most was a late addition to the WSBK 2021 calendar, added at the end of April as an indirect replacement for the Phillip Island round which was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 4.212 km track has never hosted a world championship level …

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Do MotoGP contracts mean anything?

This is not the first time that the sometimes brooding figure of Figueres, the homeland of Salvador Dali, has shown surrealist behavior. In 2012, with three rounds remaining and (after five wins) second in the new Moto3 championship, he had a mathematical, albeit remote, chance of winning. He arrived in …

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Michael Dunlop and Alastair Seeley aim for Bishopscourt joy

Michael Dunlop and Alastair Seeley headlining an impressive entry for this weekend’s Neil and Donny Robinson Memorial Short Reunion in Bishopscourt. Former Irish Superbike Champion Seeley was in great shape during the opening round of the Ulster Superbike Championship last weekend in Kirkistown, County Down, where he landed a hat-trick …

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