SBK: Eugene Laverty lays down the law in Monza

Yamaha World Superbike Team Monza

Monza always showcases some of the most exciting racing on the World Supebike calendar.  Well again the famous circuit lived up to its reputation. World Superbike Rookie, Eugene Laverty, put on a sensational display of race craft today to take a well earned double victory on his team’s home track in Monza. Today’s success signified […]

WSBK at Donington

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Plenty to see over at Donington this weekend. After two days of practicing and qualifying, Carlos Checa started the Sunday superbike race from the pole position. At first battling WSBK newcomer Marco Melandri on Yamaha and last year’s champion Max Biaggi on Aprilia through the first Free Practice and Qualifying 1 and 2, continuing the […]

MotoGP: Valentino Rossi fires the first shot in the Psychological battle of the season

Valentino Rossi chiambretti Interview

Valentino Rossi has given a frank account as to what he thinks of his main MotoGP rivals heading into this season’s championship, most notably arch-nemesis’ Jorge Lorenzo and Casey Stoner. Rossi, who is gearing up for his race debut with Ducati in less than two weeks time at Losail, has been doing the media rounds […]

SBK: Checa Doubles up at the Island, Melandri Scores Rookie First Podium – Videos

2011 Carlos Checa Phillip Island

Checa shows Ducati’s factory absence is not affecting him or his Althea Racing team as he claims a second win of the day in Australia. Carlos Checa comes away from the opening round of the 2011 World Superbike Championship with a maximum haul of 50 points after completing his second win of the day at […]

SBK: Carlos Checa Continues Strong Form be Securing Phillip Island Pole Position

2011 Carlos Checa Superpole at Phillip Island

Carlos Checa comes up against his strongest opposition during Superpole, but does just enough to secure a third career WSBK pole position. Carlos Checa has claimed the first Superpole of the 2011 World Superbike season, albeit by just 0.013secs from Max Biaggi. The Spaniard has utterly dominated the Australian curtain raiser thus far, but came […]