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May 8, 2017

A second place for Clément Desalle in Latvia

Clement Desalle of the Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team raced to a spectacular second place in the Latvian round of the FIM World MXGP Motocross Championship to maintain his title challenge. The gritty Belgian shrugged off painful ribs, a relic of the Dutch GP two weeks previously, to holeshot the opening moto at the demanding […]

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May 8, 2017

Darian Sanayei sixth in Latvia

Darian Sanayei took his Monster Energy DRT Kawasaki to sixth place in the Latvian round of the FIM World MX2 Motocross Championship at the rugged Kegums track some fifty kilometres from Riga. The American showed an immediate liking for the challenging track as he posted the eighth best time in practice and stormed to seventh […]

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May 8, 2017

Assen Kawasaki Dominance

The SBK circus rolled into the northern Dutch town of Assen for the fourth round of the World Superbike Championship in late April and Kawasaki riders dominated the event. With a landslide of wins in every single racing class, Kawasaki swept the board claiming Superbike wins on Saturday and Sunday thanks to KRT rider Jonathan […]

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May 2, 2017

Sofuoglu Shows His Winning Style At Assen

Five-time FIM Supersport World Champions Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) gave a masterful display of front running from pole position to win the 18-lap WorldSSP race at Assen by over 2.5 seconds. Kyle Ryde (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) made a great start and looked set for a top five finish but as the laps counted down […]

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May 2, 2017

Rea Wins Race Two From Sykes By Just 0.025 Seconds

A 1-2 finish from KRT Riders Jonathan Rea and Tom Sykes in the second Superbike World Championship race of the Assen weekend provided great drama in the final chicane, with Sykes closing in to within 0.025 seconds of victory but Rea holding on to secure another double Dutch success. The classic TT Circuit at Assen […]

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May 2, 2017

Rea Wins As Ninja ZX-10RR Goes 1-2

In the opening 21-lap Superbike World Championship race of the Assen weekend Jonathan Rea scored the win and his KRT team-mate Tom Sykes took second place, results which put them 1-2 at the head of the championship rankings. In cool but dry and bright conditions Sykes from the front row and Rea from the second […]

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May 2, 2017

New Assen Track Best Lap For Sofuoglu In Superpole

Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) scored a new track best lap in the WorldSSP class at Assen, with a 1’37.805 in Superpole 2 to earn himself the best possible starting position for Sunday’s race. His team-mate Kyle Ryde was tenth, while Michael Canducci (Puccetti Racing Junior Team FMI Kawasaki) took an impressive front row starting […]

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