British Superbike: Race One Outcomes And Report From Knockhill – Roadracing World Journal


Editorial Notice: American Julian Correa completed P9 in British Expertise Cup Race One Saturday at Knockhill. Countryman Eli Banish, in the meantime, suffered a DNF.





Extra, from a press launch issued by MSVR:

Ray returns to successful methods as Skinner celebrates residence podium at Knockhill


Race One winner Bradley Ray (heart), runner-up Jason O’Halloran (left), and third-place finisher Rory Skinner (proper) on the rostrum at Knockhill. Photograph courtesy MSVR.


Bradley Ray claimed his third race win of the 2022 Bennetts British Superbike Championship season, delivering a masterful efficiency at Knockhill to take the chequered flag within the eBay Dash Race forward of Jason O’Halloran and residential hero Rory Skinner.

Ray had set a lap record-breaking tempo to say pole place and the Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing Yamaha rider was decided to return to successful methods after combating again from a crash yesterday.

Ray acquired off to a flying begin and regardless of the preliminary stress from the chasing pack, he stored his cool to interrupt his rivals and lengthen his lead on the high of the championship standings.

The battle for the ultimate podium positions had been intense as O’Halloran dived into second on the opening lap forward of Skinner and Danny Buchan, who break up the Cheshire Mouldings FS-3 Kawasaki teammates.

Kyle Ryde was additionally within the battle within the earlier phases of the race, however Skinner was immediately on the assault and moved forward of the McAMS Yamaha rider on the second lap.

The Australian fought again and shortly had regained the place as Ryde then moved into third place forward of the Group Inexperienced teammates as Skinner and Lee Jackson tried to regain the positions.

Skinner was decided and with six laps remaining, he had regained third place however O’Halloran had bridged a marginal hole in second place and he would maintain it till the end.

Skinner’s third place wasn’t protected; he was coming underneath intense stress from his teammate as he continued to commerce positions with Jackson over the ultimate laps. Nevertheless, it was the native contender, who returned to the rostrum for the primary time for the reason that season opener, claiming a hard-fought third place forward of Jackson.

Danny Buchan had managed to get forward of Ryde to grab fifth place with Glenn Irwin holding off Tommy Bridewell for seventh.

Storm Stacey had his greatest end of the season to date in ninth place for Group LKQ Euro Automotive Components Kawasaki as Josh Brookes accomplished the highest ten.

Defending champion Tarran Mackenzie was sidelined from the eBay Dash race following a high-speed crash within the opening stage of this afternoon’s SUPERPICKS Qualifying session. The McAMS Yamaha sustained heavy injury within the crash and so he can be again in motion tomorrow.

Bennetts British Superbike Championship, Knockhill, eBay Dash Race outcome:

1.    Bradley Ray (Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing Yamaha)

2.    Jason O’Halloran (McAMS Yamaha) +1.676s

3.    Rory Skinner (Cheshire Mouldings FS-3 Kawasaki) +2.218s

4.    Lee Jackson (Cheshire Mouldings FS-3 Kawasaki) +2.294s

5.    Danny Buchan (SYNETIQ BMW) +3.688s

6.    Kyle Ryde (Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing Yamaha) +5.053s

7.    Glenn Irwin (Honda Racing UK) +6.142s

8.    Tommy Bridewell (Oxford Merchandise Racing Ducati) +6.263s

9.    Storm Stacey (Group LKQ Euro Automotive Components Kawasaki) +6.643s

10.    Josh Brookes (MCE Ducati) +11.373s


Bennetts British Superbike Championship standings after eBay Dash race at Knockhill:

1.    Bradley Ray (Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing Yamaha) 183

2.    Jason O’Halloran (McAMS Yamaha) 150

3.    Lee Jackson (Cheshire Mouldings FS-3 Kawasaki) 138

4.    Rory Skinner (Cheshire Mouldings FS-3 Kawasaki) 132

5.    Kyle Ryde (Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing Yamaha) 127

6.    Glenn Irwin (Honda Racing UK) 116

7.    Tommy Bridewell (Oxford Merchandise Racing Ducati) 72

8.    Peter Hickman (FHO Racing BMW) 70


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Bradley Ray

Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing Yamaha

eBay Dash Race winner – Knockhill

“That was a little bit of an odd race for me to be honest; I set off initially and I hadn’t deliberate on main from begin to end! I simply needed to get my head down initially and took it fairly regular over the primary few laps and I set a tempo I used to be comfy with and I didn’t really feel close to the restrict.

“I acquired to about lap 12 and I had pulled about 0.5s and I assumed it was the time to make a niche if I may. I managed to place in some robust laps and it meant I may pull a little bit of a niche.

“I’m tremendous proud of the bike, particularly after the shortage of observe time after lacking the check and the crash yesterday.

“I might say this has been my greatest win of the season to date due to that; the opposite guys had laps underneath their belt from testing and I solely had 5 laps yesterday so I solely had at the moment to stand up to hurry at the moment.

“I’m over the moon to convey the win residence for Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing Yamaha.”



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