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Rea remained unscathed: The fall took me completely by surprise

Rea remained unscathed: The fall took me completely by surprise

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Jonathan Rea luckily walked away unscathed after his crash in the second race of the Superbike class today. The six-time world champion has a weekend he will want to forget as soon as possible. On his debut for Yamaha, he finished in seventeenth place on Saturday, and after a promising start, he finished the Sunday race in the third lap with a crash in the eleventh turn. "First of all, I would like to say that everything is fine with me. I am a bit sore from the fall, but luckily there were no injuries." "I ended up on the ground twice this week, but luckily I stayed in one piece. Today's crash was completely unexpected. It makes me even more angry because it happened just when I was getting a better feeling on the bike." "When Toprak's engine blew up I gained a few places and suddenly found myself in a very good position. As soon as
Rea: We're lost right now

Rea: We're lost right now

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The new season of the Superbike class did not start according to Jonathan Rea's wishes. The Northern Irishman, who left Kawasaki after nine years at the end of last season and this year sat on a Yamaha motorcycle, had plenty of problems in the first race at Philip Island. He only took eleventh place in the qualification. In the opening part of the race, he managed to break into the best, but then lost a lot of time during the mandatory stop to change tires. He returned to the track in eighteenth place together with Alvaro Bautista, who fell in the opening part of the race but managed to pick up the motorcycle. Rea was unable to keep up with the pace of the Spanish racer and finished seventeenth. "For me, it is one of the most demanding races in my career. I had a bad start from the starting position, but then I managed to overtake a few racers. I decided with
Rea in the next two seasons on Yamaha

Rea in the next two seasons on Yamaha

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After announcing in the morning that he was leaving Kawasaki after nine seasons, it has now become official that Jonathan Rea will move to Yamaha, where he will replace Toprak Razgatlioglu. https://twitter.com/PataYamahaWSBK/status/1698670726864085459?t=9rAyFv5jxy-RtWtWuZhOUw&s=19 Although Rea still had a contract with Kawasaki for next year, both parties agreed to terminate the cooperation early. The Northern Irishman, who won all six of his titles with Kawasaki, has signed a two-year contract with Yamaha. Rea currently sit third overall, with just one win this season. When announcing the news, Yamaha wrote: "We are very happy to announce that Jonathan Rea will join the Yamaha family. Together we share a great desire to win. We were both,
Breeding in the finish is the inaugural race of the Superbike class season in Aragon

Breeding in the finish is the inaugural race of the Superbike class season in Aragon

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Jonathan Rea is the winner of an extremely interesting inaugural Superbike class race in Aragon. He was joined on stage by Alvaro Bautista and Toprak Razgatlıoğlu. Turek thus failed to turn the best starting position into a victory. The race was best started by Toprak Razgatlıoğlu, who took the lead in the first turn. Turek quickly lost the lead against Jonathan Reji. Subsequently, the mentioned racers exchanged the leading position several times. https://twitter.com/WorldSBK/status/1512763350803005446 The only ones who managed to follow the leaders were Alvaro Bautista and Ruben Rinaldi. So in the middle of the race we watched an extremely interesting quadruple fight to win. In the second half, Rinaldi relented. Bautista, Rea and Razgatlıoğlu remained in the forefront. Four laps before
Razgatlıoğlu won the first race in Portimã, Rea finished in the sand

Razgatlıoğlu won the first race in Portimã, Rea finished in the sand

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Toprak Razgatlıoğlu is the winner of the first Superbike class race in Portimau, Portugal. He was joined on stage by Scott Redding and Loris Baz. At the beginning of the race we watched an extremely interesting fight between Razgatlıoğl and Reo, which was joined by Redding. They took turns at the helm of the race several times. Above all, the two main candidates for the title were relentless towards each other in overtaking. Perhaps the decisive moment in this year’s championship, however, happened at the end of the fifth lap when Jonathan Rea finished the race with a fall in the lead. The six-time consecutive world champion of this class is 45 points behind the leading Turk after today's race.
Redding wants the title as early as the inaugural season

Redding wants the title as early as the inaugural season

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The rookie in the Superbike class wants only one thing in his inaugural season - to beat Jonathan Reo and thus become a world champion. In a recent interview with Motorcycle News magazine, Redding gave his view on the upcoming Superbike class season, which begins at the end of the month in Australia. Despite being a newcomer to the class, his appetites are no less because of this, and even more so in his inaugural season he wants to beat the invincible Jonathan Reo in recent years. The Northern Irishman reached his fifth consecutive title last season. With this achievement, he is now alone at the top as the most successful racer in the history of the sport. At the start of last season, however, his dominance seemed to be over after Alvaro Bautista shone in the first half of the season. But the Spaniard in the second part of the season p
WSBK Laguna Seca: Rea won, Bautista fell again

WSBK Laguna Seca: Rea won, Bautista fell again

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With the victory in the first race in Laguna Seca, Jonathan Rea increased his lead in the championship to 49 points after Alvaro Bautista fell again. Racer Ducati led the championship with 61 points before the race in Jerez, but after four falls in the same number of major races and five consecutive wins, Ree's situation in the championship changed drastically. Rea was the fastest already in the qualifiers, and he also took the lead in the first bend of the first race. Bautisto was soon overtaken for second place by team-mate Chaz Davies, who then put pressure on leader Reo for a few laps and tried to take the lead in the fifth lap. He managed to do it by a hair, but he made a mistake and Rea drove past. Bautista was following the action from third place when his front tire slipped in the fifth corner. The Spaniard is otherwise a pick
WSBK: Rea is only 16 points behind the Spaniard after Bautista's resignation in Misano

WSBK: Rea is only 16 points behind the Spaniard after Bautista's resignation in Misano

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With the victory in the final race in Misano, where the leader of the championship, Alvaro Bautista, resigned, Jonathan Rea returned to the fight for this year's world title. Rea, the current Superbike class champion, celebrated his 75th victory. Rea was 39 points behind Bautista before the second race, and the Spaniard on a Ducati started the race from the best starting position. But his lead did not last long as he fell at the start of the second lap and fell for the second time in the last four races. Leon Haslam took the lead in the race, closely followed by teammates Jonathan Rea, Toprak Razgatlioglu, Marco Melandri and Alex Lowes. Moody Razgatlioglu attacked and overtook Reo and then the leading Haslam. Between Reo and Razgatlioglu, a convulsive duel broke out for the lead until the end
Rea won the Superpole race in Imola

Rea won the Superpole race in Imola

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Jonathan Rea, who finished Alvaro Bautista’s incredible string of eleven consecutive wins on Saturday, won today’s race for the Superole in San Marino. The Kawasaki racer won by a two-second lead and secured another 12 points in the fight for this year’s world title. Bautista, the leader in the overall standings of the championship, was third after losing his place in a duel with teammate Chaz Davies. His lead in the championship has now been reduced to 43 points, and today another race is scheduled. Davies started the race from the best starting position, and Rea immediately prepared the attack and tried for the first time in a corner of Tosa, where he made a mistake and put Davies back in the lead. This was followed by a mistake by Davies in the last chicane, which cost him two places. Rea drove to
Rea beat Baustista for the first time with a victory in Imola

Rea beat Baustista for the first time with a victory in Imola

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Jonathan Rea is the winner of the first Superbike class race in Imola, where he defeated Alvaro Bautista for the first time this year. The Spaniard for whom this was the premiere race at this racetrack contented himself with second place this time. They were joined on the winning stage by Turek Toprak Razgatlıoğlu. Rea started the race very well and already in the right turn of Gilles Villeneuve managed to overtake the fastest from the qualifications Chaz Davis. He then resigned only a few turns later due to problems with the motorcycle and left the second place to his teammate Alvar Bautista. But the Spaniard didn’t have the rhythm to be able to catch his competitor in front of him. Rea thus celebrated a dominant victory with an advantage of 7,8 seconds, while in the last round he dropped a lot of his own and lost three seconds against the pursuers. Ba