Sporting Digest: Motorcycling

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WORLD SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP (Albacete, Sp) First race: 1 C Fogarty (GB) Ducati 44min 21.492sec (ave speed 134.034kmh, 83.288mph); 2 A Slight (NZ) Honda 44:30.300; 3 J Whitham (GB) Ducati 44:36.917; 4 P Bontempi (It) Kawasaki 44:37.016; 5 T Rymer (GB) Kawasaki 44:46.028; 6 D Polen (US) Honda 44:49.568; 7 A Meklau (Aut) Ducati 44:52.942. Second race: 1 Fogarty 44:33.685 (133.423kmh, 82.909mph); 2 Slight 44:40.657; 3 Whitham 44:51.481; 4 Meklau 44:52.169; 5 Rymer 44:54.814; 6 Bontempi 45:09.640; 7 Polen 45:09.753. World championship standings: 1 S Russell (US) 112pts; 2 Fogarty 88; 3 Slight 79.

BRITISH SUPERCUP CHAMPIONSHIP (Donington Park): TT Superbikes: Race one: 1 J Moodie (Yamaha) 24min 33.90sec (ave speed 91.59mph); 2 I Simpson (Norton) 24:34.54; 3 P Borley (Norton) 24:38.15. Race two: 1 Borley 24:29.45 (91.87mph); 2 Simpson 24:30.26; 3 M Llewellyn (Ducati) 24:30.39. Championship standings (after four rounds): 1 Moodie 113pts; 2 Llewellyn 90.

Supersport 600: 1 M Edwards (Yamaha) 25:40.64 (87.62mph); 2 I Simpson (Yamaha) 25:41.31; 3 I Duffus (Yamaha) 25:52.29. Championship standings: 1 Simpson 77; 2 Edwards 61; 3 Duffus 58.

250cc: 1 I Newton (Aprilia) 25:07.67 (89.54mph); 2 J Robinson (Yamaha) 25:08.83; 3 R Haslam (Yamaha) 25:09.10. Championship standings: 1 J Vincent 65; 2 P Brown 54; 3 Newton 42.

125cc: 1 N Hodgson (Honda) 26:33.34 (84.72mph); 2 S Patrickson (Honda) 26:38.52; 3 F Mendes (Honda) 26:39.75. Championship standings: 1 Patrickson 60; 2 R Appleyard 53; 3 B Stanley 37; 4 Mawdsley 37.

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