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WSBK: Jonathan Rea denied record 13th Assen victory by team-mate Tom Sykes

Jonathan Rea’s long winning streak at Assen was finally halted on Sunday as his Kawasaki team-mate Tom Sykes clinched his first World Superbike victory of the season.
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Jonathan Rea has won eight races in succession at Assen.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea equals Carl Fogarty's Assen record with 12th win

Jonathan Rea equalled Carl Fogarty’s record of 12 World Superbike wins at Assen with a tenacious performance on Saturday.
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Jonathan Rea has won the last seven races in a row at Assen.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea fourth fastest on day one at Assen

Jonathan Rea ended day one at Assen fourth fastest after being knocked off the top spot in the third free practice session.

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Jonathan Rea has won 11 times at Assen and is currently on a seven-race winning streak at the Dutch TT circuit.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea aiming to prolong Assen reign

Jonathan Rea will view this weekend’s fourth round of the World Superbike Championship at Assen as a gilt-edged opportunity to enhance his quest for a record fourth title.

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Jonathan Rea was presented with the Torrens Trophy in London.

Jonathan Rea receives prestigious Torrens Trophy in London

World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea was awarded the Royal Automobile Club’s prestigious Torrens Trophy on Thursday at the Pall Mall clubhouse in London.

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Graeme Irwin scored more World Championship points in Spain.

MOTOCROSS: Martin Barr wins at Redsand as Graeme Irwin bags more world championship points

Martin Barr made a fantastic start to the EMX 250 Championship after taking fourth overall at Redsand, Spain.

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Jonathan Rea won Saturday's opening World Superbike race at the Chang International Circuit in Thailand.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea returns to winning ways with race one victory in Thailand

Jonathan Rea has slashed Marco Melandri’s advantage in the World Superbike Championship to two points after claiming his maiden victory of 2018 in race one in Thailand on Saturday.
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World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea topped the times on Friday in free practice after making steady progress on his Kawasaki throughout the day.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea on top in Thailand but says 'more needed' for Saturday

Jonathan Rea forged his way to the top in FP3 in Thailand on Friday but the Kawasaki rider says he still needs ‘something more’ ahead of Saturday’s opening World Superbike race in Buriram.
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Stuart Edmonds was oustanding at  Desertmartin

MOTOCROSS: First blood to Edmonds in St Patrick’s Day meeting

Stuart Edmonds was the class act at the St. Patricks Day Irish Championship opener at Desertmartin, taking the overall in the MX1 class with three wins on the Apico Husqvarna.

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Carrickfergus rider Andrew Irwin  all set for the Thailand round of the 2018 World Supersport  Championship.

MOTORCYCLING: Andrew Irwin ready for Thailand test

This weekend Carrickfergus rider Andrew Irwin will hopefully realise his dream of actually racing in a World Championship series.

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Jonathan Rea in action in Sunday's race at Phillip Island in Australia.

WORLD SUPERBIKES: Jonathan Rea denied victory at Phillip Island in dramatic photo finish

Jonathan Rea was narrowly denied his first World Superbike victory of 2018 in a dramatic dash to the line in race two at Phillip Island in Australia on Sunday.
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Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki) leads eventual race winner Marco Melandri (Ducati) in race one at Phillip Island in Australia on Saturday.

WORLD SUPERBIKES: Jonathan Rea rues tyre issue as reigning champion finishes fifth at Phillip Island

Jonathan Rea contemplated pulling out of the opening World Superbike race at Phillip Island in Australia on Saturday as the reigning champion battled a rear tyre problem.

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World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea during the final test at Phillip Island in Australia.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea set for World Superbike opener at Phillip Island

Jonathan Rea is paying little attention to his rivals as the Ulster rider prepares to open the defence of his World Superbike crown this weekend at Phillip Island in Australia.

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Alastair Seeley will ride for the Tyco BMW team in the Superbike and Superstock races at the North West 200 in May.

NW200: Alastair Seeley and Tyco BMW renew ties for Triangle showpiece

Alastair Seeley has struck a deal with Northern Ireland’s Tyco BMW team for this year’s Vauxhall International North West 200.

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BIG INTERVIEW: Jonathan Rea - ‘sport was all I thought about growing up’

Superbike superstar Jonathan Rea raced into the record books last year when he was crowned World Champion for the third time in a row.

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Jonathan Rea with his 2018 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10RR World Superbike machine.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea pulls wraps off 2018 Kawasaki

World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea pulled the wraps off his 2018 Kawasaki at a sparkling launch event in Barcelona on Thursday night and declared: ‘It’s time to go racing’.

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Jonathan Rea became the first rider ever to win the World Superbike Championship in three successive seasons in 2017.

Jonathan Rea relishing prospect of racing in Northern Ireland World Superbike round

Three-time World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea says he is ‘so excited’ by the news that Northern Ireland will host a round of the series from as early as 2019.

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Three-time champion Jonathan Rea could soon be racing in a World Superbike round on his home patch in Northern Ireland.

Three-year deal signed to bring World Superbikes to Northern Ireland

A three-year deal has been reached between World Superbike Championship organisers Dorna and Manna Developments to host a round of the series at the £30m Lake Torrent Circuit in Coalisland, Co Tyrone.
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Jonathan Rea during the winter test at Jerez in Spain.

Jonathan Rea: Fear of not winning drives me on

Jonathan Rea says the fear of losing is what keeps him motivated as the three-time World Superbike champion aims to defend his title for a fourth consecutive season in 2018.

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