Yamaha Racing - Rückblick Superbike-WM Monza.
World Superbike Rookie, Eugene Laverty, put on a sensational display of race craft today to take a well earned double victory on his team's home track in Monza. Today's success signified not only Laverty's maiden win but also his first podium finish to date in the 2011 World Superbike Championship.
Eugene Laverty leaves Monza with a total of 85 points having jumped up from ninth to sixth place in the Championship standings after today's impressive performance. Marco Melandri is now sitting second in the classification with 118 points, just 27 points behind the current leader, Carlos Checa.
Chaz Davies and Luca Scassa put in spectacular performances in the melting sunshine in Monza to take the second one two podium of the season on their Yamaha R6 machines and secure a four out of four race victory for the Yamaha ParkinGO Team in the 2011 World Supersport season.