Spaniard takes BSB pole in Scotland!

British Supersport Qualifying

Integro Yamaha’s Jack Kennedy has collected his fifth pole position on the bounce in the 2019 Dickies British Supersport Championship at Knockhill, with Kyle Ryde and Brad Jones joining him on the front row.

It was Kennedy who started the session the strongest, leading the way at the top of the time sheets after posting a strong time early on.

The defending Champion continued to improve on his time, pulling a heathy gap over second place, making sure he secured his fifth pole position of the year.

Kyle Ryde will start from second on the grid after nicking it from Brad Jones in the dying moments of the session.

Row two will see Jamie Perrin start from fourth with local lad Rory Skinner fifth and Championship leader Seeley rounding out the second line in sixth.

Pos Name Entry Time
1 Jack Kennedy Yamaha – Integro Yamaha 49.024
2 Kyle Ryde Kalex – Kovara projects by RS Racing 49.145
3 Brad Jones Yamaha – Integro Yamaha 49.267
4 Jamie Perrin Chassis Factory – Nova Racing Transmissions/Go Racing 49.413
5 Rory Skinner Kawasaki – Watermans Team MSR 49.566
6 Alastair Seeley Yamaha – EHA Yamaha 49.779
7 Lee Johnston Yamaha – Ashcourt Racing 49.799
8 Richard Kerr Triumph – Campbell Motorsport 50.011
9 Sam Wilford Honda – IDWe Racing 50.073
10 Mason Law ABM Triumph – ABM Quattro Racing 50.093
11 Ben Wilson Kawasaki – Gearlink Kawasaki 50.147
12 Sam Munro Kawasaki – Munro Racing 50.163
13 Kurt Wigley Yamaha – Sorrymate.com Racing 50.184
14 Bradley Perie Yamaha – Diamond H Racing 50.199
15 Jake Archer Kalex – Kovara projects by RS Racing 50.206
16 Harry Truelove Yamaha – Truelove Property & Construction 50.252
17 Charlie Nesbitt Yamaha – Hisc/Rapid Fulfillment Racing 50.333
18 Ross Twyman Kawasaki – Gearlink Kawasaki 50.409
19 Ross Patterson Yamaha – RPMMoto.com / Mayfair Homes Ltd 50.633
20 Phil Wakefield Yamaha – PWR 50.809
21 Thomas Strudwick FTR Moto – Case FTR Moto / Spirit Motorcycles 50.819
22 James Mclaren Suzuki – Fog Racing 50.829
23 Jorel Boerboom Honda – JB50 Racing 50.870
24 Alan Naylor Yamaha – Donkey Box Racing 53.610

British Superstock 1000

Buildbase Suzuki’s Richard Cooper notched up his eighth victory of the season, coming back from third, to extend his Championship lead over Taylor Mackenzie at Knockhill.

Just minutes before the start of the race drops of rain began to fall, but not enough for the riders to change tyres and set-ups on the grid.

BSB Rnd Knockhill QP Taylor Mackenzie Richard Cooper
Taylor Mackenzie leads Richard Cooper – Image Dave Yeomans

From the lights it was Cooper who grabbed the holeshot, but the end of the opening lap Mackenzie led from Rouse with the Championship leader Cooper in third.

By half-race distance Cooper had caught Mackenzie, who had cleared off at the front, in the process setting a new lap record. It only took ‘Coopes’ a lap to pass the Bathams Racing BMW man and he quickly cleared off.

The Nottinghamshire man controlled the lead until the flag, taking his eighth victory of the season, with Mackenzie and Rouse rounding out the podium.

BSB Rnd Knockhill QP STK Podium R Cooper Mackenzie Rouse
British Superstock 1000 Podium – Knockhill 2019 – 1. Dan Cooper – 2. Taylor Mackenzie – 3. Chrissy Rouse – Image Dave Yeomans

Source: MCNews.com.au

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