Belfast Telegraph

Jonathan Rea bags another World Superbike win to close in on Fogarty's record

By Gareth Hanna

Jonathan Rea has bagged his second win of the World Superike season to take his lead at the top of the standings to 14 points.

The NI rider finished 1.4 seconds clear of rival Chaz Davies with Xavi Fores and Marco Melandri coming in third and fourth.

Rea's latest victory takes his overall tally to 56 World Superbike wins, three short of Carl Fogarty's all-time record.

Rea will have a chance to get even closer in race two in Aragon, Spain tomorrow (Sunday).

Ballyclare rider Rea has won three successive World titles, bidding to equal Fogarty's record of four titles this term.

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