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Assen World Superbike Highlight Scenes

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2011 World Superbike Video

Round 3 of the 2011 World Superbike Championship ended with the same three riders on the podium in both races, but in different orders.

In Race 1, Jonathan Rea delivered Castrol Honda its first win of 2011 World SBK, beating the reigning champion Max Biaggi by 0.7 of a second. Taking third was the man who has been dominating all season, Althea Ducati’s Carlos Checa.

And Checa returned to the World Superbike throne during Race 2 after taking the win. Checa was joined by Biaggi in second, and Rea in third.

Here are some FIM video highlights of Assen Superbike, Round 3 of 13 in the 2011 WSBK Championship.

WSBK returns on May 8 in Monza, Italy.

2011 World Superbike Standings (after 3 of 13 rounds)

1. Carlos Checa, Ducati 132

2. Max Biaggi, Aprilia 89

3. Marco Melandri, Yamaha 85

4. Jonathan Rea, Honda 79

5. Leon Haslam, BMW 68

6. Leon Camier, Aprilia 50

7. Jakub Smrz, Ducati 49

8. Michel Fabrizio, Suzuki 47

9. Eugene Laverty, Yamaha 35

10. Noriyuki Haga, Aprilia 34

11. Joan Lascorz, Kawasaki 26

12. Troy Corser, BMW 26

13. Tom Sykes, Kawasaki 26

14. Ruben Xaus, Honda, 26

15. Ayrton Badovini, BMW 20

16. Sylvain Guintoli, Ducati 16

17. Roberto Rolfo, Kawasaki 12

18. Mark Aitchison, Kawasaki 7

19. Maxime Berger, Ducati 3

20. Barry Veneman, BMW 3

21. Joshua Waters, Suzuki 3

22. James Toseland, BMW 2

23. Bryan Staring, Kawasaki 1

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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