WSB: Toseland does the double

Brit extends championship lead to 66 points

Toseland...sixty-six points clear after two race wins

JAMES TOSELAND delighted British fans by winning both WSB rounds at Brands Hatch, earlier today.

The Brit took race one comfortably from Troy Corser with Max Biaggi taking third place on his GSX-R1000 Suzuki.

The Yorkshireman had to work harder in race two, but took the chequered flag two seconds ahead of his nearest rival, Noriyuki Haga. Australian, Troy Corser, took the third slot on podium.

The brace of wins means Toseland now leads the championship by 66 points from Haga with just six races remaining.

World Superbike results, Brands Hatch:

Race One:

1 James Toseland (GB) Honda 36 minutes, 35.120 seconds

2 Troy Corser (Aus) Yamaha 36:36.674

3 Max Biaggi (Ita) Suzuki 36:38.037

4 Ruben Xaus (Spa) Ducati 36:45.322

5 Michel Fabrizio (Ita) Honda 36:49.253

6 Roberto Rolfo (Ita) Honda 36:49.443

7 Noriyuki Haga (Jap) Yamaha 36:54.500

8 Regis Laconi (Fra) Kawasaki 36:57.796

9 Lorenzo Lanzi (Ita) Ducati 36:59.379

10 Max Neukirchner (Ger) Suzuki 36:59.543

Race Two:

1 James Toseland (GB) Honda, 36 minutes, 34.177 seconds

2 Noriyuki Haga (Jap) Yamaha 36:35.863

3 Troy Corser (Aus) Yamaha 36:35.937

4 Michel Fabrizio (Ita) Honda 36:42.633

5 Yukio Kagayama (Jap) Suzuki 36:43.165

6 Ruben Xaus (Spa) Ducati 36:43.647

7 Troy Bayliss (Aus) Ducati 36:52.490

8 Max Biaggi (Ita) Suzuki 36:53.293

9 Regis Laconi (Fra) Kawasaki 36:54.678

10 Max Neukirchner (Ger) Suzuki 36:54.763

Championship standings

1 James Toseland (GB) 355 points

2 Noriyuki Haga (Jap) 289

3 Max Biaggi (Ita) 286

4 Troy Bayliss (Aus) 258

5 Troy Corser (Aus) 227

6 Ruben Xaus (Spa) 163

7 Lorenzo Lanzi (Ita) 161

8 Roberto Rolfo (Ita 146

9 Max Neukirchner (Ger) 123

10 Yukio Kagayama (Jap) 116

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