Mahi Racing's Sofuoglu wins

Aug 05, 2013, 01:09 IST | Agencies

Mahi Racing Team India rider Kenan Sofuoglu stormed to his second successive victory in the 2013 World Supersport Championship when he took the chequered flag at the Silverstone track yesterday with a timing of 34'25.660.

The victory was all the more special for the Indian team as their second rider Fabien Foret, who began the race in seventh spot also finished on the podium.

He took the third spot on the victory podium with a timing of 34’37.825 behind Sam Lowes of Takhnich Motorsport.

This was the second time in nine races that both the Mahi Racing riders have finished on the podium. Defending world champion Sofuoglu, who had won the seventh leg in Imola, began the race in second spot behind Lowes but was quick to wrest the initiative and claim 25 points for the winner.

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