Álvaro Bautista continues to show that few rivals are going to cough this season. The pilot of Talavera has added his victory number 12 at SBK World after imposing itself clearly in the first carrerdisputed in the layout of Sherry. With this triumph, Bautista becomes the first Spanish driver to win in the category in Jerez.
The pilot of Talavera he could not get the superpole and had to settle for a second place, but that did not make it impossible for him to dominate the race. The best time was for Jonathan Rea, but after the exit that theoretical advantage vanished for the Northern Irishman who saw as Bautista had already overtaken him in the first corner.
Baptist It started to throw with authority, leaving behind an interesting battle between Jonathan Rea and Michael Van der Mark. Little by little the four-time world champion began to lose steam. First Van der Mark beat him Y 11 laps the end was Alex Lowes who did it.
With Baptist escaped and Van der Mark also away, the mourning for third place It was tremendous. Rea He tried everything to finish on the podium and on the last lap he overtook Lowes who ended up falling The race management studied the maneuver, but finally left Rea in third position.
With this victory Bautista takes the lead in the championship of the world of SBK with 288 points, followed by Jonathan Rea with 236 points Y Van der Mark with 154, Which takes the third place Alex Lowes (140 points).
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