BSB: Jason O’Halloran Leads The Way In The Combined Standings On Day One At Brands Hatch.
Jason O’Halloran Tops the The Time Sheet In The Combined Standings After Free Practice Two.
FHO Racing BMW’s Peter Hickman stamped his authority in the earlier Free Practice One, would the Louth rider have it all his own way in Free Practice Two?
Early into the session SYNETIQ BMW’s Andrew Irwin put in a flying lap and got into second place, just 0.050s from first place man Peter Hickman. VisionTrack Ducati’s Christian Iddon was the only Championship Title contender outside the top 12, the Stockport rider was down in 14th place.
Ten minutes into the session McAMS Yamaha’s Tarran Mackenzie stormed to the top of the time sheet, closely followed by Josh Brookes who was in second place. Iddon was now in 11th place in a Q2 Qualifying spot. Jason O’Halloran was in fifth place, Buchan was in ninth and Tommy Bridewell was in tenth place.
As the session hit the half-way mark, Championship leader Mackenzie was in first place, Jason O’Halloran was in second place, Bridewell was third, Josh Brookes was fourth, Hickman was lower down in sixth place, Christian Iddon was in seventh place, Danny Buchan was in ninth place. BMW’s Brad Ray was in 12th place.
With just six minutes remaining to the session Brookes topped the session, but that was short lived as his team-mate Iddon snatched first place. O’Halloran then took a turn and went into first place with just four minutes remaining. Joe Francis was inside the top 12 in 11th place.
At the end of the Free Practice Two Session Jason O’Halloran finished in first place, Iddon was second, Brookes was third, Lee Jackson was fourth, Hickman fifth, Mackenzie was sixth, Buchan seventh. Tommy Bridewell finished in 11th place, Joe francis took the last Q2 Qualifying place finishing in 12th place.
The Q1 Qualifying Session is tomorrow at 12:15, who will be claiming Pole Position for Race One?
Featured Images: Bennetts British Superbikes, McAMS Yamaha Racing.