May 17, 2013
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From a press release
issued by FIM
FIM Superbike World Championship: Sylvain Guintoli (50) leads teammate Eugene Laverty (58) and BMW's Marco Melandri (33) at Monza.
FIM Superbike World Championship
Decision of the FIM Stewards
Appeal lodged by Aprilia Racing Team & Sylvain Guintoli
Following the decision taken by the FIM Stewards at the Superbike race 2 in Monza (ITA) on 12 May to cancel the drop of position sanction imposed by the Race Direction on rider Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team), the Aprilia Racing Team and rider Sylvain Guintoli lodged an appeal with the FIM International Disciplinary Court and paid the security deposit of 1 320 € within the time limit of 5 days.
The International Disciplinary Court will deal with this case in due time.