Apr 1, 2001
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American Ben Bostrom won the second World Superbike at Kyalami in South Africa, his first World Superbike race win outside of the United States.<BR><BR>Bostrom was fourth on his Ducati in the first race at Kyalami, and credited set-up changes made between races with his record-setting second-race speed.<BR><BR>Defending World Champion Colin Edwards won the first race on a Honda, but DNF the second race after briefly taking the lead from Bostrom.<BR><BR>Bostrom is now third in series points standings, behind Ducati's Troy Bayliss and Aprilia's Troy Corser.<BR><BR>First race results were:<BR>1. Edwards<BR>2. Bayliss<BR>3. Corser<BR>4. Bostrom<BR>5. Akira Yanagawa, Kawasaki<BR>6. Pierfrancesco Chili, Suzuki<BR>7. Gregorio Lavilla, Kawasaki<BR>8. Regis Laconi, Aprilia<BR>9. Ruben Xaus, Ducati<BR>10. Stephane Chambon, Suzuki<BR><BR>Second race results were:<BR>1. Bostrom<BR>2. Bayliss<BR>3. Corser<BR>4. Neil Hodgson, Ducati<BR>5. Xaus<BR>6. Laconi<BR>7. Lavilla<BR>8. Chili<BR>9. G. Bussei, Ducati<BR>10. Chambon