Mar 14, 2001
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Pirelli riders finished first and second in the opening round of the Supersport World Championship, held at Valencia, Spain last Sunday.<BR><BR>Pere Riba and Piergiorgio Bontempi finished first and second on Pirelli Supercorsa tires, Riba on a Honda and Bontempi on a Yamaha. The seventh and 10th-place riders also ran on Pirellis, being Christophe Cogan on seventh on a Yamaha and Werner Daemen on 10th on a Yamaha.<BR><BR>Dunlop riders finished third, fourth, sixth and ninth, while Michelin riders finished fifth and eighth.