Carlos Checa of team Althea Ducati won the World Championship in World Superbikes with a double win at Magny Cours in France.  The first race saw second place go to Marco Melandri on the Yamaha as it did in the second race as well.  The third place in the first race went to Leon Haslam on the BMW will in the second race that place was claimed by Melandri’s Yamaha teammate Eugene Laverty.

Chaz Davies of ParkinGo Yamaha clinched the world title in World Supersport with a cautious ride to sixth in the race.  The race was won by Luca Scassa his teammate while second position went to Sam Lowes of Parkalgar Honda and third to Motocard Kawasaki rider Broc Parkes.