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2012 World Superbike Portimao Photo Gallery

Check out photos from the penultimate round of the 2012 World Superbike season in the 2012 World Superbike Portimao photo gallery.

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Max Biaggi (3) retained the championship points lead with his 4-3 results at Portimao.
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Max Biaggi took his 11th podium of the season in Race 2 at Portimao.
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Wet conditions contributed to an early incident in Race 1 at Portimao where a number of riders crashed out of competition.
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John Hopkins (21) went 12-11 at Portimao.
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Jonathan Rea took second in Race 2 at Portimao and recently announced he will remain with Honda World Superbike through 2013.
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World Superbike Portimao Race 2 podium with Eugene Laverty (center) in first, Jonathan Rea (left) in second and Max Biaggi (right) in third.
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Eugene Laverty (58) earned his first race win of the season in Race 2 at Portimao.
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Leon Camier (2) was forced to retire from Race 2 while contending for podium position due to gearbox issues.
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Leon Haslam had a difficult time in Portimao, struggling with tire choice in Race 1 and suffering an electrical issue in Race 2 that forced him to retire.
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Loris Baz (76) went 7-7 at Portimao.
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Marco Melandri crashed early in Race 1 and was hit while on track by Chaz Davies. He was sent to the hospital though, luckily, suffered no major injuries.
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Tom Sykes celebrating his Race 1 win at Portimao.
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World Superbike Race 1 podium with Tom Sykes (center) in first, Carlos Checa (left) in second and Sylvain Guintoli (right) in third.
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The World Superbike field off to a cautious start in wet conditions at Portimao.
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Kawasaki Lorenzini's Kenan Sofuoglu sealed up the 2012 World Supersport Championship title at Portimao.
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Jules Cluzel took the World Supersport win at Portimao.
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World Supersport Portimao podium with Jules Cluzel (center) in first, Kenan Sofuoglu (left) in second and Fabien Foret (right) in third.
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Tom Sykes (66) and Max Biaggi (3) battling at Portimao.