Josh Brookes

Brands Hatch qualifying: Byrne takes pole

Shane Byrne has taken pole position for tomorrow's races at Brands Hatch, after title rival Josh Brookes crashed in the qualifying session this afternoon.

  • Shane Byrne (Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki) 1m:26.131s
  • Chris Walker (Lloyds British GBmoto Racing Kawasaki) +0.058s
  • James Ellison (Lloyds British GBmoto Racing Kawasaki) +0.254s
  • Jakub Smrz (Millsport Ducati) +0.373s
  • Tommy Bridewell (Milwaukee Yamaha) +0.550s
  • Ryuichi Kiyonari (Buildbase BMW) +0.597s
  • John Hopkins (Tyco Suzuki) +0.644s
  • Josh Brookes (Milwaukee Yamaha) +0.734s
  • Richard Cooper (Anvil Hire TAG Kawasaki) +0.750s
  • Dan Linfoot (Quattro Plant Kawasaki) +0.768s