Double podium finish for Samsung Honda team at Donington Park

THE Louth based Samsung Honda team scored a double podium finish at Donington Park, as Michael Laverty claimed a third and second place at the ninth round of the British Superbike Championship.

He finished third in the opening race after working his way up the order from tenth on the grid before challenging for the final podium positions and then following some changes for race two he stormed up the order to fight for the lead before finishing second.

Jon Kirkham showed strong once again and took another pair of top ten finishes with a seventh and ninth place.