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Camier continues Thruxton dominance

Leon Camier maintained his status as hot favourite to win at Thruxton as he continued to lead the way during morning warm-up.

With a four tenth margin for error, Camier was well up on second place rider Stuart Easton, who shrugged off an indifferent qualifying to claim the second best time.

His late effort was enough to separate the Airwaves Yamahas, James Ellison in third position, ahead of Ian Lowry on the Relentless Suzuki.

John Laverty and Atsushi Watanabe were surprise faces inside the top ten too in fifth and sixth positions, ahead of Josh Brookes and front row starters Michael Rutter and Gary Mason.

The first British Superbike race of the day gets underway at 14.00GMT


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Leon Camier - Airwaves Yamaha R1 [pic credit: Clive Challinor]
Tommy Bridewell, Team WD-40 Kawasaki [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Sylvain Guintoli, Bennetts Suzuki [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Shane Byrne, Be Wiser Ducati, [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Shane Byrne, Be Wiser Ducati, [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Leon Haslam, JG Speedfit Kawasaki [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Leon Haslam, JG Speedfit Kawasaki [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Josh Brookes, Anvil Hire Yamaha, [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Jason O`Halloran, Honda Racing [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
James Ellison, McAMS Yamaha [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
John Hopkins, Jason O`Halloran, BSB [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Glenn Irwin, Be Wiser Ducati [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Dan Linfoot, Honda Racing [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
British Superbikes, class of 2017 photo, riders [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Christian Iddon, Tyco BMW [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Richard Cooper, Bennetts Suzuki [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Peter Hickman, Smiths BMW [Credit: Ian Hopgood]
Michael Laverty, McAMS Yamaha, [Credit: Ian Hopgood]

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