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Michael Dunlop wraps up Southern 100 wins

Michael Dunlop and William give the Dunlop dynasty more road racing success at the Southern 100.
Michael and William Dunlop came away from the 2011 Southern 100 races with silverware apiece after the former secured two Superbike wins and the latter tasted success in the 250cc race.

Michael Dunlop won two Superbike races on the PBM Street Sweep Kawasaki, breaking the Billown lap record at 2mins 15.95secs, success that also earned him the Solo Championship. In addition, Michael Dunlop was also victorious in the Supersport class.

Dunlop was denied a Superbike clean sweep by Guy Martin, who was able to sneak a victory in the Total Oils Senior Superbike race to ensure he comes away from the summer road racing season with at least one victory on the Relentless by TAS Suzuki.

His brother William, meanwhile, scored victory in the 250cc race, though he had to give best to Chris Palmer in the 125cc race.

In the remaining races, Klaus Klaffenbock and Dan Sayle won the 600cc LCR Sidecar race and Farquhar took victory in both 650cc twin aces, while Alistair Howarth, Dan Kennington and Kevin Strowger wrapped up the respective 400cc, 600b and 1000b classes.



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Michael Dunlop - Street Sweep Kawasaki
William Dunlop - Wilson Craig Honda [pic credit: Glynne Lewis]
Michael Dunlop - Street Sweep Kawasaki [pic credit: Glynne Lewis]
Michael Dunlop - Street Sweep Kawasaki [pic credit: Glynne Lewis]
Michael Dunlop at the Southern 100
Michael Dunlop at the Southern 100.
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Michael Dunlop on the Street Sweep Yamaha R6 at the Isle of Man TT.
Michael Rutter on the Bathams SMT BMW at the Isle of Man TT
Michael Dunlop on the Hawk Racing BMW at the Isle of Man TT
Michael Dunlop on the Hawk Racing BMW Superbike at the Isle of Man TT.
Michael Dunlop on the Hawk Racing BMW
Subaru, Dunlop, Isle of Man TT [Credit: Dunlop Motorsport]
Manx rider Dean Martin
Michael Rutter in action at the North West 200
Jeremy McWilliams on the Mar-Train Yamaha at the North West 200

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