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Victory for Edwards in race one at Assen
Castrol Honda's Colin Edwards took an emphatic victory in today's opening race of the crucial 12th and penultimate round of the World Superbike championship at Assen in Holland.
Edwards was in fourth place on the opening lap before moving into second - ahead of Noriyuki Haga and Troy Bayliss - by the end of the first 3.7-mile circuit. A lap later the 28-year-old Texan was ahead of race leader Neil Hodgson to take his second win at the Assen circuit, finishing 3.6 seconds ahead of Bayliss.