Magny-Cours WorldSSP FP1 Results | Valentin Debise on top at home

In the opening session of the weekend at Magny-Cours it is home rider, Valentin Debise, who claims top spot at home.

Despite the World Supersport front runners finding their way to the top of the time sheets there was also some potentially lesser known riders that found their way to the top of the order.

At home it was Valentin Debise who claimed top spot in the opening Free Practice session of the weekend. Debise is the home hero in the WorldSSP class and has had a strong start to his home round of the season.

Adrian Huertas, a rider who is heavily linked to replace Jonathan Rea in WorldSBK, put together a good opening session at Magny-Cours. The young Spanish rider found his way to second place in FP1.

Championship leader, Nicolo Bulega, who is WorldSBK bound for 2024 finished FP1 in third place on board his Ducati V2.

Another home rider, Andy Verdoia, found his way to the top end of the time sheet just like Debise as he finished the opening session in fourth place.

The top Triumph in the World Supersport class was Niki Tuuli. The Finnish rider found his way up to fifth place in FP1 in France.

Raffaele de Rosa is one of the most experienced World Supersport rider on the grid and finished sixth place in the opening session in Magny-Cours.

Simon Jespersen is making his WorldSSP return this weekend at Magny-Cours and has a good start to his weekend as he finished seventh place in FP1.

Two Italian riders finished eighth and ninth place in FP1 with both Federico Caricasulo and Lorenzo Dalla Porta inside the top ten.

Rounding out the top ten was the only Ten Kate rider inside the top ten with Jorge Navarro.

2023 French WorldSSP | Magny-Cours | FP1 Results | Rd. 9 of 12]
PosRiderNatTeamMotorcycleLap
1Valentin DebiseFRAGMT 94Yamaha R61m 41.083
2Adrian HuertasESPMTM RacingKawasaki ZX-6R1m 41.136
3Nicolo BulegaITAAruba Racing WorldSSPDucati Panigale V21m 41.581
4Andy VerdoiaFRAYamaha Thailand RacingYamaha R61m 41.626
5Niki TuuliFINDynavolt RacingTriumph STR 765 RS1m 41.734
6Raffaele de RosaITAOrelac Racing VerdnaturaDucati Panigale V21m 41.754
7Simon JespersenDENVFT RacingYamaha R61m 41.763
8Federico CaricasuloITAAlthea RacingDucati Panigale V21m 41.872
9Lorenzo Dalla PortaITAEvan Bros WorldSSPYamaha R61m 41.914
10Jorge NavarroESPTen Kate RacingYamaha R61m 41.934
11Glenn van StraalenNEDEAB RacingYamaha R61m 42.030
12Yari MontellaITABarni Spark RacingDucati Panigale V21m 42.054
13Tom Booth-AmosGBRMotozoo ME AIR RacingKawasaki ZX-6R1m 42.082
14Johann GimbertFRAGMT 94Yamaha R61m 42.090
15Stefano ManziITATen Kate RacingYamaha R61m 42.183
16Marcel SchroetterGERMV Agusta Reparto CorseMV Agusta F3 800 RR1m 42.457
17Ondrej VostatekCZEDynavolt RacingTriumph STR 765 RS1m 42.490
18Bahattin SofuogluTURMV Agusta Reparto CorseMV Agusta F3 800 RR1m 42.513
19Can OncuTURKawasaki Puccetti RacingKawasaki ZX-6R1m 42.811
20John McPheeGBRVince64 by PuccettiKawasaki ZX-6R1m 43.133
21Gregorio MatthieuFRAMoto AinYamaha R61m 43.587
22Andreas KoflerAUTD34G RacingDucati Panigale V21m 43.749
23Federico FuligniITAOrelac Racing VerdnaturaDucati Panigale V21m 43.795
24Yuta OkayaJPNProDina RacingKawasaki ZX-6R1m 43.993
25Max KoflerGERD34G RacingDucati Panigale V21m 44.018
26Tom EdwardsAUSYARTYamaha R61m 44.039
27Anupab SarmoonTHAYamaha Thailand RacingYamaha R61m 44.046
28Tarran MackenzieGBRPetronas MIE RacingHonda CBR600RR1m 44.069
29Alvaro DiazESPArco YARTYamaha R61m 44.182
30Luke PowerAUSMotozoo ME AIR RacingKawasaki ZX-6R1m 44.298
31Adam NorrodinMALPetronas MIE RacingHonda CBR600RR1m 44.443
32Maiki AbeJPNVFT RacingYamaha R61m 46.379

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