Bengaluru 6th std schoolboy Shreyas Hareesh (age 12) (Rockers Racing) pulled off a sensational lights-to-flag victory, his first, in the Novice (Stock 165cc) category, defeating riders almost twice his age in the fourth round of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship 2022 Round 4 at the Madras International Circuit, here on Saturday.
Provisional results (all 6 laps unless mentioned):
National Championship – Pro-Stock 301-400cc Open (Race-1): 1. KY Ahamed (Chennai, Petronas TVS Racing) (11min, 18.883secs).
Pro-Stock 165cc Open (Race-1, 5 laps): 1. Prabhu Arunagiri (Chennai, Pacer Yamaha) (09:52.203).
Novice (Stock 165cc, Race-1): 1. Shreyas Hareesh (Bengaluru, Rockers Racing) (12:59.578).
Stock 301-400cc (Support event, Race-1): 1. Mihir Vijay Sakpal (Mumbai, Winverve Apex Racing Academy) (12:32.066).
Qualifying – Girls (Stock 165cc, top 3, best lap): 1. Lani Zena Fernandez (Puducherry, RACR Castrol Power1) (02:09.880).
Idemitsu Honda India Talent Cup – NSF 250R (Race-1): 1. Kavin Quintal (Chennai) (11:13.591).
Novice (CBR 150): 1. Raheesh Mudassar Khatri (Mumbai) (12:54.512).
Hornet 2.0 (Support event, Race-1): 1. Allwin Xavier (Thrissur) (13:28.607).
Petronas TVS One-Make Championship – Girls (Apache RTR 200, 5 laps): 1. Aditi Krishnan (Bengaluru) (11:00.774).
Rookie (Apache RTR 200): 1. Chiranth Vishwanath (Bengaluru) (12:32.942).