Ok.Y. Ahamed began his marketing campaign within the second and ultimate spherical of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian Nationwide Bike Racing Championship 2020 with two sensible performances as he led his staff, TVS Racing, to 1-2 finishes in each the Professional-Inventory classes (301-400cc and 165cc) on the MMRT, right here on Friday.
Additionally notching up victories within the Nationwide championship had been the 23-year-old from Bengaluru, Seshadri Suresh (Sparks Racing), within the Novice (Inventory 165cc) and Ann Jennifer (Sparks Racing), who accomplished a hat-trick of wins within the ladies’ (Inventory 165cc) class.
Ahamed first gained the premier 301-400cc class race forward of team-mate and final yr’s champion Deepak Ravikumar and veteran Rajini Krishnan (RACR Castrol Energy Racing). He moved forward of championship chief Anish Damodar Shetty (Race Ideas), who retired with a mechanical drawback early.
Quickly after, Ahamed took the highest spot within the Professional-Inventory 165cc class race, this time main his team-mate and former nationwide champion Jagan Kumar over the end line. Rajiv Sethu (Eneos Honda Erula Racing) got here in third.
The outcomes (provisional — six laps except talked about):
Professional-Inventory 301-400cc (Race-1): 1. Ok.Y. Ahamed (TVS Racing) (11minutes, 47.303secs); 2. Deepak Ravikumar (TVS Racing) (11:47.410); 3. Rajini Krishnan (RACR Castrol Energy Racing) (11:48.454).
Professional-Inventory 165cc (Race-1): 1. Ok.Y. Ahamed (TVS Racing) (12:09.878); 2. Jagan Kumar (TVS Racing) (12:11.496); 3. Rajiv Sethu (Eneos Honda Erula Racing) (12:11.776).
Novice (Inventory 165cc, Race-1): 1. Seshadri Suresh (Sparks Racing) (13:06.906); 2. Mohan Babu (Pvt, Chennai) (13:07.297); 3. Alwin Sundar (AS Motorsports) (13:07.670).
Women (Inventory 165cc, Race-1, 5 laps): 1. Ann Jennifer (Sparks Racing) (11:05.942); 2. Lani Zena Fernandez (Gusto Racing) (11:06.164); 3. Arpitha Bhat (Gusto Racing) (11:22.278).
TVS One-Make Championship – Open (RTR 310, Race-1, three laps): 1. Karthik Mateti (Hyderabad) (05:56.032); 2. Abhishek Vasudev (Bengaluru) (05:56.154); 3. R. Anand (Chennai) (05:56.409).
Novice (RTR 200, Race-1, three laps): 1. Sudheer Sudhakar (Delhi) (06:46.843); 2. Mohan Babu (Chennai) (06:46.919); 3. Abhishek Narayan (Kerala) (06:47.672).
Women (RTR 200, Race-1, three laps): 1. Jagruthi Kiran Penkar (Kalyan) (06:55.106); 2. Arpitha Bhat (Mangaluru) (06:55.743); 3. Ok. Jagathishree (Chennai) (06:56.000).