Press releases from Dorna and the teams after qualifying and race 1 at Assen:
WorldSBK Race 1: He Who Dares
Rea takes the victory, Davies stays close, and Hayden hits the podium
Kawasaki rider Jonathan Rea as won Race 1 at the TT Circuit Assen as he cements his place as second most successful rider at the Dutch track. Chaz Davies took a well-fought P2, and Honda rider and MotoGP Legend Nicky Hayden got to the WorldSBK podium for the first time.