The 19-year-old Italian started from 13th on the grid, but fought his way into race-winning contention in the closing stages of the 12-lap contest, and the final result means he’s now already surpassed his points tally from 2021.
Starting from the front row, yesterday’s race-winner Marc Garcia was also in the battle for victory throughout the second race. The Yamaha MS Racing WorldSSP300 Supported Team rider eventually finished fifth, seeing him extend his championship lead to 13 points.
Yamaha R3 bLU cRU European Cup graduate Humberto Maier enjoyed a strong outing on Sunday, as he managed his best result to date in 11th.
The WorldSSP300 riders will be back in action on 10-12 June at Misano, supporting the fourth round of the FIM Superbike World Championship.
For Race 2 results, click here.