Rea takes top gong

World Superbike star surpasses record held by the late, great Joey Dunlop

Rea takes top gong

Jonathan Rea.

By Damian Mullan


By Damian Mullan


World Superbike star Jonathan Rea is the Adelaide Irish Motorcyclist of the Year for a record breaking ninth time.

The 34-year-old surpasses the record held by the legendary Joey Dunlop, who was an eight-time winner between 1979 and 2000.

It Is also the seventh time in a row that Rea has lifted Irish motorcycling’s top honour.

Full story in Tuesday's Chronicle...

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