Irishman Eugene Laverty was the man most comfortable in wet conditions today in Portimao as he led the second day of World Supersport testing in Portugal.Laverty lapped at a best of 1:59.045 to best Brit Chaz Davies on the ParkinGO-backed Triumph. Davies lapped at 1:59.630, a 10th quicker than Honda-mounted Michele Pirro.The session was red-flagged after a crash involving Bastien Chesaux, with the Frenchman coming out of the crash unhurt.American Jason DiSalvo ended up eighth in the session with a 2:01.410.

Saturday World Supersport Times

1. Eugene Laverty (Honda) 1:59.045

2. Chaz Davies (Triumph) 1:59.630

3. Michele Pirro (Honda) 1:59.722

4. Jacob Lascorz (Kawasaki) 2:00.096

5. Sebastien Charpentier (Triumph) 2:00.789

6. Micel Praia (Honda) 2:00.839

7. Fabien Foret (Kawasaki) 2:00.990

8. Jason DiSalvo (Triumph) 2:01.410

9. B. Chesaux (Yamaha) 2:01.545

10. Katsuaki Fujiwara (Kawasaki) 2:02.461

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By Cycle News Staff

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