Ten Kate Racing Yamaha is currently in Indonesia for the final round of the 2021 World Supersport Championship. It is also the home race of Galang Hendra Pratama. Together with world champion Dominique Aegerter, the Indonesian rider will do everything they can to win the team championship at the new Pertamina Mandalika International Street Circuit.
Dominique Aegerter secured the world title at the penultimate round of the season. It was the tenth World Superport title for Ten Kate Racing. The final races of the season will be held this weekend (November 19-21) at the new Pertamina Mandalika International Street Circuit in Indonesia. A special event For Galang Hendra Pratama as it is his home race.
Ten Kate Racing Yamaha will fight for the team championship in Indonesia. With two races to go the Dutch team is thirteen points ahead of the second placed team. The races will start at 13:30 local time (06:30 CEST time).
Dominique Aegerter: “I can’t wait to ride the last race of the 2021 season as world champion with the Yamaha R6 of Ten Kate Racing. I had a great time after the Argentina Round. We celebrated the championship, had many media moments and had time to relax. We were also able to announce that I will also compete for the team next year. Now we go to Indonesia. The circuit is new for everyone. It’s a race weekend with no pressure for me. The goal is to go for the podium at least and preferably the victory. I can’t wait to see all the Indonesian fans. We will try to make two great races for the fans!”
Galang Hendra Pratama: “I have been looking forward to this race tremendously since the beginning of the season. Finally, I have a home race. I am very proud to represent my country at the World Championship in Indonesia. I have not ridden at the Pertamina Mandalika International Street Circuit before. Everything is new for everyone and it will be challenging. My goal is the same as always and I will keep my full focus on that. I feel mentally strong and I’m ready. I will do my best and will do everything I can to score a top-ten result during my home race.”
Team manager Kervin Bos: “The last race of the season. We start this round in Indonesia with a very proud feeling, as we have already secured the world title with Dominique. It is also cool to welcome Galang back to the team and for his home race. It will be his last race for Ten Kate Racing Yamaha and we will do everything we can to end the season on a positive note. It will be a great adventure on a new track. The team is ready to battle!”