Alvaro Bautista1984-11-21 (age 35)
Ducati World Superbike rider Alvaro Bautista says he feels like the luck he enjoyed at the start of the campaign has "disappeared" following his latest crash at Laguna Seca.
Jonathan Rea extended his World Superbike Championship lead to 49 points with victory in race one at Laguna Seca, after Alvaro Bautista crashed again.
Jonathan Rea fended off Toprak Razgatlioglu in a tense second World Superbike feature race at Donington Park to complete the treble and extend his championship lead.
Ducati World Superbike rider Alvaro Bautista says his opening-race crash at Donington Park was down to him going “too fast” for the “s*** feeling” he had in wet conditions.
A run of 11 straight wins should've all but assured Alvaro Bautista of the 2019 World Superbike title, but Jonathan Rea's relentless points-scoring means the contest is far from over.
MotoGP points leader Marc Marquez believes that Alvaro Bautista's recent setbacks in World Superbike are the "perfect example" of why he can't think his 2019 title is already sealed.
Ducati World Superbike rider Alvaro Bautista says the door back to MotoGP in 2020 "is more closed" now, as the marque looks set to retain its current line-up.
Ducati’s Alvaro Bautista says he is “very angry” with himself after crashing out of two World Superbike feature races in as many rounds, which he branded “not acceptable”.
Ducati rider Alvaro Bautista led every lap of the World Superbike Superpole race at Jerez while his title rival Jonathan Rea recovered to fourth from last position on the grid.
Ducati's Alvaro Bautista took a dominant victory in the opening World Superbike race at Jerez as Jonathan Rea finished a provisional third after sending Alex Lowes into a crash.
Ducati's Alvaro Bautista was the fastest man on the opening day of World Superbike running at Jerez as Loris Baz's and the Ten Kate team's return to the series began with a huge crash for the Frenchman.
Alvaro Bautista has revealed his performance in last month's Imola World Superbike round was compromised by a fractured vertebra.
Ducati sporting director Paolo Ciabatti has dismissed suggestions Alvaro Bautista could be moved back to MotoGP in 2020, saying it makes "no sense" to move the Spaniard away from World Superbikes.
Alvaro Bautista says Imola is the first track on the World Superbike calendar to have shown the weaknesses of the Ducati V4 R, after his winning streak came to an end.
Chaz Davies ended Ducati teammate Alvaro Bautista's World Superbike pole streak in qualifying at Imola, which was disrupted by red flags on two separate occasions.
Ducati sporting director Paolo Ciabatti admits that the Italian marque's new Panigale V4 R would not have won any races in World Superbike this year without Alvaro Bautista riding it.
Jonathan Rea admits there are no upcoming World Superbike tracks where Kawasaki can beat the dominant Alvaro Bautista, and feels Ducati is not its “full potential” yet.
Alvaro Bautista was victorious yet again in the final World Superbike race at Assen as Jonathan Rea's streak of second-place finishes was ended by local hero Michael van der Mark.
Alvaro Bautista took a third consecutive pole position in World Superbike at Assen as a red flag ended qualifying prematurely and thwarted a number of his rivals.