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The Isle of Man TT Races witnessed a surge in speeds on Friday, with Davey Todd and Peter Hickman locked in a fierce battle at the top of the Superbike leaderboard. Michael Dunlop dominated the Superstock and Supersport classes, while Peter Hickman set the fastest lap of the week so far in the Supertwin category. The Sidecars also impressed, with the Manx brothers Ryan and Callum Crowe continuing to up their speeds.

Road racing sensation Michael Dunlop has achieved a remarkable milestone, matching his legendary uncle Joey Dunlop’s 26 TT victories and breaking his all-time record in the Supertwin race at the 2024 Isle of Man TT. This historic feat cements the Dunlop dynasty as road racing’s most enduring, with Michael’s latest success taking on a poignant tone given the tragic losses in his family.

The 2024 TT racing schedule was upended on Tuesday, June 4, as inclement weather forced the cancellation of the Superstock race and a rescheduling of the Supertwin event. Despite some improvement in conditions, the track was deemed unsafe for competitive racing, leading organizers to ultimately cancel the Supertwin contest as well. Fans are now eagerly awaiting news on a revised timetable for the lost races.