Mahi Racing Team India rider and defending Supersport Champion Kenan Sofuoglu came up finished second in the fifth leg of the 2013 season at Donington Park on Sunday.
Sofuoglu, who began the race in second position, was locked in a fierce battle for the top stop with Sam Lowes of Yacknich Motorsport but just missed the chequered flag.
He pushed championship leader Lowes till the last lap and justified the tag of being one of the favourite to claim the championship crown at the end of the season yet again.
Mahi Racing's second rider Fabien Foret finished ninth.
Story first published on: Monday, 27 May 2013 20:16 IST