I can’t even remember how many times we swapped places, and the overtakes were getting increasingly imaginative – round the outside on the brakes into Russell’s chicane was a highlight.

The points gap now stands at 22, which feels better. Tomorrow will be hard because there’s no way Denyer will let this go. I can’t wait.

Third went to Keith Smith, who nipped past Chris Matthews out of the last corner. Well done to both of them.

To sign off, here’s a pic of Thundersport’s youngest fan, Chris’s five-month-old daughter Lola.