Total Pole Positions (Riders)

NO.   RIDER POLES FIRST POLE
1 Troy CORSER 43 1995 Hockenheim
2 Troy BAYLISS 26 2000 Laguna Seca
3 Tom SYKES 24 2010 Imola
4 Carl FOGARTY 21 1992 Donington
5 Doug POLEN 17 1989 Sugo
6 Neil HODGSON 16 1997 Donington
7 Colin EDWARDS 15 1996 Sentul
8 Ben SPIES 11 2009 Phillip Island
9 Pierfrancesco CHILI 10 1996 Hockenheim
10 Carlos CHECA 10 2008 Miller
11 Raymond ROCHE 9 1989 Donington
12 Giancarlo FALAPPA 8 1989 Enna-Pergusa
13 Scott RUSSELL 8 1993 Brands Hatch
14 Aaron SLIGHT 8 1993 Albacete
15 Noriyuki HAGA 7 1998 Albacete
16 Régis LACONI 7 2003 Sugo
17 John KOCINSKI 6 1996 Misano
18 Cal CRUTCHLOW 6 2010 Portimao
19 Jonathan REA 6 2010 Assen
20 Max BIAGGI 5 2010 Monza
21 Fred MERKEL 4 1989 Hungaroring
22 James TOSELAND 4 2003 Magny-Cours
23 Sylvain GUINTOLI 4 2012 Monza
24 Stéphane MERTENS 3 1988 Estoril
25 Rob PHILLIS 3 1990 Shah Alam
26 Steve MARTIN 3 2004 Misano
27 Yukio KAGAYAMA 3 2005 Phillip Island
28 Chris VERMEULEN 3 2005 Assen
29 Jakub SMRŽ 3 2009 Misano
30 Davide GIUGLIANO 3 2013 Moscow
31 Davide TARDOZZI 2 1988 Hungaroring
32 Malcolm CAMPBELL 2 1988 Österreichring
33 Marco LUCCHINELLI 2 1988 Sugo
34 Baldassarre MONTI 2 1990 Le Mans
35 Yasutomo NAGAI 2 1994 Sugo
36 Anthony GOBERT 2 1994 Phillip Island
37 Akira YANAGAWA 2 1997 Misano
38 Ben BOSTROM 2 2001 Kyalami
39 Max NEUKIRCHNER 2 2008 Valencia
40 Eugene LAVERTY 2 2013 Silverstone
41 Loris BAZ 2 2014 Assen
42 Roger BURNETT 1 1988 Donington
43 Alex VIEIRA 1 1988 Hockenheim
44 Michael DOOHAN 1 1988 Oran Park
45 Michael DOWSON 1 1989 Oran Park
46 Doug CHANDLER 1 1990 Brainerd
47 Peter GODDARD 1 1990 Phillip Island
48 Tom KIPP 1 1991 Mosport
49 Simon CRAFAR 1 1997 Hockenheim
50 Makoto TAMADA 1 2001 Sugo
51 Steve HISLOP 1 2001 Donington
52 Mat MLADIN 1 2003 Laguna Seca
53 John REYNOLDS 1 2003 Brands Hatch
54 Rubén XAUS 1 2003 Imola
55 Lorenzo LANZI 1 2005 Lausitzring
56 Tommy HILL 1 2006 Silverstone
57 Fonsi NIETO 1 2007 Lausitzring
58 Michel FABRIZIO 1 2009 Imola
59 Leon HASLAM 1 2010 Phillip Island
60 Marco MELANDRI 1 2011 Aragon
61 John HOPKINS 1 2011 Silverstone
62 Ayrton BADOVINI 1 2013 Nürburgring