Chaz Davies first and third at Nurburgring event

Chaz Davies is fifth in the Superbike World Championship after a finishing first and and third at the Nurburgring.

The Welshman was third in the opening race and held off the challenges of Eugene Laverty and Marco Melandri to clinch the second race.

It was the BMW Motorrad rider's first race win since winning both races in Aragon in April.

Davies, 26, is looking for a new team for next season after BMW's decision to withdraw form the competition.