To claim the title in Race 2 at Sepang, Jonathan Rea needs 11 points more than Sykes.
Rea will become World Champion in Race 2 under the following circumstances:
• He wins and Sykes is not in the top 3
• He finishes second, Sykes does not finish inside the top 7 and Davies doesn’t win
• He finishes third, Sykes does not finish inside the top 10 and Davies is not on the podium
• He finishes fourth, Sykes does not finish inside the top 14 and Davies is not in the top 4
• He finishes fifth, Sykes doesn’t finish and Davies finishes sixth