performance but once again couldn’t maintain podium-winning pace for a full race distance.It was a day to forget for the Factory Yamaha team, as reigning MotoGP world champion Jorge Lorenzo faded dramatically after briefly running in second position
for such an operation is fairly long in the world of racing, meaning Lorenzo will miss the Malaysian race at Sepang. A decision on the Valencia race will be made once Lorenzo returns to Barcelona.
NICKY HAYDEN has said he had to stick in a "backyard move" to get past Fiat Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo in the closing stages of the Aragon MotoGP race.Speaking immediately after spraying the champagne following his thrilling third place
.497s6. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Marlboro 1m 32.583s7. Alvaro Bautista ESP Rizla Suzuki MotoGP 1m 32.738s8. Randy de Puniet FRA Pramac Racing 1m 32.836s9. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Repsol Honda 1m 32.942s10. Hiroshi Aoyama JPN San Carlo Honda Gresini 1m 33
/BMW CRT bike, the BMW World Superbike team of Leon Haslam and Marco Melandri and a number of Moto2 teams including; Aspar, Gresini, Marc VDS, Pons Racing and Tech3.
, right on the limit and I had to push very hard to stay in touch with Dani. He is always so strong on race day but I knew if I kept the pressure on him then there was a chance he would make a mistake and I would be able to catch him. I'm sorry he crashed
FORMER MOTOGP champion Nicky Hayden was the toast of the Marlboro Ducati team last night, following his fourth place finish in the opening round of the 2010 MotoGP season.The American made a welcome return to form during the 22-lap night race
VALENTINO ROSSI underwent surgery yesterday to remove the metal rod that was inserted in his leg after the Mugello practice crash in 2010.The crash occurred at Mugello two years ago when Rossi highsided at the top of the fast chicane that makes up turn 13 (sequence below). Immedi...
in an elbow-to-elbow scrap during the closing stages of the race, with Rossi fighting hard to keep hold of third place. After a few near misses and some rock-hard passing on the brakes, Rossi kept Lorenzo behind to the line.Describing the event as “funny – a
VALENTINO ROSSI'S harsh comments following his struggles at Qatar sparked rumours that he was looking to end his relationship with Ducati and focus his attention on a return to Japanese machinery.However, the seven-time MotoGP champion put an end
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