with their opponents and many use varying tactics depending on the situation. But most can be categorised into specific types. From the shrewd manipulator of the press to the rider who physically bullies his rivals, here are some prime examples of the psycho warriors
Dirty tactics or just hard racing?HECTOR BARBERA has launched a scathing attack on reigning 250cc GP World Champion Marco Simoncelli after the pair's terrific battle at the Jerez GP last weekend.Summarising the race, Barberá said that Simoncelli
IN A WAR of words reminiscent of Stoner and Rossi at Laguna Seca in 2008, World Champion elect Jorge Lorenzo has accused team-mate Valentino Rossi of dangerous tactics during a heated on-track battle at Motgei Motogp.The pair were involved
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to Rossi about his fierce riding tactics.Furusawa advised Rossi ahead of the Sepang race he should show less aggression in future, as the team wanted to secure the 2010 World Championship - albeit with Rossi's arch rival, Lorenzo.Speaking ahead of the race
SPANISH 250cc GP star Alvaro Bautista has blasted back at his arch rival, reigning 250cc World Champion Marco Simoncelli, after the pair's clash at the Mugello round of the championship.Bautista said that after reviewing the clash which left the pair of them heading off the Itali...
NORTH Yorkshire Police promise to continue their hard line against irresponsible and anti-social motorcyclists. Roads misused by riders will be targeted, and "extreme speeders" will be fast-tracked to court.Extreme speeders - those caught exceeding any speed limit by 30mph - can...
NORTH SOMERSET Police are using the wreckage of a machine involved in a serious bike crash to deter other motorcyclists from speeding.The bike's former owner, Steve Bradford, who was seriously hurt in an accident, says he's lucky to be alive after the collision in October 2009."I...
POLICE officers have been accused of 'unfair' tactics by lurking amongst trees and hiding to trap speeding motorists.The policemen aim the speed gun at approaching motorists from behind trees and bushes on the A91 in Dollar, Clackmannanshire
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