Gresini Honda rider Marco Simoncelli, was fastest in practice for the Assen Dutch MotoGP and began round seven of the MotoGP 2011 Championship in poll position just ahead of the American Ben Spies. But Spies took the lead after Simoncelli lost control of his bike on the third corner of the first lap in the [...]
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Edwin Huxley - Monday 27.06.11, 11:13am
Terry Lane - Monday 13.06.11, 11:36am
The English weather played its part in an exciting British MotoGP Grand Prix at Silverstone yesterday afternoon as Casey Stoner sailed around the wet track to win in convincing style while other riders battled with the hazardous conditions.
Stoner started in pole position on the grid after being the fastest rider in all qualifying sessions, setting [...]
Joy Ryder - Monday 04.04.11, 14:03pm
Following a couple of days of glorious sunshine and 30º heat during practise and qualifying, race day arrived in Jerez accompanied by rainy conditions adding even more excitement to the second round MotoGP Grand Prix.
In a race that only twelve riders would complete, motorcycle fans were treated to an afternoon of thrills along with plenty [...]
Joy Ryder - Monday 01.11.10, 12:35pm
2010 Moto GP World Champion Jorge Lorenzo claimed his third win at the Portuguese Estoril circuit in three attempts, taking the chequered flag over 8 seconds ahead of team mate Valentino Rossi.
Because of the dreadful weather over the weekend qualifying for the race had to be cancelled and Lorenzo lined up in pole position courtesy [...]
Joy Ryder - Monday 20.09.10, 10:50am
The Ducati rider Casey Stoner took his first win of the season yesterday when he crossed the line at the Aragon MotoGP.
Starting from pole position, the Australian dominated the race from the off, finishing the race 5.148 seconds ahead of second placed man Dani Pedrosa.
Pedrosa dropped back to fifth place after getting shuffled out of [...]