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34 Nelson Piquet Rio 2003 MotoGP
3 Nelson Piquet Rio 2003 MotoGP
19 Valencia 2002 MotoGP
40 Le Mans France 2011 MotoGP
43 Phillip Island Australia 2011 MotoGP
28 Nelson Piquet Rio 2003 MotoGP
13 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2006 MotoGP
35 Phillip Island Australia 2005 MotoGP
13 Phakisa South Africa 2004 MotoGP
47 Phakisa South Africa 2002 MotoGP
3 Assen Netherlands 2012 MotoGP
36 Phillip Island Australia 2007 MotoGP
10 Jerez Spain 2005 MotoGP
38 Motegi Japan 2004 MotoGP
42 Catalunya 2003 MotoGP
18 Assen Netherlands 2002 MotoGP
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16 Phillip Island Australia 2012 MotoGP
5 Valencia 2012 MotoGP
4 Valencia 2012 MotoGP
12 Aragon 2012 MotoGP
10 Laguna Seca United States 2012 MotoGP
2 Laguna Seca United States 2012 MotoGP
5 Mugello Italy 2012 MotoGP
 

Trizzle's Take – Ambition vs. Talent

Trizzle's Take – Ambition vs. Talent

It is the Spanish MotoGP round at Jerez in 2011 that comes to mind right now. Valentino Rossi, aboard the nearly unrideable Ducati, dove to the inside of Casey Stoner and his Honda, hard on the brakes into the first turn. What would have been a spectacular pass resulted in Rossi tucking the...

Published on June 23 2015, 21:00
Source: www.motorcycle.com
 

It seemed like a foregone conclusion. Since Austin, when it became apparent (if not official) that Jorge Lorenzo was off to Ducati, the idea that Maverick Viñales would take his place went from being likely to seeming almost inevitable. After all, Yamaha already have a seasoned veteran in... 

Something always happens at Le Mans. Something happens at every MotoGP race, of course, but Le Mans seems to always have more than its fair share of happenings. Unlikely events, weird crashes, high drama. Marco Simoncelli taking out Dani Pedrosa. Casey Stoner announcing his retirement. Things... 

"I am not a very happy man," Tech 3 boss Hervé Poncharal told us on the Thursday before Barcelona. His problem? Attracting competitive riders to take the seats vacated by Bradley Smith and Pol Espargaro. Their destination was emblematic of Poncharal's problem: at Barcelona, Espargaro announced... 

It has been a long and confusing wait for the 2014 MotoGP season to begin. An awful lot has happened since the MotoGP bikes were rolled into their packing crates after the Valencia test and shipped back to the factories and workshops from whence they came. There have been shock announcements,... 

What does it take to be a world champion? A little bit of luck, certainly. A whole heap of talent, for sure. But above all, it takes preparation: physical, mental and mechanical. That, most of all, is the lesson of Jorge Lorenzo's 2012 MotoGP championship. The 2010 champion came better prepared... 

On Friday, the Hondas were looking pretty strong at the Termas De Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina. Dani Pedrosa led FP1, with Cal Crutchlow just behind him. In FP2, Marc Márquez opened a big lead over Crutchlow, with the rest some distance behind. On Saturday, Marc Márquez looked just about... 

You should never believe professional pundits. We writers and reporters, forecasters and commentators like to opine on our specialist subject at every opportunity. The wealth of data at our fingertips, which we study avidly, fools us into thinking we know what we are talking about. So we – and I...