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8 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2010 MotoGP
4 Le Mans France 2008 MotoGP
13 Misano Circuit San Marino 2007 MotoGP
15 Mugello Italy 2007 MotoGP
31 Losail Circuit Qatar 2007 MotoGP
12 Jerez Spain 2006 MotoGP
37 Nelson Piquet Rio 2004 MotoGP
36 Nelson Piquet Rio 2004 MotoGP
16 Catalunya 2004 MotoGP
3 Sachsenring Germany 2002 MotoGP
30 Assen Netherlands 2002 MotoGP
15 Jerez Spain 2009 MotoGP
3 Phillip Island Australia 2012 MotoGP
7 Sachsenring Germany 2012 MotoGP
4 Motegi Japan 2011 MotoGP
28 Aragon 2011 MotoGP
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4 Catalunya 2011 MotoGP
6 Phillip Island Australia 2010 MotoGP
12 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2010 MotoGP
8 Misano Circuit San Marino 2010 MotoGP
30 Catalunya 2010 MotoGP
8 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2009 MotoGP
3 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2009 MotoGP
 

Sunday Summary at Sachsenring: Hondas, Championships, & The Halfway Mark

Sunday Summary at Sachsenring: Hondas, Championships, & The Halfway Mark

Nine races down, nine to go. The Sachsenring marks the mid-point of the season, and in all three Grand Prix classes the outlines of the championship are becoming clear. In Moto2 and Moto3, there is one rider who can dominate, winning often, taking a hefty points haul when he can't, and having...

Published on July 14 2015, 17:55
Source: www.asphaltandrubber.com
 

They say that truth is stranger than fiction. The more pressing question is how to distinguish between the two. Narratives are easily created – it is my stock in trade, and the trade which every sports writer plies – but where does stringing together a collection of related facts move from being... 

The former England soccer player Gary Lineker once described the sport as follows: "Football is a simple game; 22 men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans always win." It feels somehow fitting to paraphrase that quote on the day that the Germans play in the World Cup final.... 

There have been occasions over the past few years when I have asked Nicky Hayden how he manages to find the motivation to keep racing every Sunday. His answer is always the same, whether I have asked him after a surprise podium, or after coming in tenth: "You never know what can happen in the... 

There must be something in the Moravian water. Three races at Brno on Sunday, and all three genuine barnburners. What's more, the podiums had a good mixture of experience, age, and nationality. Only five of the nine were Spanish, while in Moto2, there wasn't a single Spaniard on the podium. And... 

It was a wild and weird weekend at the Sachsenring. The second in a row, after the bizarre and thrilling two-part race at Assen three weeks ago. The weather proved to be decisive, favoring the brave and the smart. And, perhaps, the lucky, but luck is always a part of racing. Sometimes the... 

The key to success in motorcycle racing is to control the variables which you can control, and adapt to the ones which you can't. The British round of MotoGP at Silverstone turned out to be all about those variables, the controllable and the uncontrollable, about right and wrong choices, and... 

Over 75,000 paying customers came to watch the races at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday, and each and every one of them got their money's worth. Three classes, three winners, battles to the very end, and serious consequences for all three championships, with two thirds of the...