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Lack of stability continues to hold back Staring


Bryan Staring finished almost two minutes off the pace at Sepang and afterwards the Australian struggled to find positives from another difficult weekend. The Gresini rider, riding the FTR Honda, has struggled throughout his rookie MotoGP season but at Sepang … Continue reading

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de Puniet cuts championship gap to Edwards


Randy de Puniet struck an important blow in his bid to finish the season as the second CRT rider in the championship standings. Taking advantage of Colin Edwards jump start penalty the Frenchman finished 12th and took three points from … Continue reading

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Webber: There was definitely more time out there


Mark Webber stretched his streak of qualifying on the front two rows of the British to five years and the Australian was satisfied with his performance but felt that he could have improved his time: “We need to go forward … Continue reading

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Philip Island WSBK Analysis – Practice and Qualifying


In this analysis of practice and qualifying from the opening World Superbike race of the season a fast laptime is a 1’31s lap as this was the typical race pace of both race winners and a “super-fast” laptime was anything … Continue reading

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Stoner confirms move to Australian V8 Supercars


Casey Stoner today confirmed his move from two wheels to four. Speculation has long linked the double MotoGP world champion with a move to the Australian V8 Supercar series but it was only today that Stoner confirmed his plans for … Continue reading

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Stoner still troubled by ankle injury


Casey Stoner continues to feel the effects of his hefty Indianapolis crash with the Australian admitting that he still lacks flexibility in his ankle. His dominance at Philip Island notwithstanding it was clear after the opening day of practice that … Continue reading

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No regrets for Casey


While the majority of the paddock is fixated on Valencia being the final race of Casey Stoner’s illustrious career the Australian is focusing only on the race. The double champion has said throughout the summer that there is no chance … Continue reading

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