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Vinales takes pole at Silverstone


Maverick Vinales stormed to the first pole position of his career with a stunning lap at the end of qualifying at Silverstone. Vinales was on the pace throughout the session but it was Nico Terol who topped the times for … Continue reading

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Zarco heads the times after FP1 at Silverstone


Johann Zarco put the disappointment of Barcelona behind him to narrowly top the time sheets in opening practice for this weekend’s 125cc race at Silverstone. The Frenchman, riding the Ajo Derbi, ended the session just 0.04s ahead of championship leader … Continue reading

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Terol wins again after harsh penalty demotes Zarco


Championship leader Nico Terol emerged victorious for the fourth time in five races after a controversial finish to the 125cc Catalan Grand Prix saw Frenchman, Johan Zarco, penalised for an “illegal overtaking move” at the last corner of the race. … Continue reading

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Terol dominates once again


Championship leader Nico Terol continued his superb start to the season by dominating the opening practice at Estoril in the 125cc class. The Aspar Aprilia rider was over one second faster than the rest of the field after topping the … Continue reading

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Cortese ends Terol’s stranglehold in 125s


Sandro Cortese ended the early season dominance of Nico Terol by clocking the fastest time in afternoon practice at Jerez. The German, riding an Aprilia, became the first rider other than Terol to top the timing at the end of … Continue reading

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Qatar plays host to round one of MotoGP 2011


The winter wait is almost over and on Sunday the Losail International Circuit will play host to round one of the MotoGP season. The Losail International Circuit Qatar held its first MotoGP in 2004 and since then it has become … Continue reading

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Smith ends Spanish streak as Marquez takes the title


A careful ride by Marc Marquez in Valencia saw the 17 year old Spaniard finish fourth and clinch a first world championship. The race was won comfortably by Bradley Smith after the Englishman led from start to finish. During the … Continue reading

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