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Laverty finding improvements at Misano


An oil leak hindered Michael Laverty during the opening day of practice at Misano. The Irishman had hoped to test a new exhaust and swingarm during FP2 but a last minute oil leak meant that he was forced to use … Continue reading

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Laverty expecting a tough race at “unique” Laguna Seca


Michael Laverty has had a difficult weekend so far at Laguna Seca and after qualifying the Ulsterman commented on the challenges facing a rookie at the Californian circuit: “It’s been a difficult weekend,” admitted Laverty. “You push hard at most … Continue reading

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Smith on the mend and studying “the science” of MotoGP


Bradley Smith is still feeling the effects of his Mugello injuries but the Tech3 rider showed few ill effects of those injuries on Friday with the tenth fastest time in the morning’s dry session. Speaking afterwards Smith said that his … Continue reading

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Laverty looking for points in Montmelo


Michael Laverty will start 20th for the Catalan Grand Prix but the BPM rider is confident of a strong performance on race day. Having used a high mileage engine throughout Friday and used hard compound tyres during the morning practice … Continue reading

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