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Zarco sets the Moto2 pace after wet FP1


In a wet opening Moto2 practice session Frenchman Johann Zarco led the way ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix. Zatco, in his rookie campaign in the intermediate class, ended the session with an almost one second advantage over Andrea Iannone … Continue reading

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Silva leads the way in pointless FP1


A rain shower just as the riders were due to start opening practice ahead of Sunday’s Spanish MotoGP race made the 45 minute all but irrelevant with only eight riders venturing onto the Jerez circuit. Only three riders set a … Continue reading

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MotoGP heads to Jerez with Lorenzo keen to increase the pressure


The Spanish Grand Prix inJerezfor many generally marks the start of the MotoGP season. After the unique season opener inQatarthe paddock is full once again. The team’s hospitality units and trucks are present in Andalucía rather than the huts and … Continue reading

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Marquez victorious in Moto2 opener


Championship favourite Marc Marquez won the opening Moto2 race of the season after a thrilling race that went right to the wire. The Spaniard was made to work exceptionally hard for the 18th win of his Grand Prix career after … Continue reading

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Luthi maintains his dominance in Moto2


Thomas Luthi continues to set the pace inQatarwith the Swiss star leading the way in FP3. Pol Espargaro was his cloest challenger with Esteve Rabat continuing his strong start to the season with the third fastest time. While much of … Continue reading

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Changes abound ahead of new MotoGP season but Stoner’s dominance in Qatar looks set to continue


In what is sure to be one of the most overused statistics of the week there will be enough lights illuminating the Losail International Circuit this weekend to light a road from Doha to Moscow but the spotlight will shine … Continue reading

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First Moto2 pole for Marquez


Marc Marquez dominated the Moto2 qualifying session to take pole position by almost half a second from the home crowd favourite, Scott Redding. Marquez, winner of the French Grand Prix, took his first pole position in the intermediate class in … Continue reading

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