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Rea nets first Moto2 points of 2014


Gino Rea took advantage of difficult conditions at Assen to claim his first points since last year’s Japanese Grand Prix. The AGT-Rea rider has endured a difficult start to the season but the heavy downpour before the start of today’s … Continue reading

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Hayden: ‘Nice’ in wet, ‘terrible’ in dry


Assen was arguably the most difficult race weekend of Nicky Hayden’s MotoGP career with the American qualifying 22nd and struggling through the race to finish 17th. In the difficult conditions at the start of the race Hayden looked strong and … Continue reading

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Laverty annoyed as ‘right call’ goes wrong


Michael Laverty was left frustrated and annoyed by a missed opportunity at the Dutch TT with the Irishman finishing the race 17th after having need three pitstops to make the change from wet tyres to slicks. Speaking after the race … Continue reading

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‘Over the moon’ Parkes pulls off slick trick


Broc Parkes claimed the second points of his MotoGP career with a superb ride in difficult conditions at the Dutch TT. The PBM rider took advantage of difficult circumstances to battle with the Factory riders mid race before eventually settling … Continue reading

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Pol Espargaro in the deep end for first wet race


The Dutch TT promised much for Pol Espargaro with the Spaniard setting the pace in opening practice and looking strong throughout the weekend. The fickle Dutch weather caught him out in qualifying and in the race the reigning Moto2 world … Continue reading

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Smith: We were like a group of guys checking out a girl!


Bradley Smith had his best qualifying of year since the season opening Qatar Grand Prix with the Tech3 rider making the most of a difficult qualifying session which saw rain fall from the outset and riders forced to find gaps … Continue reading

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Nicky Hayden: 22nd is unacceptable


Nicky Hayden’s struggles with his wrist injury continued during qualifying with the American only able to set the 22nd fastest time in the session, almost 0.8s slower than the fastest Open Honda. Hayden, who underwent surgery on his wrist after … Continue reading

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