Tag Archives: Anthony West

New hope for MotoGP after exciting season opener in Qatar


With the dust now settled after the opening MotoGP weekend of the season the Qatar Grand Prix showed us that there is the potential for an exciting season in all three classes. In the premier class the aggression of Valentino … Continue reading

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Espargaro claims Moto2 victory after tense fight with Redding


Pol Espargaro was made to fight for the opening Moto2 win of the season after a race long battle with Scott Redding. The title favourites duked it out throughout the 20 lap race with the Spaniard eventually getting to the … Continue reading

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Anthony West fails drugs test and faces suspension


Anthony West, who finished runner up at the last two Moto2 Grand Prix races, faces a one month suspension from racing after failing a random drugs test earlier in the season at the French Grand Prix. At Le Mans the … Continue reading

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Weather set to play a key role again in Portugal


After a damp and dreary Jerez weekend the MotoGP paddock moves on to Estoril for the third round of the championship. With similar weather conditions expected in Portugal-wet on Friday and Saturday before a drier race day-there is the potential … Continue reading

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Espargaro wins rain shortened Moto2 race


Pol Espargaro won a rain shortened Moto2 race atJerezwith the Spaniard claiming the success ahead of his compatriot Marc Marquez. The race began in dry conditions but at half distance spots of rain started to fall. Suddenly the race changed … Continue reading

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Pedrosa heads damp warmup


After heavy overnight rain at Jerez this morning’s warm-up was held in damp conditions with Dani Pedrosa setting the fastest time. The Spaniard was also the pacesetter in both wet practice sessions. Front row starter Nicky Hayden showed once again … Continue reading

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Pedrosa leads the way ahead of MotoGP qualifying


Dani Pedrosa was fastest in the final MotoGP practice session ahead of this afternoon’s qualifying session. The Spaniard completed 17 laps of theJerezcircuit and ended the session fastest by over one tenth of a second from his compatriot Jorge Lorenzo. … Continue reading

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