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Avintia Blusens looking for a new rider…again


David Salom has announced that he will not finish the season with the Avintia Blusens squad. The Spaniard confirmed the news through his twitter account (@davidsalomds) by saying: “It is clear that the results have not been great but neither … Continue reading

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MotoGP silly season….an early look at how the grid could lineup in 2012


The MotoGP season silly is in full swing at the minute with the majority of riders out of contract at the end of the season. Even so there looks set to be fluidity in the rider market with little changes … 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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Stoner holds off Lorenzo to claim Jerez victory


Casey Stoner could not put his arm pump woes from Qatar behind him at the Spanish Grand Prix but the reigning champion still managed to claim his first victory of the season. The reigning world champion was plagued by the … 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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Late charging Lorenzo claims Jerez pole


Rain threatened to interrupt proceedings throughout the hour long MotoGP qualifying session but ultimately had little impact on proceedings with spots of rain falling after 25 minutes before passing. With imposing clouds overhead it seemed necessary for the riders to … Continue reading

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