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Excited Laverty feeling “more confident than all year”


You seemed very confident on the bike today in qualifying? This is as confident as I’ve felt going into a race all year after qualifying. I was always fighting with the PBM bike and Barcelona was probably the only time … Continue reading

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Lack of stability continues to hold back Staring


Bryan Staring finished almost two minutes off the pace at Sepang and afterwards the Australian struggled to find positives from another difficult weekend. The Gresini rider, riding the FTR Honda, has struggled throughout his rookie MotoGP season but at Sepang … Continue reading

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Stronger power map leaves Crutchlow spinning it up


Having struggled for engine power in recent races Cal Crutchlow actually had an issue with too much power at Sepang with the Tech3 consistently spinning its rear tyre on corner exits. The Englishman fought throughout the race with Alvaro Bautista … Continue reading

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Laverty pleased to fight at Misano


Michael Laverty finished 18th at the San Marino Grand Prix but having battled with Randy de Puniet throughout the 28 lap race the Irishman saw a lot of positives from the race and left him clearly feeling optimistic for the … Continue reading

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Dizzy Lorenzo battles to sixth


Jorge Lorenzo continues to look at the positives from his difficult title defence after finishing sixth at Laguna Seca. The Spaniard continues to race with his fractured collarbone but during the 32 lap race he admitted to suffering from dizzyness … Continue reading

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Bad weekend for Crutchlow


Cal Crutchlow admitted after the US Grand Prix that he had his worst weekend of the season after struggling with setup problems throughout the weekend. Having set the pace in FP1 it seemed that Crutchlow was primed for another strong … Continue reading

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Japanese MotoGP postponed


Unsurprisingly the Japanese MotoGP has been postponed in the wake of the earthquake and tsunami that has hit the Asian country last week. The race, due to take place on April 24 at the Motegi circuit, will be rescheduled for … Continue reading

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