Tag Archives: Randy De Puniet

Lack of acceleration costing Laverty


A lack of grip under acceleration cost Michael Laverty in qualifying with the Ulsterman having to settle for 21st on the grid after a difficult session in Valencia. Laverty, who will finish his rookie campaign this weekend, admitted afterwards that … Continue reading

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de Puniet expects to announce plans this weekend


Randy de Puniet, a five time 250cc race winner, and a fixture on the MotoGP grid since 2006 faces an uncertain future following a difficult year at Aspar riding the ART machine. Speaking in Valencia after the opening day of … Continue reading

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de Puniet cuts championship gap to Edwards


Randy de Puniet struck an important blow in his bid to finish the season as the second CRT rider in the championship standings. Taking advantage of Colin Edwards jump start penalty the Frenchman finished 12th and took three points from … 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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De Puniet: Second row was possible


Randy de Puniet qualified ninth for tomorrow’s Dutch TT at Assen but the Frenchman felt that if not for encountering traffic he could have qualified on the second row: “I’m a little disappointed because Bautista was on my line [on … Continue reading

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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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Lorenzo dominates in Qatar ahead of Rossi and Marquez


Jorge Lorenzo dominated the season opening Qatar Grand Prix ahead of a thrilling battle for the podium places. Lorenzo’s returning Yamaha teammate, Valentino Rossi, would eventually claim second position ahead of Marc Marquez after both riders fought back from adversity … Continue reading

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