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MotoGP – Valentino Rossi Undergoes Successful Surgery

February 7, 2012

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Valentino Rossi underwent a small operation this morning at Cattolica’s Cervesi hospital to remove the rod that was inserted in his right tibia following his practice crash at the 2010 Mugello GP. The injury is now completely healed. The operation went well, and the Ducati Team rider will be ready for the second test in […]

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MotoGP – Stoner Laps Under 2 Minutes On Final Test Day

February 3, 2012

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On only his second lap of the day, Casey Stoner recorded a blistering fast lap of 1’59.607 which remained unbeaten for the rest of the day. The Australian rider spent this final day of testing to work on various aspects on his RC213V machine including shock settings and the new Bridgestone tyres.   Repsol Honda […]

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MotoGP – Yamaha Factory Racing Complete Successful Test at Sepang

February 3, 2012

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The Yamaha Factory Racing Team today completed the first test of the 2012 season at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia. Riders Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies spent the three track days working to develop the base set up of the 1000cc YZR-M1 ahead of the second Sepang test in one month’s time. The riders […]

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MotoGP – Malaysia Test Concludes With Stoner Reigning Supreme

February 3, 2012

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By MotoGP.com The third and final day of the Official MotoGP™ Test concluded on Thursday at Sepang, with Casey Stoner breaking under the 2 minute mark on just his second lap out to dominate the field by over half a second. The first on-track MotoGP action of the year concluded on Thursday at the Sepang […]

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MotoGP – Repsol Honda Team on top on day two in Sepang‏

February 2, 2012

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The Repsol Honda Team has enjoyed a productive second day of testing at the Sepang circuit in Malaysia with Casey Stoner topping the time sheets. After missing the first day of testing yesterday due to a back strain, Casey, the 2011 World Champion enjoyed good track conditions on his first outing on the bike in […]

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MotoGP – Recovered Stoner Tops Second Day Of Testing In Sepang

February 2, 2012

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By MotoGP.com The Official MotoGP™ Test in Malaysia saw the reigning World Champion heading the times by the end of the day, with Yamaha Factory Racing’s Ben Spies and Jorge Lorenzo his closest rivals. After missing a day of testing on Tuesday due to a strained muscle, Casey Stoner gradually worked his way into the […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Off To Good Start, Stoner Unable To Ride In Sepang

February 1, 2012

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Today the Repsol Honda Team officially kicked off the 2012 MotoGP season with the first of three days testing at the Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia.   Due to early morning rain, the track conditions were not good enough to go out on track until midday when HRC test rider, Kosuke Akiyoshi performed the first 10 […]

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MotoGP – 1000cc Action In Sepang Sees Lorenzo On Top

February 1, 2012

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By MotoGP.com The first Official MotoGP™ Test of 2012 kicked off in Malaysia today with Jorge Lorenzo leading the timesheet at the end of day one, while World Champion Casey Stoner sat out the first day of testing after injuring his back while warming up for his first ride. After two months off the track, […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Quickest At Valencia Test, Bautista Makes Honda Debut

November 10, 2011

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By MotoGP.com The Official two-day MotoGP Test at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit in Valencia concluded on Wednesday, with Dani Pedrosa and Casey Stoner fastest on their factory Hondas. The Test also saw Cal Crutchlow and Andrea Dovizioso wrapping up their first rides of the 2012 Yamaha M1, Valentino Rossi trying out an experimental Desmosedici GP12, […]

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MotoGP – Stoner Rounds Off 2011 Championship With Valencia Victory

November 7, 2011

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By MotoGP.com Casey Stoner closed the 800cc era with his tenth victory of his title-winning season, edging Ben Spies across the finish line by just 0.015s as Andrea Dovizioso claimed the final podium spot and with it third place in the final Championship standings. The race was declared dry at the start but light rain […]

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MotoGP – Stoner Clinches 12th & Final Pole of 2011

November 6, 2011

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Casey Stoner took his 12th pole of the season in the final race of the 2011 World Championship in Valencia, with Dani Pedrosa in second place and Andrea Dovizioso, eighth. This is Casey’s fourth consecutive pole position at the Ricardo Tormo circuit and with it he equals Mick Doohan‘s record of 12 pole positions in […]

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MotoGP – Stoner Quickest Off The Mark At Valencia

November 5, 2011

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By MotoGP.com Casey Stoner (Repsol Honda) was the fastest rider of the opening day of the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana on Friday, setting a best time of 1’45.513 in the morning practice session to lead the way. The first practice was run on a cold and damp track following early morning rain […]

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MotoGP – Ciao Super Sic

October 23, 2011

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Distraught with the tragic loss of their charasmatic leader, Gresini’s press release for the Grand Prix of Malaysia summed up perfectly the thoughts of all of us. Ciao Super Sic Related articles Italian Rider Dies In Horrific MotoGP Smash (news.sky.com) Simoncelli killed in MotoGP crash (independent.co.uk)

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Storms To Pole In Malaysia

October 23, 2011

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By MotoGP.com Dani Pedrosa topped a Repsol Honda shoot out and continued his domination of the MotoGP field during a searing qualifying session for the Shell Advance Malaysian Grand Prix, with Casey Stoner and Andrea Dovizioso taking second and third. Following a crash on just his fifth lap, Dani Pedrosa, who missed the Malaysian GP […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Wins Action Packed Grand Prix Of Japan

October 3, 2011

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Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda) crossed the line first to take victory at a dramatic Grand Prix of Japan, where only two of the top seven riders did not either run off track or incur a ride through penalty in an eventful Round 15 race in which Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha Factory Racing) and Casey Stoner (Repsol […]

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MotoGP – Stoner takes 10th pole of season at Motegi‏

October 2, 2011

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MotoGP: The top spot on the MotoGP grid will be occupied for the tenth time this season by Casey Stoner for Sunday’s race at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit. The Repsol Honda rider set a time of 1’45.267, two-tenths quicker than pole position challenger Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha Factory Racing) as the Australian took his Spanish […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Fastest On Day 1 At Motegi

October 1, 2011

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By MotoGP.com Dani Pedrosa led a Repsol Honda top three on day one of the Grand Prix of Japan, with Casey Stoner second and Andrea Dovizioso following in third on the timesheet. The MotoGP class headed out for the second free practice session on Friday afternoon under cloudier skies than the morning run, and all […]

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MotoGP – Motegi primed and ready for MotoGP action‏

September 30, 2011

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After plenty of build-up the Grand Prix of Japan takes place at the Motegi circuit this weekend and on Thursday the traditional pre-GP press conference took place with a quintet of MotoGP riders in attendance. Championship leader Casey Stoner was scheduled to be present at the press conference but the Repsol Honda rider was unable […]

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MotoGP – 2011 final run in to commence at Motegi

September 27, 2011

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MotoGP: The Grand Prix of Japan takes place this weekend as the 2011 MotoGP World Championship heads into a swift conclusion which will see three of the final four rounds – starting at Motegi – take place in the space of three weeks. Taking a 44-point lead into this weekend’s 15th round is Repsol Honda […]

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MotoGP – Bid Now For Original ‘We Are For Japan’ Signed MotoGP Shirt

September 21, 2011

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The original signed version of the T-shirt, brought out in support of the recovery effort following the tsunami and earthquake in Japan in March, is up for auction now with all proceeds going to charity. The deadline for the auction is September 29th! Don’t miss out on your chance to win the original ‘We for […]

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