Marquez Wins Aragon MotoGP to Consolidate his World Championship Stranglehold

 October 1, 2016   R K Gupta

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MotoGP experts predicted the 2015 season as belonging to Ducati team of Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone. They had super engines and showed lots of promise during testing and practice before the season got underway. To help them ascend the ladder the 2013 & 2014 World Champion Marc Marquez crashed several times and went out […]

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Marquez Wins Argentina MotoGP 2016

Marquez Wins Argentina MotoGP Shortened by Tyre Problem and Ducati Drama on His Tail

 April 5, 2016   R K Gupta

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Marc Marquez was the winner of the bizarre Argentina GP on Sunday but it wasn’t a normal race at all. Race Direction decided to split the main event into two parts with a compulsory pit stop because tyre company Michelin felt less confident about the safety of its real slick-tyres. The decision was prompted by […]

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Valentino Rossi Wins Silverstone’s British MotoGP Marquez Crashes Out One More Time

 September 4, 2015   R K Gupta

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On a rain-soaked Sunday at Silverstone, Italian veteran Valentino Rossi won the British MotoGP and regained the top spot from Spain’s Jorge Lorenzo in the championship leaderboard. Riding for the Pramac Ducati team, Rossi’s compatriot Danilo Petrucci claimed the second place. Another Italian Andrea Dovizioso of Ducati made it 1-2-3 from Italy on the podium. […]

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Marquez Takes Second Top Podium

After Austin in April Marquez Takes Second Top Podium in German GP at Sachsenring

 July 14, 2015   R K Gupta

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The 2015 MotoGP season has not been kind to the defending champion Marc Marquez. He was literally unbeatable in 2014 but in the current season that began with new engine configurations, Marquez crashed on two occasions and remained plagued with braking and stability issues. Last Sunday, however, he returned to winning ways with his second […]

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Valentino Rossi

Valentino Rossi Battles Past Marc Marquez at Dutch MotoGP for Third Victory of the Season

 June 30, 2015   R K Gupta

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In a thrilling finish at the Assen race track in Netherlands, Italian legend and nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi enhanced his 2015 championship standing by getting past reigning champion Marc Marquez in an intriguing last-lap battle at Dutch MotoGP. Rossi shot off from the pole at the start and led nearly all the way as […]

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Jorge Lorenzo

In an Incredible Yamaha 1-2 at Catalunya, Lorenzo Wins 4th Race on Trot, Rossi Finishes Second but World Champion Marc Marquez Crashes Out

 June 19, 2015   R K Gupta

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At the Catalunya MotoGP on Sunday, June 15, 2015, Jorge Lorenzo began from third place on the grid but went ahead of everyone in the first lap itself. The winner of the last three MotoGP at Jerez, Le Mans and Mugello, dominated from start to finish and recorded his fourth successive victory. Lorenzo’s Movistar Yamaha […]

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Marquez Crash

Italian MotoGP: Lorenzo Wins Third Successive Race, Marquez Crash and Iannone Takes His Second Podium of the Season

 June 3, 2015   R K Gupta

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Jorge Lorenzo delivered another solid performance to clinch his third successive MotoGP win of the season in the picturesque setting of Tuscan hills, where Autodromo del Mugello is located. It was Lorenzo’s 36th MotoGP victory of his career, with which he reduced Valentino Rossi’s championship lead to just 6 points. Lorenzo was virtually untouchable during […]

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Jorge Lorenzo Wins Second Straight MotoGP at Le Mans, Rossi Second to Make It 1-2 for Yamaha Movistar

 May 21, 2015   R K Gupta

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For the second time in two weeks Spanish MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo finished as the winner again. After emerging a runaway champion in the Spanish GP at Jerez, Lorenzo followed that up with top finish at Le Mans’ French GP. The famed international Le Mans circuit had over 90,000 spectators on Sunday to watch the […]

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Valentino Rossi

Rossi Wins Argentina MotoGP in a Dramatic Climax as Marquez Crashes

 April 24, 2015   R K Gupta

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Valentino Rossi’s 110th MotoGP victory at Argentina on Sunday was one of his most dramatic top podium finishes. The legendary Italian rider was hunting down the reigning world champion Marc Marquez and while they rode close to one another in the penultimate lap, Marquez’s front wheel was hit by Rossi’s rear, sending the double champion […]

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Qatar MotoGP

Surprises Galore at Season Opening Qatar MotoGP as Marquez Loses Podium and Ducati Team Hot on Winner Valentino Rossi’s Tail

 April 1, 2015   R K Gupta

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The 2015 season’s first MotoGP at Qatar ended as an exciting competition with Yamaha Movie-star’s veteran Valentino Rossi ending at the top, closely followed by the Ducati duo of Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone. While Ducati’s winter improvement program had promised a resurgence of Dovizioso and Iannone, Rossi made it sensational in the end by […]

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