Alvaro Bautista just misses out on the points in chaotic Argentine GP
Argentina was the stage for another unforgettable MotoGP race, full of incident and virtually impossible to sum up: from the start, when the majority of riders headed back from the grid to pit lane to switch from wet to dry tyres, to the end when Marc Márquez collided with... Read more
Alvaro Bautista just misses out on Q2 in Argentina
Jack Miller took pole position on an historic day in Argentina, the Australian becoming the first rider to do so on an Independent team Ducati. Miller’s lap came on his final attempt, edging out Dani Pedrosa and Johann Zarco, who complete the front row. Andrea Dovizioso, winner of the... Read more
Alvaro Bautista set for Qatar fightback from 21st on the grid
The first MotoGP pole of 2018 went to Johann Zarco, as the Frenchman set a time of 1:53.680 at the Losail International Circuit that took almost 3 tenths off the track record. Alongside him, Marc Márquez will start the season from second position on the grid, with Danilo Petrucci... Read more
DNF for Alvaro Bautista at Valencia
A tense battle for the MotoGP World Championship reached its climax today, with a crash for Andrea Dovizioso and third place for Marc Márquez deciding the title in favour of the Spaniard – his fourth in MotoGP and his sixth in total. The Spaniard was ahead of his rival... Read more
Álvaro Bautista takes 17th in Australia
Marc Márquez has one hand on the MotoGP World Championship title after dominating the race at Phillip Island as Andrea Dovizioso could only finish thirteenth. Despite having to come back from running wide early in the race, Marquez has extended his advantage over the Italian from eleven points to... Read more
Alvaro Bautista crashes out at Motegi
The MotoGP title race stepped up a gear at the Japanese Grand Prix, as Marc Márquez and Andrea Dovizioso battled for victory on the final laps at Motegi. Although either of the pair could have emerged victorious from the last lap, it was Ducati rider Dovizioso who crossed the... Read more
Pulsating performance from Álvaro Bautista in Aragón
Marc Márquez dealt a blow to his championship rivals with victory in Aragon. The Spaniard made an inauspicious start but soon moved up from fourth position, passing Andrea Dovizioso, Valentino Rossi and, finally, Jorge Lorenzo, to take a victory that gives him a sixteen-point margin at the top of... Read more
Alvaro Bautista continues to pick up points with tenth at Silverstone
The MotoGP British Grand Prix took place this Sunday afternoon, and Andrea Dovizioso claimed his fourth win of the season in a close contest at Silverstone. The Ducati rider bested Maverick Viñales by just one tenth of a second, and was seven tenths ahead of Valentino Rossi. Dovizioso... Read more
Eighth for Alvaro Bautista at the Red Bull Ring
Just 0.176 seconds divided Andrea Dovizioso and Marc Márquez as they crossed the line after a thrilling fight to the final corner in the GP of Austria. The Ducati man rode superbly through the final corners to hold off the challenge of his Spanish rival, who tried everything to... Read more
Alvaro Bautista 17th in Austrian qualifying
Álvaro Bautista suffered contrasting fortunes to his team-mate. The Spaniard missed out on Q2 by two tenths in free practice, and again by two tenths in Q1. As such, Bautista will start from the sixth row of the grid and will look during tomorrow’s warm-up session for the solution... Read more