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• Misano is one of just three current circuits at which Dani Pedrosa has not had a MotoGP podium; the others are Indianapolis and Phillip Island. • Third on the grid, Jorge Lorenzo has maintained his record of qualifying on the front row at every race in 2009. Following... Read more
Jorge Lorenzo believes he will be in better shape in tomorrow’s San Marino Grand Prix than he was in qualifying, where he was pushed back to a disappointing third place on the grid. The Spaniard’s title rival and Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi grabbed pole position with his final lap, while... Read more
Pos | Rider | Bike | Time | Gap 1. Valentino Rossi Yamaha 1m34.338s 2. Dani Pedrosa Honda ... Read more
Jorge Lorenzo believes his set-up and riding will need to be ‘perfect’ to beat Valentino Rossi at Misano after the Italian led the way in Friday practice. Yesterday Rossi had insisted that Misano was one of his weaker tracks and that he expected to trail Lorenzo and Honda’s Dani Pedrosa... Read more
Pos | Rider | Bike | Time | Gap 1. Valentino Rossi Yamaha 1m35.304s 2. Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 1m35.430s +... Read more
Once again at the Indianapolis Grand Prix the two Spanish riders who qualified on pole failed to go on to win the race. So far this year Spanish riders have dominated the pole position without converting them into wins, as shown by the following facts: Spanish riders have taken nineteen... Read more
Just one week after their last outing at Indianapolis in the USA, the Fiat Yamaha Team will arrive on home shores this week for the second Italian round of the season, at Misano on the east coast of Italy. They touch down in fine style with riders Valentino Rossi... Read more
“This is fantastic for me and for my team! I’ve had two crashes in a row but now I’ve won, and my closest rivals have crashed instead. Of course I’m sorry for them but these are the highs and lows of racing and it’s an amazing result for me.... Read more
Pos | Rider | Team | Time 1. Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 47m13.592s 2. Alex de Angelis Gresini Honda + 9.435s 3. Nicky Hayden ... Read more
Pos Driver Bike/Engine Laps Time/Delay 1 Valentino Rossi Yamaha 22 43:08.991 2 Daniel Pedrosa Honda 22 11.766 3 Toni Elías Honda 22 20.756 4 Andrea Dovizioso Honda 22 21.418 5 Loris Capirossi Suzuki 22 21.538 6 Nicky Hayden Ducati 22 25.544 7 Colin Edwards Yamaha 22 25.676 8 Alex de Angelis Honda 22 34.109 9 James Toseland Yamaha 22 35.617 10 Randy de Puniet Honda 22 39.824 11 Chris Vermeulen Suzuki 22 40.776 12 Niccolò Canepa Ducati 22 50.661 13 Gábor Talmácsi Honda 22 59.188 – Mika Kallio Ducati 20 Retirement – Marco Melandri Kawasaki 20 Retirement – Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 17 Retirement – Michel Fabrizio Ducati 6 Retirement Read more