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Miguel Oliveira delivers superb second in Australia
Portuguese rider takes second in race in which Álex Rins comes close to a podium finish. Álex Márquez takes ninth and Viñales crashes when fighting for third. It was a great weekend for Miguel Oliveira at the Grand Prix of Australia, which he finished with a superb second place, after... Read more
Bautista battles to hard-won fifth at Phillip Island
Alvaro Bautista met his objective of a fifth place finish at Phillip Island today, the Spaniard fighting hard for fourth until the finish of a race won by Casey Stoner. Bautista’s battle with Andrea Dovizioso and Stefan Bradl provided much of the entertainment in the race and another top... Read more
Chatter problems sap Barbera’s confidence in Australian GP
It was a difficult race for the Pramac Racing Team and rider, Héctor Barberà, that closed their penultimate 2012 MotoGP round, achieving an unfulfilling 12th place at the Australian Grand Prix. After an imperfect start, the Spaniard was able to climb over some positions, achieving and fighting for the top... Read more
Marquez takes Moto2 crown at Phillip Island
Marc Márquez today clinched a second World Championship, this time in the Moto2 class. It came with third place in the Australian GP —a podium which mathematically ensured that he would become Moto2 titlist and add to his 2010 125cc honour. With 8 wins and a further 5 podiums... Read more
Silva qualifies 19th on his first visit to Phillip Island
Iván Silva, rider of the Blusens Avintia team, had a difficult qualifying session, bearing in mind that this is his first visit to the circuit. A few minutes before the end of qualifying, he tasted the Australian asphalt in a small crash that didn’t do any damage, but this... Read more
Julián Simón finishes 17th in a session complicated by the rain
Julian Simon, rider of the Blusens Avintia team has not had an easy Saturday. The intermittent rain during the qualifying session made it difficult to work on the setup of the bike and to get a good result. The changing track conditions didn’t help with the work nor with... Read more
Cardus hopes for good start to help him bring in points at Phillip Island
It’s not a fantasy to think that Ricky Cardús could bring home points in tomorrow’s Australian GP. The rider of the ARG Moto2 team will start from position 21. He posted his best time of the weekend during the qualifying session, after easily repeating his best time from FP3 in... Read more
Luis Salom aiming for strong race despite frustrating qualifying
Traffic and disruption by rain are the reasons Luis Salom didn’t have the best ever qualifying results for the Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island. Nevertheless both he and RW Racing GP teammate Brad Binder and their team manager are confident for the race on Sunday. After the first... Read more
Efren Vazquez on front row at Phillip Island, Adrian Martin hoping to battle for points
Saturday showed a great performance by Efrén Vázquez and the JHK T-Shirt LaGlisse team during the qualifying session of the Australian GP. The ever changing weather conditions in Phillip Island have played a key role but the plan of action by the team brought the desired results. Efrén was... Read more
Elena Rosell sets aside crash in tricky conditions to take 30th on Moto2 grid
Weather played a big part in Saturday’s progress at Phillip Island. With both QMMF Racing Team riders steadily improving their feeling for the track and the set-up of their Speed Up bikes, it was only the ever-changing weather that made things difficult. When it started to rain 20 minutes... Read more