If you’re a fan of MotoGP and especially if you’re a British fan of MotoGP, then you know the legend that is Julian Ryder. Julian has been in in motorsport journalism for three decades now, longer than many fans of the sport have even been alive. For a similarly long time... Read more
Apart from the continual Simoncelli-bias and preposterous level of rider misidentification here’s just two little gems from Eurosport’s stand-in commentator Carlton Kirby this morning to remind you why we need Toby and Julian back NOW…(*Honestly, tuning in to Eurosport nowadays is like visiting-time at the James Allen Sunshine Home... Read more
(*No, I don’t look like him. I just sound a bit like him right now.) Although I’ve got to be honest and say it was a pretty much perfect weekend – or it was in the end, despite a fluffed race start and despite the lack of a whole Quali... Read more

Commentary Confirmation

MotoGP February 27, 2009 0

Following the brilliant news that Eurosport will retain their coverage of MotoGP this year, it’s great to know that Julian Ryder will also be joining the previously confirmed Toby Moody in the commentary box.Whilst it’s a shame that Randy Mamola isn’t on the crew, it’s Toby and Julian who... Read more
_____________________________________________ BBCSunday 14 October 125cc, 250cc races live, – BBCi 0245-0515MotoGP race live, – BBC ONE 0545-0700Races re-run, – BBC ONE, 1300-1400 _____________________________________________ EUROSPORTFriday 12 October 4.45am – Live MotoGP Practice6.00am – Live 250cc Practice6.45am – Live 125cc Practice _____________________________________________ EUROSPORTSaturday 13 October 4.45am – Live MotoGP Qualifying6.00am – Live 250cc Qualifying6.45am – Live... Read more
Thanks to stv21 for finding this clip of the wonderful Toby Moody and Julian Ryder on the Eurosport TV channel raving about Alvaro post-race at Estoril and namechcking our website.Cheers guys 🙂We love you! Read more
Sunday really was a good day for us… Not only did Bati take Estoril by storm with a gobsmacking win in the MotoGP 250cc race, but Eurosport actually ended up namechecking our website.In post race comments by the smashing Toby Moody and Julian Ryder, they were talking about how... Read more
(*Above: Alvaro and his ‘XIX’ tattoo at the 2006 Malaysian Grand Prix) Forgot to mention in the post yesterday a curious little piece of trivia regarding Bati, arising from the race coverage…I watch MotoGP on British Eurosport – a thoroughly enjoyable experience, in great part thanks to the excellent Julian... Read more