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
Toby – an admitted fan of Bati’s – leaves no room for doubt about his opinion of our guy’s skills and potential for going up into the MotoGP class… “People bang on about Bautista needing to win the 250 title, but Andrea Dovizioso never did that and he’s been one... Read more
(*Source: Toby Moody, Autosport) The long awaited 250cc replacement has been outlined after a meeting of the Grand Prix Commission today at Motegi.The current 250cc class will remain for a further two seasons before a four stroke, 600cc engined class with a free choice of chassis for manufacturers or teams... Read more
I’m going to quote in large part here, from an article by Toby Moody – which appeared on the Autosport website as the second part of his Estoril review. **************************************************** “I tuned into some brand-new coverage of an established motorsport in January only to be treated with the ‘now this is... Read more
Well – ups and downs really.The crucial thing is the ‘down’ – Alvaro dropping out of a brilliant fighting race where he was easily going to be on the podium (I’d have said 2nd) when his bike failed on lap 6 of the Malaysian 250cc GP at Sepang.The race... 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