NOT the MotoGP News: Misano
Welcome to NOT The MotoGP News – our blog by Guy Anderson. Oh – and when you’re done, make sure to go follow Guy on Twitter – @SirGuyGuisborne Misano… …We go round and round and round and round Until we pick it up again. Yep, it’s the backwards running,... Read more
San Marino GP, Misano: Raceday roundup – MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took his fourth win of the year in a high stakes duel at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, with the conditions torrential and the top three in the title fight lining up for the challenge on the front row. But as the spray... Read more
John McPhee falls foul of torrential conditions at Misano
John McPhee fell out of contention at the Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini after race day dawned wet, with difficult conditions creating a race of attrition for the Moto3™ field. The Scot started P14 after penalties for other riders affected the starting... Read more
San Marino GP, Misano: Qualifying roundup – MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) took pole position on his penultimate lap in qualifying for the Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, deposing home hero and key Championship rival Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team), who will now start second. Completing the top three... Read more
WorldSBK Misano, Sunday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WSSP300
World Superbike At the Pirelli Riviera Di Rimini Round on Sunday it was home rider Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) who took a stunning first win of 2017, with Kawasaki Racing Team pair Jonathan Rea and Tom Sykes also on the podium. Responding positively to his last lap... Read more
WorldSBK Misano, Saturday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WSSP300
World Superbike A breathtaking Race 1 at the Misano World Circuit “Marco Simoncelli” on Saturday afternoon saw Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) take advantage of three big crashes ahead of him to secure maximum points, with Alex Lowes (Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team) and Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team)... Read more
NOT the MotoGP News: Yellow Submarine
We wait all summer for a race, and then they come along like buses; just when you think you had time for a breather, the oxygen masks drop down from the overhead locker of life. The tiny gap from Silverstone to Misano left little room for sensible chat from... Read more
DNF brings difficult San Marino weekend to a close for Danny Kent
It has been a bitter weekend for the Team Leopard Racing riders, who return home without being able to collect any championship points, and in the case of Danny Kent, with their race cut short – A pity after both Danny and teammate Miguel Oliveira had managed a good... Read more