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Watch: Autosport's MotoGP season preview with race winner Randy Mamola

Tue, 2020-07-14 19:03
MotoGP's delayed 2020 season gets underway this weekend with the Spanish Grand Prix - the first of two races to be held at Jerez in a shortened 13-round calendar
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Crutchlow "not interested" in Honda WSBK offer

Tue, 2020-07-14 15:18
Outgoing LCR MotoGP rider Cal Crutchlow says he's "not really interested" in taking up Honda's offer to move over to its works-backed World Superbike project next season
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Dovizioso passed fit to race in Spanish MotoGP after collarbone break

Tue, 2020-07-14 11:54
Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso has been passed fit to race in this weekend's season-opening Spanish Grand Prix just weeks after breaking his collarbone in a motocross race incident
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Honda: Moving Alex Marquez to LCR MotoGP is in his best interest

Tue, 2020-07-14 09:40
Honda MotoGP team boss Alberto Puig says he believes moving Alex Marquez to the satellite LCR team for the 2021 seasons is in the best interests of the rookie
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Aprilia MotoGP move would be a "great deal" for Crutchlow

Mon, 2020-07-13 17:27
Outgoing LCR Honda MotoGP rider Cal Crutchlow says a move to Aprilia in 2021 would be "a great deal for me" and would "excite" him.
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Honda confirms Espargaro for '21 MotoGP season, Crutchlow to leave LCR

Mon, 2020-07-13 08:15
Honda has officially announced it has signed Pol Espargaro for the 2021 MotoGP season, while Cal Crutchlow has been moved aside at LCR to make way for Alex Marquez
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Morbidelli remains with Petronas SRT in MotoGP until 2022

Mon, 2020-07-13 07:51
Franco Morbidelli will remain with Petronas SRT Yamaha in MotoGP until 2022 after signing a new two-year deal with the outfit
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Dorna prioritising MotoGP spectacle over post-COVID calendars

Fri, 2020-07-10 12:26
MotoGP promoter Dorna Sports' CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta says preserving the series' current competitiveness is more important than swelling the calendar again in light of the coronavirus crisis
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Marquez brothers to run COVID victims tribute helmet at Jerez MotoGP race

Thu, 2020-07-09 10:55
Honda MotoGP riders Marc and Alex Marquez will wear special helmet designs for next week's Spanish Grand Prix to show solidarity to all those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic
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MotoGP Grand Prix of the Americas becomes latest 2020 race cancelled amid COVID

Wed, 2020-07-08 17:30
MotoGP will not have a grand prix in the United States this season due to coronavirus, after the Circuit of the Americas announced its next event will be in April
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Dorna will "help" Cal Crutchlow find MotoGP ride in 2021 - Ezpeleta

Mon, 2020-07-06 07:52
Carmelo Ezpeleta, CEO of MotoGP promoters Dorna Sports, says his organisation will "help to find" a place on the 2021 grid for Britain's only full-time premier class rider Cal Crutchlow
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MotoGP sabbatical now an option for Ducati's Dovizioso, says manager

Sat, 2020-07-04 08:36
Andrea Dovizioso's manager admits his MotoGP rider is now considering taking a sabbatical in 2021 should contract negotiations with Ducati fully break down
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Binder not worried by Petrucci's lack of MotoGP KTM experience

Fri, 2020-07-03 11:31
MotoGP rookie Brad Binder insists he isn't worried about KTM's development in 2021 stalling owing to the lack of experience with the bike within its ranks next year
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Quartararo set for hearing on MotoGP testing rules breach

Thu, 2020-07-02 11:08
Petronas SRT MotoGP rider Fabio Quartararo will face an FIM hearing during the Spanish Grand Prix weekend for allegedly breaching private testing rules
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Tech3 podium target not "completely crazy" for 2020 MotoGP

Wed, 2020-07-01 08:47
Tech3 MotoGP team boss Herve Poncharal says it's not "completely crazy" for the KTM satellite to be in contention for podium or top five finishes in the condensed 2020 season
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Lorenzo rubbishes rumours of Ducati MotoGP return in 2021

Tue, 2020-06-30 10:36
Jorge Lorenzo has rubbished rumours linking him with a return to Ducati in 2021, but admits he feels he's still "capable" of winning the MotoGP title with the "right tools"
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Remembering Valencia MotoGP 2013 - Lorenzo's 300km/h work of art

Mon, 2020-06-29 14:06
Jorge Lorenzo arrived at Valencia in 2013 as the outsider for that year's MotoGP world title. Ultimately coming up short against Marc Marquez, the way the Yamaha star rode that race was a work of art, Oriol Puigdemont remembers
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Dovizioso will make start of MotoGP season after successful surgery

Mon, 2020-06-29 11:46
Andrea Dovizioso will line up on the grid for the 2020 MotoGP season-opener at Jerez after undergoing successful surgery on a left collarbone break on Sunday
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MotoGP Retrospective: The day Rossi banished his Ducati demons

Mon, 2020-06-29 08:41
On this day in 2013, Valentino Rossi clambered onto the top step of the Assen podium to celebrate his first win in over two years. Truly banishing the demons of his Ducati nadir, it would be the catalyst for much more in the ensuing years
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Dovizioso suffers broken collarbone in motocross crash ahead of MotoGP season start

Sun, 2020-06-28 14:18
Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso has broken his left collarbone in a motocross crash on Sunday in Italy and will undergo surgery this evening
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