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Podcast: Why MotoGP rider Iannone's 18-month ban is a complex case

Mon, 2020-04-06 15:26
Aprilia rider Andrea Iannone's 18-month ban for a doping violation has put his MotoGP career in serious doubt, though he is now in the process of appealing the ruling
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Zarco will be "less lost" than rivals after MotoGP racing hiatus

Mon, 2020-04-06 10:38
Johann Zarco believes he will be "less lost" than the rest of the MotoGP grid when racing resumes having already had more time away from riding than his rivals
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Ducati offers radical solution to MotoGP 2020 calendar problem

Sun, 2020-04-05 12:25
Ducati believes it will be difficult to find 10 countries able to host a race this season due to the coronavirus pandemic, and has offered up a radical alternate solution
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Max Biaggi "misses" MotoGP rivalry with Valentino Rossi

Sun, 2020-04-05 08:02
Multiple MotoGP race winner Max Biaggi admits he "misses" his grand prix days and his intense rivalry with seven-time premier class world champion Valentino Rossi
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MotoGP: Breaking down Dorna’s €9m financial aid package

Sat, 2020-04-04 14:37
Due to the enforced racing hiatus by the coronavirus pandemic, MotoGP promoters Dorna Sports has announced a financial package to sustain the paddock
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Dorna CEO Ezpeleta would be "delighted" with 10-round MotoGP season

Sat, 2020-04-04 12:12
Dorna Sports CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta admits he would be "delighted" if MotoGP could run a 10-round 2020 season once the worst of the coronavirus pandemic has subsided
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Gibernau: Jerez ’05 Rossi clash set bad precedent in MotoGP

Sat, 2020-04-04 09:21
Ex-MotoGP star Sete Gibernau says his infamous clash with Valentino Rossi at Jerez in 2005 "opened the door" for contact to become an accepted part of grand prix racing
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Ducati considering five riders for 2021 MotoGP season

Fri, 2020-04-03 08:11
Ducati boss Paolo Ciabatti believes the Italian marque's 2021 MotoGP line-up will consist of either of its five contracted riders currently racing Desmosedicis
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Suzuki: Everything agreed to retain MotoGP riders Rins and Mir

Thu, 2020-04-02 13:15
Suzuki MotoGP boss Davide Brivio admits the marque has "already agreed on everything" for Alex Rins and Joan Mir to remain for 2021, though nothing has been formalised yet
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MotoGP's French Grand Prix postponed due to coronavirus

Thu, 2020-04-02 09:07
MotoGP's number of cancelled or postponed races due to the coronavirus pandemic has risen to six, after May's French Grand Prix was officially postponed on Thursday
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Aprilia calls Iannone's 18-month ban "absurd", will support appeal

Wed, 2020-04-01 11:14
Aprilia CEO Massimo Rivola says Andrea Iannone's 18-month racing ban for an anti-doping infringement is "absurd" and vows to support the MotoGP race winner's appeal
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MotoGP's Iannone handed 18-month ban after positive steroid test

Wed, 2020-04-01 10:38
Aprilia MotoGP rider Andrea Iannone has been handed an 18-month competition ban for an anti-doping infringement, but prosecutors conclude he did not purposefully take steroids
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Aggrieved Espargaro "needs" Iannone for Aprilia MotoGP podium push

Wed, 2020-04-01 10:11
Aleix Espargaro admits he 'needs' Aprilia team-mate Andrea Iannone if he is to challenge for MotoGP podiums, with tensions between the pair now diffused after their Qatar test fallout
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MotoGP promoter Dorna helping teams pay wages amid COVID-19 hiatus

Tue, 2020-03-31 14:11
MotoGP promoter Dorna Sports says it is offering financial assistance to all satellite MotoGP teams and the Moto2 and Moto3 squads to help pay staff wages during the coronavirus-enforced hiatus
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Lorenzo wouldn't be "short of offers" for full-time MotoGP return

Tue, 2020-03-31 09:39
Jorge Lorenzo believes he will "not be short of offers" if he were to stage a full-time MotoGP comeback in the future, having retired at the end of the 2019 season
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Marquez: Lorenzo wildcard proves "no fear" of motorcycle racing

Mon, 2020-03-30 13:27
Reigning MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez says Jorge Lorenzo's Yamaha wildcard at the Catalan GP proves he has "no fear of motorcycling", but was "maybe afraid" of the Honda
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Honda: MotoGP handled COVID-19 situation better than "hesitant" F1

Mon, 2020-03-30 08:42
Honda team manager Alberto Puig believes MotoGP promoters Dorna Sports has responded to the coronavirus pandemic better than "very hesitant" Formula 1 owners Liberty Media
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Johann Zarco: Ducati can give me time to prove worth for 2021 chance

Sat, 2020-03-28 10:06
Johann Zarco believes Ducati can "give me time" to prove himself on the year-old Avintia-run Desmosedici and show he deserves a factory MotoGP seat with the marque in 2021
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Honda: We were ready for Qatar MotoGP round, Ducati wasn't

Fri, 2020-03-27 13:02
Honda team manager Alberto Puig has hit back at claims by Ducati boss Gigi Dall'Igna that the delayed start to the season will benefit HRC and Marc Marquez
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Rossi: 2020 delay has "messed up plan" to decide MotoGP future

Fri, 2020-03-27 09:13
Valentino Rossi admits the forced hiatus for MotoGP due to the coronavirus pandemic has "messed up the plan" he had for deciding his future beyond the 2020 season
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