2011 Silverstone MotoGP Race Result: Key Crashes In Wet Shake Up Championship

Results and summary of the MotoGP race from Silverstone:

Casey Stoner has taken his third victory in a row and his fourth victory of the season with a comfortable win on a rain-soaked track at Silverstone. More importantly, his main rival for the championship, Jorge Lorenzo, crashed out of 3rd place, giving Stoner an 18 point lead in the title race.

2011 Silverstone Moto2 Race Results: Calm Heads Prevail In Soaking Conditions

Results and summary of the Moto2 race at Silverstone:

Stefan Bradl has taken a measured and collected victory in the first race of the day at Silverstone, staying calm in the cold and wet conditions which saw his rivals make mistake after mistake around him. Bradl's win takes his championship lead to 62 points, meaning the Viessmann Kiefer rider can afford two DNFs and still lead the title race.

2011 Silverstone MotoGP Saturday Press Releases

The press releases from the MotoGP teams after qualifying on Saturday at Silverstone:


Crutchlow to miss home race, heroic Edwards seventh

The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team suffered another cruel injury blow today after it was confirmed Cal Crutchlow will miss his all-important home MotoGP round at Silverstone with a broken left collarbone.

The home crowd favourite was just starting his third lap of this afternoon's qualifying session when he lost control of his Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team YZR-M1 machine on the entry to the second corner.

2011 WSS Misano QP2 Result: Rain Means No Change In Grid Positions

The rain fell during QP2 for the World Supersport class at Misano, meaning that many riders elected to stay in the pits, as improving their time was not possible. Florian Marino was the fastest of the riders who did go out, but his time was 23 seconds off the best time in the dry.

Combined results of both qualifying sessions:

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