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19 October 2016

MotoGP hits up Melbourne Cricket Ground before heading south to Phillip Island

Ahead of the Michelin Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, home hero Jack Miller (Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS) was joined by new Moto3 World Champion Brad Binder (Red Bull KTM Ajo) and freshly-crowned 2016 MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) in the metropolis

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19 October 2016

Remy Gardner En-Route To Phillip Island

Despite recent media speculation and rumour, Remy Gardner is currently en-route to Phillip Island where his intention is to ride in the upcoming Moto2 race in front of his home fans. In response to the stories circulating in the press and on social media, he has not been charg

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19 October 2016

LAST MINUTE MOTO2 RIDE FOR WEST

It is believed that Ant West will take over the riding duties of the Tasca Racing Scuderia Moto2 bike at this weekend’s Aussie MotoGP after the team’s regular rider Remy Gardner was detained by authorities over an incident which also involved his father, 1987 500cc world cha

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18 October 2016

Jack Miller could be 'one of the best': says Kevin Schwantz

Kevin Schwantz, the 1993 500cc world champion, has lavished praise on Australian MotoGP rider Jack Miller ahead of the Michelin Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2016, saying the 21-year-old Australian has all of the attributes to make it to the top.  Miller took his maiden pre

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18 October 2016

Yamaha Girls Continue World ISDE Domination

For the fourth year in succession, The Australian Women's ISDE team has won the world championship after six grueling days of competition in Spain. The all Yamaha WR250F mounted trio of Tayla Jones, Jemma Wilson and Jessica Gardiner, named the 'Yamaha bLU cRU Women's Trophy Te

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17 October 2016

Mike Jones: "I’m pinching myself"

Andrea Iannone pulled out of the Motegi race on the previous Sunday, causing an urgent Ducati reshuffle, and handing a chance in a million to 2015 ASBK champion Michael Jones. With the usual sub, factory tester Michele Pirro, engaged in development of next year’s Desmosedi

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17 October 2016

No conflict with Lorenzo, claims Yamaha

Yamaha Racing chief Lin Jarvis called a special press conference to put a lid on rumours of an in-team squabble with the departing Jorge Lorenzo, after the factory had refused him permission to join private Ducati tests at Jerez after the end of the season. Lorenzo had done

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17 October 2016

‘MY MOST DIFFICULT CHAMPIONSHIP’ – Marc Márquez

“This title was really, really difficult. The start of the year was the most difficult part, maybe the most difficult in my career, because the bike was hard to ride. We had uphill in front, and we must find a way. “I remember saying to Honda’s engineers: ‘I believe in y

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16 October 2016

Richardson Roars for Serco Yamaha

Jackson Richardson scored his first win of the 2016 Australian Supercross Championship with a dominant victory at round two of the championship, held at the Toowoomba Showgrounds on Friday Night. On board his Serco Yamaha YZ250F and competing in the SX2 category, Richardson wa

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16 October 2016

Ferris Flies to another ASX Podium

CDR Yamaha's Dean Ferris has landed on the podium for the second round in a row after finishing third at round two of the Australian Supercross Championships, held at the Toowoomba Showgrounds on Friday Night. Despite dividing his time between supercross and recently represent

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16 October 2016

MIKE JONES TO RIDE AT AUSTRALIAN GP

Mike Jones has been rewarded for his impressive MotoGP debut performance at yesterday's Japanese Motorcycle Grand Prix with news he has been retained by the Avintia Ducati team for his home Grand Prix at Phillip Island this weekend. Jones was announced as a last-minute replaceme

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16 October 2016

Sofuoglu The Champion After Jerez Race

The two leading lights in the 2016 WorldSSP Championship were the two leading lights in the 19-lap race at the start, as Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) led his team-mate Randy Krummenacher in the first lap. Niki Tuuli (Kallio Yamaha) was also with them early on but the