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Michael Guy  says:

Checa stakes claim for top ride in 2010

Carlos Checa maintains he want to continue in WSB in 2010 following a string of impressive results onboard the Ten Kate Honda. In the last four races the 36 year old Spaniard has secured three podiums which has moved him up to seventh in the overall championship standings. Despite the impressive results, Checa’s future within his current Ten Kate Honda team...

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windy12

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windy12 says:

the bike...

definately had a problem but is looking a lot better, Rea and Checa are not a bad combination, I would be surprised to see two Brits in the team but Leon has shown he has what it takes along with Jonathan.

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toe_down_sv_racing

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2010 Fireblade.....

I think you will see somehting better from the big H next year.

A revised engine in the road bike will instantly translate to better engine traction control .... the only area the 2009 fireblade was really lacking ....

Spies will have to work hard to defend his 2009 crown ;-)

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Faster1

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Faster1 says:

,,still fast

Yea Checa is getting old,, but you can't deny that he is still fast,, I say give him another chance. I would imagine that the biggest option for his seat is Vermeulin,, possible?

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boybilly1967

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boybilly1967 says:

Rather see Checa on the bike than Vermeulen any day, dont rate him at all.

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mas0162

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mas0162 says:

money ride

checa has been a money ride for years from 500 to motogp and now supers lets get these rides to younger guys and give them the chance to have a crack.if u look at his career how many times has he won or been on poduim not much at all. to be fair he has had some of the best bikes and stil not done much.  

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paranoid73

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paranoid73 says:

re: money ride

I think you will find that Checa rode for nothing in 08

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shafs64

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shafs64 says:

Don't give Vermeulin the ride. give it to someone who has a big bag of cash and can't ride. that would be great TV.

Shafs

 

 

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wozza35

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wozza35 says:

Checca

I think there are going to be a lot of younger riders from all classes looking for a ride next season so i think they should be given a go and put this old timer out to grass

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bigoltool

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bigoltool says:

Lots of excuses!

Checa has always been a fairly solid performer, but never really a closer! Top 3? Thats a bit optimistic methinks.  He is now doing the same types of things Elias and DeAngelis et al are doing in MotoGP trying to salvage a ride for next year. Kyonari has already seen the writing on the wall. IMO Checa would have to string together several top 5's for the remainder of the season to ensure his future at Ten Kate!

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red123

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red123 says:

checa ten kate

Would nt it be great to see Toseland get the Ten Kate ride along side Rea or maybe Haslam

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