TT & road races (June 2010)

  • Cummins undergoes surgery

    30 June 2010 by MCN Sports desk

    Cummins undergoes surgery

    McAdoo Kawasaki Racing issued this update on the progress of their rider Conor Cummins who sustained serious injuries when he crashed at high speed in the Senior TT, just over two weeks ago.  ...

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  • Michael Dunlop returns at Skerries

    30 June 2010 by Stephen Davison

    Michael Dunlop returns at Skerries

    Michael Dunlop has denied persistent internet rumours that he missed last week’s Bush Irish national road races due to problems within the team and he’ll return to racing this weekend at Skerries. At...

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  • Farquhar left fuming by MCUI (UC) decision

    25 June 2010 by Phil Wain

    Farquhar left fuming by MCUI (UC) decision

    Ryan Farquhar has spoken about his decision to boycott the Bush Road Races in protest about the Motor Cycle Union of Ireland's (Ulster Centre) decision to stop the 450cc machines from competing...

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  • Enjoying MCN at the TT

    24 June 2010 by Lawson Thomas

    Enjoying MCN at the TT

    This is Lawson Thomas from Craven Arms, Shropshire at the Isle of Man TT 2010 reading MCN while waiting for the Supersport race to start on the Thursday.

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  • Bush Road Races 2010

    22 June 2010 by Charlie Birch

    Bush Road Races 2010

    Bush Road Races 19th June 2010: Amazing racing and great circuit, lots of twists and turn, lumps, bumps and jumps. Hard racing.

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  • Where did Potter go at the TT?

    17 June 2010 by Scott Carson

    Where did Potter go at the TT?

    This year was my 18th year at the TT and second year as a marshal (not bad for a 21 year old). Along with my dad and friends we marshalled at Windy Corner. Fortunately we saw no major incidents except...

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  • Cummins and Martin still hospitalised

    15 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Cummins and Martin still hospitalised

    Conor Cummins and Guy Martin are still in Noble Hospital, Douglas following their respective crashes during the Senior TT. Cummins has a back injury, a fractured arm, dislocated knee and bruising to...

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  • Cameron Donald's Senior TT

    12 June 2010 by scott marsden

    Cameron Donald's Senior TT

    I think this shot says it all about the disappointment in Cameron Donald having the technical fault in the senior TT on Friday.

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  • 2010 TT pics from Ramsey

    11 June 2010 by Sean Gray

    2010 TT pics from Ramsey

    Just been watching the 2010 TT at Ramsey on the last day. Poor Guy Martin crashed out of the race and they had to restart. Hutchinson won again. Great day, great race.

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  • Hutchie makes it five!

    11 June 2010 by Phil West

    Hutchie makes it five!

    Ian Hutchinson re-wrote the TT history book s when he won today’s Senior TT. It was his fifth win of the 2010 TT, the first time ever that anyone has won all five races in one year on the TT...

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  • TT organisers announce second Supersport death

    11 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    TT organisers announce second Supersport death

    The ACU have announced that Martin Loicht, 48, from Vienna, Austria was killed during yesterday’s Supersport 2 race in an incident near Quarry Bends. Loicht was competing in the TT at this year’s TT,...

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  • Hutchie nets record-equalling fourth TT win

    10 June 2010 by Phil West

    Hutchie nets record-equalling fourth TT win

    Man of the moment Ian Hutchinson grabbed his fourth win of the 2010 TT so far with victory in Thursday afternoon’s Supersport Race Two. The win means the Yorkshireman, who had already posted victories...

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  • Revised schedule for Thursday’s TT races

    10 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Revised schedule for Thursday’s TT races

    Last night the TT race office issued a third revision to today’s race programme. The statement read: The TT Race Organisation has issued a further revision to the Thursday Races schedule of practices...

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  • Hutchinson beats Martin Supersport thriller

    08 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Hutchinson beats Martin Supersport thriller

    Ian Hutchinson made it two wins from two races, adding today’s opening Supersport TT race to the Superbike TT he won on Saturday. But there was no let-up in this four-lap thriller with Guy Martin on...

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  • Hutchinson's TT treble

    08 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Hutchinson's TT treble

    Ian Hutchinson made it a TT treble when he won today’s Superstock TT race to add to the Supersport race he won this morning and the Superbike TT he took on Saturday. And, just like this morning’s...

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  • June 7 TT Blog: Guy Martin

    08 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    June 7 TT Blog: Guy Martin

    Today’s post race press conference was a surreal affair. We had Michael Dunlop talking about going home because he’s let everyone down by finishing third - and second placed Guy Martin acting out a...

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  • TT Blog: Mad sunday

    08 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    TT Blog: Mad sunday

    After Saturday’s racing, the electric bikes set off on a lap of practice. There were only eight bikes (well seven because the other one was a scooter), with one team not arriving in time but given...

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  • Last Lap Shoot out

    06 June 2010 by ron strathdee

    Last Lap Shoot out

    Last lap dash at Saturday's Superbike TT. Three abreast coming over Rhen Cullen are Keith Amor, Cameron Donald and Michael Dunlop.

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  • Hutchinson takes TT Superbike race

    06 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Hutchinson takes TT Superbike race

    Ian Hutchinson won today’s TT Superbike race on a Padggets Hondas. The six-lap race was delayed by three and half hours by swirling mist but once it got underway it was a typical six-lap TT race,...

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  • Hutchinson clocks 130mph

    04 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Hutchinson clocks 130mph

    Ian Hutchinson joined the exclusive 130mph club when he clocked a 130.165mph lap in tonight’s practice session on his Padgetts Honda superbike – and then said he could have gone faster had it not been...

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  • McGuinness picks up the pace

    03 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    McGuinness picks up the pace

    The weather was perfect, there were only damp patches reported at Quarry Bends and everyone was tipping McGuinness for some hot laps in tonight’s practice (Wednesday). He didn’t...

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  • Guy Martin smashes Billown classic lap record

    01 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Guy Martin smashes Billown classic lap record

    Guy Martin, decked out in his old Hydrex Honda leathers, riding John Sims’ Heron Suzuki GS1000R XR69 replica, smashed his own 4.25 mile Billown lap record during the Post Classic Superbike race at the...

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  • Hutchinson fast in first TT practice

    01 June 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Hutchinson fast in first TT practice

    Ian Hutchinson set the pace in tonight’s (Monday’s) first timed practice session of the 2010 TT. Conditions were near perfect as he lapped at 128.302mph to top the leaderboard with the Padgetts Honda...

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