Sport (August 2009)

  • Sheffield Indoor Enduro entry takes shape

    26 August 2009 by Gary Pinchin

    Sheffield Indoor Enduro entry takes shape

    The first-ever British round of the FIM Indoor Enduro World Cup will be held at Sheffield Arena on October 31st and the entry is shaping up to see some of the world’s top motocross, supercross, enduro...

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  • Racing results round-up: August 22-23

    24 August 2009 by MCN Sports Desk

    Each week we will have a full list of the racing results from the previous weekend. Click on the name of the championship you wish to see the results of. BISHOPSCOURT, CO DOWN, SATURDAY ANGLESEY, WALES, SATURDAY CASTLE COMBE, WILTS, SUNDAY CADWELL PARK, LINCS, SATURDAY-SUNDAY BRITISH MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP, DUNS, SUNDAY ROAD RACING BISHOPSCOURT, CO DOWN, SATURDAY RESULTS: First Aprilia 125: 1 D...

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  • Northern Irish racers head to Assen

    20 August 2009 by Andy Downes

    Northern Irish racers head to Assen

    Ulsterman Jeremy McWilliams’ Superbike Academy team will field two of Northern Irelands' hottest young racing talents at next weeks Assen round of the IDM German Supersport championship. Glenn...

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  • AMA Superbike: Hodgson's ride on the wild side

    19 August 2009 by Henny Ray Abrams

    AMA Superbike: Hodgson's ride on the wild side

    Soon after Corona Extra Honda’s Neil Hodgson crossed the finish line to finish eighth in Sunday’s AMA Superbike race at Virginia International Raceway,  he was speeding through a grass field at...

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  • Michael Neeves 2007 Yamaha R1 long termer

    19 August 2009 by Michael Neeves

    Michael Neeves 2007 Yamaha R1 long termer

    The Grand Prix layout of Brands Hatch is simply magical. It turns the Kent track from a giant roundabout in its Indy form, into one of the best tracks in the world. This is one round of the MRO...

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  • Racing results round-up: August 15-16

    17 August 2009 by MCN Sports Desk

    Racing results round-up: August 15-16

    MOTOGP, BRNO, CZECH REPUBLIC, SUNDAY AMA SUPERBIKES, ALTON, VA, SATURDAY-SUNDAY ULSTER GP, DUNDROD, CO ANTRIM, THURSDAY DUNDROD 150, DUNROD, CO ANTRIM, THURSDAY ULSTER GP, DUNDROD, CO ANTRIM, SATURDAY...

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  • Pegram and Ducati take Topeka AMA double

    04 August 2009 by Gary Pinchin

    Larry Pegram scored his first career double win in AMA Superbike at Heartland Park Topeka riding his Ducati 1098R. Pegram dominated both Saturday’s and Sunday’s American Superbike races although a persistent Tommy Hayden on a Rockstar/Makita Yoshimura Suzuki GSX-R1000 chased Pegram to the finish on Sunday. Pegram said: "Tommy was all over me, he was an animal. I could hear him back there, I could...

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  • Mat Mladin to call it quits

    03 August 2009 by Henny Ray Abrams

    Mat Mladin to call it quits

    Mat Mladin, the greatest rider in the history of AMA Superbike racing is calling it a career after this season. Six-time AMA Superbike Champion Mat Mladin has decided to retire and move his young...

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  • Racing results round-up: August 1-2

    03 August 2009 by MCN Sports Desk

    AMA ROAD RACES, TOPEKA, KS, SATURDAY-SUNDAY BALLYMENA, MID ANTRIM, SATURDAY ANGLESEY, NORTH WALES, SATURDAY-SUNDAY CADWELL PARK, LINCS, SATURDAY-SUNDAY JURBY, ISLE OF MAN, SUNDAY. PEMBREY, CARMARTHENSHIRE, SATURDAY-SUNDAY KNOCKHILL, FIFE, SATURDAY-SUNDAY ELVINGTON, YORK, SUNDAY WORLD MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP, LOMMEL, BELGIUM, SUNDAY WORLD SPEEDWAY GO, DAUGAVPILS, LATVIA, SATURDAY BRITISH TRAILS...

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