MotoGP

  • Criville on course for Yamaha GP ride

    11 November 2001

    Criville on course for Yamaha GP ride

    Former world 500 champion Alex Criville will find out later this week if his career has been saved by a shock move to Yamaha.The Spaniard appeared to be heading for enforced retirement when he was...

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  • Could you be our next GP star?

    11 November 2001

    Could you be our next GP star?

    Entries close on Thursday for a Pop Idol-style competition designed to find two GP stars of tomorrow. So if you can ride and are aged between 14 and 18 (or know someone who is) read on and be prepared...

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  • Honda loses race to get V5 to NEC Show

    11 November 2001

    Honda loses race to get V5 to NEC Show

    Honda’s hopes of putting the 2002 V5 race bike on display at the NEC Show have been dashed by red tape.It had hoped to get the RC211V, which will be its four-stroke entry on next year’s GP grid, to...

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  • McWilliams’ 2002 deal collapses

    04 November 2001

    McWilliams’ 2002 deal collapses

    Jeremy McWilliams is facing another uncertain winter after negotiations to sort out a works 250 deal in 2002 collapsed.McWilliams and his team enjoyed instant success in 2001 when he became Britain’s...

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  • £10 off British GP tickets

    04 November 2001

    £10 off British GP tickets

    Next year's British GP may be nine months away but plan ahead and you can save a packet.The race, on July 14, will be our first chance in Britain to see the new Honda and Yamaha four-strokes racing...

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  • Haslam’s GP future in jeopardy

    04 November 2001

    Haslam’s GP future in jeopardy

    Leon Haslam might have scored his best ever 500 finish in the rain-hit Rio GP, but that hasn’t been enough to secure his ride for 2002.He looked certain to be retained by the Shell Advance squad for...

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  • Haga: I thought toothache would kill me

    04 November 2001

    Haga: I thought toothache would kill me

    Noriyuki Haga’s toothache in Rio turned out to be more serious than first thought. When he returned to Japan he needed emergency surgery.The tooth infection forced him to miss the final round of the...

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  • Rossi claims 11th win by 0.1 seconds

    01 November 2001

    Rossi claims 11th win by 0.1 seconds

    Valentino Rossi’s midas touch didn’t desert him in Rio this afternoon when he won a rain-affected Brazilian GP after a dramatic race with Carlos Checa.It had looked like Spaniard Checa would create...

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  • Poggiali on course for 125 title in Rio

    01 November 2001

    Poggiali on course for 125 title in Rio

    MANUEL POGGIALI looks odds-on to win the world 125 championship in Rio on Saturday despite suffering a scare in Friday afternoon's final qualifying session.The 18-year-old Gilera rider only needs to...

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  • Katoh can’t stop winning

    01 November 2001

    Katoh can’t stop winning

    Daijiro Katoh may have already wrapped up the world 250 title but he still managed to rub his rivals noses in it again with yet another success in Rio today.It might not have been the typical runaway...

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  • Poggiali crowned 125 champion in Brazil

    01 November 2001

    Poggiali crowned 125 champion in Brazil

    Manuel Poggiali was crowned world 125 champion in Brazil this afternoon – but only after a massive scare.The Gilera rider knew going into today’s 21-lap race that he only needed a top 13 finish to...

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