MotoGP » Ben Spies: I did better than I expected


Ben Spies prepares himself for a career in MotoGP by finishing seventh on his Yamaha debut in Spain - and helping future team-mate Colin Edwards on the way...

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stavros - Unregistered

November 09, 2009 11:54 AM

He was helped by Stoner and De Puniet crashing, other wise I think he'd have been 9th. But to pass Dovisioso, who is on a factory Honda and who's teammate won the race was a reasonable effort.

Speaking of Dovi what are his chances of hanging onto that seat next year.. Pedrosa is really showing him up.

Cubikrube - Unregistered

November 09, 2009 11:55 AM

You did an awesome job Ben and should be very happy with that race.
I said he'd be top 8 and had Stoner not fallen off on the warm up then it would have been spot on. 7th is one better though so it's all good.
:)

KITCH - Unregistered

November 09, 2009 12:12 PM

So Ben helped his team mate! I thought Colins team mates where supposed to try to beat him and then steal his crew cheif! I think this will be a good pairing until Colin goes back to world supers to kick Toselands **** in that too.

wr86 - Unregistered

November 09, 2009 12:25 PM

I'm feeling quite smug this morning as I called Ben's weekend to the tee - even saying 1 alien would crash and Spies would finish 7th. :D

My only error was saying JT would crash trying to save what's left of his pride. Guess I was wrong.....

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