MotoGP » Ben Spies: I’d almost be a pissed off with victory...


“Right now all I can do is worry about me - my bike and my results. Whatever happens, happens" - Ben Spies.

Sort Comments: Oldest | Newest

TalentFan - Unregistered

June 29, 2012 12:31 AM

@ DC I agree and have said also that Ben Spies set the bar so high with his WSBK performance that anything less than a brilliant consistent front-running MotoGP performance would appear to be a failure to deliver. As we Brits would say 'he's made a rod for his own back'. He got the plum Yam Factory ride and while he's been decent, he hasn't shone like people expected him to - but then fans rarely appreciate how tough it is (as you say). The rotten start to the season has made it worse. I don't think that BS is definitely out on his ear, and if the door is still open then he can save himself. But I think it'll take consistent podiums (not wins, cos even Lin Jarvis would concede that beating Lorenzo to take wins is a V big ask I think).

Page 4 of 4
« 1 2 3 4 

Join the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.