MotoGP » Seventh 'our potential' right now, says Rossi


'Unfortunately, this is our potential at the moment, and our pace still isn't at the same level as the others, especially in the early laps' - Valentino Rossi

Sort Comments: Oldest | Newest
Filter Comments: All | Registered

The truth hurts. - Unregistered

October 15, 2012 2:20 PM

Benito.
I will repeat again.How can you compare 2 sportsmen during a time period where they never competed against one another?
Its like comparing Rocky Marciano and Mike Tyson.Marciano had the better record but how would he have faired against Tyson?
The only way to compare Stoner with Rossi is to look at how they have performed since they have been in direct competition with each other,ie,2006.And the fact is Stoner has beaten Rossi more times than Rossi has beaten Stoner.You can juggle and twist the stats as much as you like,the result is the same.And lets not forget,more than half of those wins were for Ducati.Even more impressive!

Codger

October 15, 2012 2:37 PM

@ The truth hurts...I have to agree with what you say, bear in mind though that you don't have to keep using Casey's name to make your point. You could use Jorge's performance since he's been there too. You could even compare Stoner with Lorenzo since they've been competing against each other (don't forget to include the lower classes results)

If anyone does have the inclination to give us the list of stats it might make interesting reading.

Codger

October 15, 2012 2:42 PM

@ there there now....you youngsters, sigh. You keep agreeing with posts against Rossi while I big up Jorge for you (see my previous post).

Don't mention it. My pleasure.

btw..your pre-race prediction didn't quite come off...Rossi 4th?...:)

Codger

October 15, 2012 3:49 PM

@ The truth hurts...chestnut? It's more like a coconut. Get's tiresome sometimes. (not you, I like a bit of banter)

@ there there now....right back at ya.
Ooh er! I've got deja vu all over again.

Page 6 of 9
« 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9  »

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.