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Weekend Motorsport round-up

5 May 2009

Formula One may have had a weekend off preparing for the Spanish Grand Prix, but it was still a busy weekend of motorsport action – with MotoGP the headline act as it made its annual trip to Spain.

Valentino Rossi took victory at Jerez while there was success for Bradley Smith for the first time, while also on two-wheels, Leon Camier took a double win in the British Superbike Championship at Oulton Park.

On four-wheels, Ireland were crowned World Champions in A1GP after a double win at Brands Hatch, while Chevrolet took its first wins of the WTCC season on the new street circuit in Marrakech.

Follow the links below for Crash.net's reports from all the weekend's action…

MotoGP – Spain:

Valentino Rossi fights back with Jerez victory
250: Aoyama wins Jerez thriller
125: Bradley Smith wins Spanish Grand Prix

World Touring Car Championship – Morocco:

Larini takes maiden WTCC win
Huff wins Marrakech opener

British Superbikes – Oulton Park:

Camier claims Oulton double
Camier cruises to Oulton opener
BSS: Cooper wins chaotic Supersport race

A1GP – Brands Hatch:

Carroll doubles up as Ireland crowned
Ireland moves closer to title

NASCAR – Richmond:

Happy Birthday: Kyle sweeps Richmond
NWS: Busch fends off Edwards for Richmond win

British F3 – Silverstone:

Ricciardo back on top at Silverstone
Van der Zande wins on British F3 debut

FIA GT – Silverstone:

K plus K wins Tourist Trophy

Renault World Series – Barcelona:

Walker revives hopes with Spa win
Martinez claims third straight win

Grand-Am – New Jersey:

Krohn creates upset in soaking New Jersey

V8 Supercar – Winton:

Lowndes wins again in Winton
Lowndes wins Winton opener