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British MotoGP: Penalty points for injured Marquez

'His subsequent crash at the same point as the previous accident seriously endangered the rider being attended and the marshals in the accident zone.

'This is an infringement of Article 1.22.2 of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix Regulations.

'A Race Direction hearing was held at Silverstone on 1st September 2013 and the decision of the Race Direction is to impose two penalty points on the 2013 season total of the MotoGP rider number 93 Marc Marquez.

'No appeal has been lodged. The decision of the Race Direction is final.'

Race Direction can sanction a rider with between 1 and 10 Penalty Points. Points accumulate during the season with punishments given if 4 points (back of grid start), 7 points (pit lane start) and 10 points (disqualification) are reached.



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