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Toseland to complete `learning curve` season.

James Toseland is desperate to end his maiden MotoGP season on the best note possible as he returns to the familiar Valencia circuit for the final round of the year.

After his star turn in the Australian Grand Prix, an accident at Sepang last weekend has put Toseland's hopes of ending the year inside the top ten overall in jeopardy.

Currently he is classified 11th overall but is now 11 points adrift from Loris Capirossi heading into the season finale around the popular Ricardo Tormo circuit.

On the plus side, Valencia was the scene of one of his eight wins in the World Superbike Championship last season, a fact that is putting Toseland in a positive frame of mind.

“I'm just putting the Malaysia crash behind me and looking forward to the final race of the season at Valencia. I know the Spanish circuit quite well, so I'm going there feeling positive.

"My first MotoGP season has been an amazing learning curve for me and I want to end on a high with a good result in Valencia.”


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tom - Unregistered

October 22, 2008 8:25 AM

I realy think that if James was winning, all you TOTAL experts of immense natural tallented Bike gods, would be saying that Rossi Pedrosa Stoner etc were all over the hill and James is just plane lucky.For Gods sake these same people are slagging off Bradley. Scott and even Eugine Laverty! Total Boll0cks



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