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July 09, 2015 4:18 AM

MotoGP » Rossi: Lorenzo 'strong', 'careful' with Marquez

Marc may not be a psycho but he is petulant and this only reared its head because he is losing. Everyone seems nice when they are winning, the look on his face and Livio's at the press conference confirms they are not happy and I don't think it is a stretch to say that Marc would attempt to bump Rossi. As for Rossi's WC hopes, he seems very happy with the changes post Barca, it he can consistently get onto even the second row or above sorry under those circumstances (i.e. in the leading group after the first lap) Rossi is more than a chance to win more races, as toe to toe on competitive machinery he can outrace MM and Jorge as he has shown this season, he just needs to be behind them from the start of the race.


June 16, 2015 4:28 AM

MotoGP » Casey Stoner rides RCV road bike

As the Principal of my school once noted "Respect is commanded, not demanded, as soon as start looking for it you are already lost". While Rossi is not perfect I would have to say overall, he whinges infinitely less than Stoner, when the chips are down he mainly blames himself (e.g. I wasn't fast enough today) and even when monumental mistakes were made he did not come in (and this is first hand accounts) chuck a massive nana and have a go at his crew. It is my long held belief that he burnt many bridges both with the Honda and Livio because of this behaviour. Equally not turning up in person to receive FIM Rider of the Year (hmm Ago, Hailwood, Rossi, Doohan etc) was just one example of his utter petulance.


June 27, 2015 4:44 PM

MotoGP » Rossi: Victory crucial for championship hopes

Very simply he had to win this and Jorge was 14 sec back. Will the next race be like this likely not but it stems the flow. Was it just me or was the post race interview intensely awkward. Also I think the love affair between vale and Marc is firmly over as rossi seemed clearly annoyed / perturbed. Rd 9 will be very interesting. Well done valentino did what you had to do.


June 26, 2015 4:12 AM

MotoGP » Fast Rossi favours new chassis, wary of Honda

A bit of rain predicted for Assen on Saturday. As stated previously I think the big wild card this year is rain. Jorge is a scaredy cat in the rain and Rossi is brilliant a few wet races and things get very interesting. Equally, let face it quali and the racing is more volatile this year than just about any season I can think of so many more potentials to podium that prediction is difficult. Having said that if Rossi quals at 5 or above or certainly on the second row or above I think he will win, as he can pressure Marquez, Dani could be interesting and head to head over race distance with Vale up JLo rear tyre the money would be squarely on Rossi.


June 25, 2015 4:54 AM

MotoGP » Rossi: I've got to make a step to challenge Lorenzo

DJfromTJ: ...He knows and experts know that is gonna take more than that, all I see everywhere is he needs to qualify better this and that, when in reality he caught up with Lorenzo in both LeMans and Catalunya and with almost half race left and still didn't do it, don't be mistaken Lorenzo can fight, what you think is gonna happen, that Rossi is gonna start in front, and ride into the sunset? Hope we can find out soon so people will STFU about it already.
Sorry DJ but for anyone who has raced it is clear that the tyres etc take a pounding coming through the pack compared to someone who is leading and simply has to maintain a time. If Rossi is behind Jorge after a couple of laps sorry my money is for Rossi to win and history supports this. Yes Jorge can fight but like Stoner it is not his best suit, whereas Rossi lives for the fight and rises to the occasion. If Marquez stops brain-fading and Rossi is close to Jorge after the first lap this could be an inte


June 25, 2015 5:15 AM

MotoGP » Lorenzo one win from Stoner

The only thing I will say is that Capirossi who never looked close to winning a WC in the premier class before or after was equal leader in 2006 on the Duc before being taken out by at Catalunya scuppering his season. In the last race of that year Bayliss who went in as a wild card did a flag to flag having never raced the bike before. And you think come the following year it was all about Stoner. The fact is the performance advantage meant he did not have to pressure the ordinary handling as much, then once the rest were on equal footing the following year he went backwards. Also I still predict that come 2011 if Stoner had stayed at Ducati he would have not recorded a win as 2011 was the year that Honda pulled out the stops. Don't get me wrong great rider but as people have highlighted a great bike makes you look amazing a poor bike very ordinary as Marquez has demonstrated.


June 15, 2015 5:26 AM
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MotoGP » Valentino Rossi: It was not enough

I think we all agree he needs to extract the digit a bit in qualy. If he is top 5 it simply means he avoids the quagmire at the first turn. What was great about this race is that Rossi now knows that he can match and exceed Jorge's pace and so does Jorge. All he needs is to be closer after the first lap. As many have stated I think it is hard for Rossi not to be hounded by contemplation of retirement if he gets injured and he wants to stick around as per his comments about Biaggi's return to WSBK. Also don't discount Marquez while he had a major brain fade if he was smart he could have just followed Jorge around and then pounced in the dying laps as he surely had the pace. Also my prediction Cal will not have his contract renewed. On a factory backed honda and keeps lunching it, you only really get one chance (unless you are Rossi!).

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