MotoGP Race Reports

10/10/2004 - 00:00

Valentino Rossi has put one hand on the 2004 MotoGP world championship after overcoming the challenge of Honda riders Alex Barros and Max Biaggi to win today's Malaysian Grand Prix - and take a commanding 30-point world championship lead with just two rounds to go.

10/10/2004 - 00:00

Andrea Dovizioso has become the fourth youngest World Champion in history thanks to a second place finish in today's 125cc Malaysian Grand Prix - a race won by Casey Stoner.

10/02/2004 - 00:00

Sete Gibernau has led a Telefonica Honda one-two in a dramatic first ever Qatar Grand Prix, which also saw Ruben Xaus take his first ever MotoGP podium and world championship leader Valentino Rossi crash out after a determined charge from the back of the grid.

10/02/2004 - 00:00

Sebasti?n Porto completed a perfect weekend in the 250cc class, by taking an authoritative victory at Qatar after dominating every single practice and qualifying session.

10/02/2004 - 00:00

The opening race of the day and the first ever Grand Prix in Qatar saw the closest ever finish in the history of the sport, with Jorge Lorenzo taking 125cc victory by less than a thousandth of a second over Andrea Dovizioso.

09/19/2004 - 00:00

A dramatic day in the sunshine confirmed the arrival of a new MotoGP star and further proof that Valentino Rossi is on course to bring the World title to Yamaha after an 11-year wait.

09/19/2004 - 00:00

Telfonica Movistar Honda Spanish young gun Dani Pedrosa took victory at Motegi after a race long battle with Toni Elias.

09/19/2004 - 00:00

Championship leader Andrea Dovizioso took victory in a red-flag interupted 125cc race at the Japanese Grand Prix.

09/05/2004 - 00:00

125cc championship leader Andrea Dovizioso saw his Portuguese Grand Prix hopes disappear when he suffered a rear tyre puncture in today's race, and was unable to reach the finish after running out of air on the tenth lap.

09/05/2004 - 00:00

Valentino Rossi has extended his world championship lead from 17 to 29-points over Sete Gibernau after delivering a faultless ride in today's Portuguese Grand Prix - an event which saw Makoto Tamada, rather than Gibernau or Max Biaggi, prove the Italian's nearest rival.

09/05/2004 - 00:00

Toni El?as returned to the top step of the podium for the first time since last October with a determined ride which saw off a strong challenge from Sebastian Porto in today's 250cc Portuguese Grand Prix.

08/22/2004 - 00:00

Sete Gibernau has halted title rivals Valentino Rossi and Max Biaggi's recent MotoGP win domination by beating the two Italians in a tense race long battle at the Czech Republic Grand Prix - to claim his first victory since Le Mans in mid-May.

08/22/2004 - 00:00

Sebastian Porto won a controversial 250cc Czech Republic Grand Prix at Brno today after several calls to stop the race due to rain were ignored by both race direction and many riders.

08/22/2004 - 00:00

Jorge Lorenzo took another breathtaking victory in the 125cc class at the Czech Republic today, with a last-lap charge which seems to have become his speciality.

07/25/2004 - 00:00

Andrea Dovizioso took a clear and dominant victory in today's 125cc British Grand Prix, to consolidate his world championship lead.

07/25/2004 - 00:00

Valentino Rossi has taken a commanding victory in the British Grand Prix, the Italian leading almost the entire event - but being shadowed by Colin Edwards, who went on to take second place and with it his first ever MotoGP podium.

07/25/2004 - 00:00

Dani Pedrosa extended his lead at the top of the 250cc world championship with another stunning display today at Donington Park, which simply destroyed the rest of the quarter-litre field.

07/18/2004 - 00:00

Roberto Locatelli demonstrated that his 125cc world championship challenge is far from over today in Germany, as he claimed his second victory of the season.

07/18/2004 - 00:00

Dani Pedrosa strengthened his grip on the 250cc world championship with the third win of his rookie season in a dominant performance today at the Sachsenring.

07/18/2004 - 00:00

Max Biaggi rode a near perfect German Grand Prix to take his first victory of the season and close to within 1 point of new world championship leader Valentino Rossi.

07/04/2004 - 00:00

Manuel Poggiali broke the front fairing of his Aprilia as he smashed his first down in delight after clinching his first win of the season in the 250cc Rio Grand Prix.

07/04/2004 - 00:00

The Valentino Rossi/Sete Gibernau stranglehold on MotoGP 2004 ended in dramatic fashion at Rio today, when Makoto Tamada took his first ever GP victory after a thrilling seventh event of the season - which saw both championship leaders crash out and Bridgestone break Michelin's domination of the premier-class.

07/04/2004 - 00:00

Hector Barber? won a typically combative and exciting 125cc Rio Grand Prix to the delight of the watching Brazilian football star Roberto Carlos, a major collaborator in the Seedorf Racing team.

06/26/2004 - 00:00

Valentino Rossi has taken his third 2004 victory in a row after winning a nail biting lights to flag duel with Sete Gibernau, which was only decided after contact between them a few corners from the finish.