MotoGP Race Reports

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.

07/04/2004 - 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.

06/26/2004 - 00:00

Sebastian Porto took his second victory of the 2004 campaign - and the third of his career - in today's 250cc Dutch TT, which he started from pole position.

06/26/2004 - 00:00

Jorge Lorenzo emerged victorious from a heart-stopping 125cc Dutch TT, which saw four riders exchanging paintwork and the lead several times on the last lap during an intense battle for victory.

06/13/2004 - 00:00

Unlike the MotoGP and 250s, there was a dose of local joy in the 125cc Catalan Grand Prix as Valencian youngster Hector Barber? took his first victory of the season after a sensational fight-back from 23rd place.

06/13/2004 - 00:00

Valentino Rossi followed up the ecstasy of home glory at Mugello last week with a second consecutive victory in the backyard of MotoGP world championship leader Sete Gibernau, after an intense 25-lap battle with the Spanish rider in today's Catalan Grand Prix.

06/13/2004 - 00:00

As well as MotoGP, there was an equally intense head-to-head in the 250cc Catalan Grand Prix and, unfortunately for the home crowd, fortune also swayed away from their local favourite.

06/06/2004 - 00:00

Valentino Rossi has won an incident packed Italian Grand Prix; The Doctor emerging victorious from a six lap dash to the flag after the original thriller had been red flagged due to rain.

06/06/2004 - 00:00

Sebasti?n Porto took his first win of the season and the second of his career in today's 250cc Italian Grand Prix, completing a near perfect weekend that saw him also claim pole position and the fastest lap of the race.

06/06/2004 - 00:00

Roberto Locatelli took an emotional home victory in the 125cc Italian Grand Prix standing atop of the podium for the first time since his championship winning performance at Motegi in 2000.

05/16/2004 - 00:00

Sete Gibernau won a Spanish dominated French Grand Prix at Le Mans this afternoon, the Telefonica Honda rider overtaking countryman Carlos Checa at the halfway stage and leaving the Yamaha rider to face a fearsome attack from Max Biaggi and Valentino Rossi.

05/16/2004 - 00:00

Dani Pedrosa took his second victory of the season at today's French Grand Prix, after leading from the first corner and storming home by a clear gap of 7.711secs over local favourite Randy De Puniet.

05/16/2004 - 00:00

Andrea Dovizioso extended his lead in the 125cc world championship with his second win from the first three races at today's French Grand Prix, at Le Mans.

05/02/2004 - 00:00

Roberto Rolfo rode faultlessly to take his first victory of the season in today's wet 250cc Spanish Grand Prix.

05/02/2004 - 00:00

Marco Simoncelli clinched his maiden Grand Prix victory in today's wet 125cc Spanish Grand Prix, a race that had been dominated by KTM's Casey Stoner.

05/02/2004 - 00:00

Sete Gibernau has won a wet Spanish Grand Prix after a perfect ride in treacherous conditions saw the Telefonica Honda rider absorb race long pressure from Max Biaggi, to take his first victory of the season.

04/18/2004 - 00:00

It was the most anticipated race in modern motorcycling history and it didn't disappoint: Today at Welkom, Valentino Rossi won a fantastic season-opening Africa's Grand Prix after battling Max Biaggi from start to finish to end Honda's ten race win streak on his Yamaha debut.

04/18/2004 - 00:00

Dani Pedrosa became the youngest ever winner of a 250cc race in his debut quarter-litre appearance this afternoon in South Africa, the youngster winning a thrilling tussle with Randy De Puniet that was decided only at the final turn.

04/18/2004 - 00:00

Dani Pedrosa's factory replacement at Honda in the 125cc class, Andrea Dovizioso, repeated the Spaniard's victory from one year ago at Welkom to clinch the first maximum points haul of his career.

11/02/2003 - 00:00

Valentino Rossi finished the 2003 season exactly as it began it - with victory. The Italian, riding in what is expected to have been his Honda farewell, claimed his ninth win of the year today at Valencia after absorbing pressure from Sete Gibernau for 25 of the 30 laps, whereupon he raised himself to a record breaking pace which the Catalan couldn't follow.