This is the third time I’ve tried to write this piece - I’m desperate to say something after the wonderful effect of my article on mental health and running last year, but every time I try, it feels forced and artificial. I feel like something of a fraud even writing
October 28, 2017 Dirck Edge Dani Pedrosa (Honda) took pole position for tomorrow’s Sepang race during qualifying earlier today. The other two riders on the front row tomorrow will be Johann Zarco (Yamaha) and Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati). Championship points leader Marc Marquez (Honda) could only manage the 7th quickest time
October 22, 2017 Dirck Edge Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki), having already secured this year’s WSB title, took another double win at Jerez this weekend. In the process, Kawasaki has secured the Manufacturer’s championship for 2017, as well. In Race 1, Marco Melandri (Ducati) was leading with four laps remaining when he
October 22, 2017 Dirck Edge Marc Marquez (Honda) won at Phillip Island earlier today and, perhaps, more importantly took a nearly insurmountable lead over Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso in the championship with just two races remaining. Dovizioso had a miserable day at Phillip Island, eventually finishing way back in 13th place.
Race The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team highlighted their recent progress, following on from their double rostrum in Magny-Cours, as both riders were once again in the podium mix during a restarted Race 1 on Saturday at Jerez, the penultimate round of the FIM 2017 Superbike World Championship. Alex Lowes started
Race 1 at Jerez was won by the World Champion after a late technical issue for provisional leader Melandri, with Davies and Sykes also on the podium Saturday’s racing at the Pirelli Spanish Round saw Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) register his first victory as the recently crowned 2017 MOTUL FIM