Pedrosa Undergoes Surgery Again, Likely to Miss Third Race

Dani Pedrosa’s recovery from his previous crash with Marco Simoncelli isn’t progressing as quick as the Spanish rider hoped – it turns out he needs more surgery to repair the broken collarbone that he suffered during the collision. Doctors found that a small fragment of bone has moved out of place after the first surgery. […]

No Joy for Lorenzo and Spies in Silverstone

The Grand Prix of Great Britain at the Silverstone circuit came to a premature end today for both Yamaha Factory riders in a race played out under treacherous weather conditions. World Champion Jorge Lorenzo and team mate Ben Spies spent the weekend building a good race set up, qualifying strongly in the dry yesterday to […]

2011 World Superbike Championship Misano Results

Checa Extends Lead Over Biaggi in World Superbike Ducati rider Carlos Checa was able to pick up his eighth win of the World Superbike season and complete a weekend sweep by besting rival Max Biaggi in two races at the Misano Adriatico Circuit in Italy. Checa had the advantage going into Sunday’s race, as he […]

Successful Qualifying in Silverstone for Lorenzo and Spies

Today’s qualifying session for tomorrow’s Silverstone GP came to a successful conclusion for both Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies this afternoon. The second day of the British round of the World Championship was graced with sunshine, allowing the riders to finalise a good dry set up. The Yamaha Factory Racing riders were quick from the […]

Silverstone Grand Prix Practice Hampered by Rain

Yamaha Factory Racing riders Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies experienced the famed English weather today as they took to the Silverstone circuit for the Grand Prix of Great Britain’s first day of practice. The day started well with the morning’s session run on a dry track but the rain soon made an appearance, making all […]