Articles tagged Stoner

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Marco Simoncelli, 1987-2011

Marco Simoncelli wasn’t your average 21st century MotoGP rider. He was a throwback to the old days: scruffy and wild, always determined to barge his way to the front, never mind who was in front of him. The tall, ambling Italian approached his sport with a gladiatorial swagger, convinced that it’s as much about the battle as it is about the lap time. “The fight is the most beautiful thing about...

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Mat Oxley

Advance Australia I've recently been visiting a few Aussie bike racing legends Down Under Mick Doohan, Casey Stoner Wayne Gardner and Jack Ahearn. This part of the world has always punched above its weight in motorcycle racing. During the past 25 years the country has produced three World Champions in the premier category (Doohan, Stoner and Gardner), the same number as Italy and Spain combined (...

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Top tweets

@matoxley So Pons says he crashed after getting rammed: “I noticed a strong blow to the back and have flown away...” Thanks, Google Translate. @PaulPunter Stopped by French customs this morning. Anything to declare? Yes, 150 Niki Lauda autographs to be FedExed to Alastair Caldwell #confusedlook @Andrew_Frankel What’s the most evocative race track name ever - I’ll open the bidding with Solitude...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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