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Takaaki Nakagami says he has "no serious injury" after his controversial Turn 1 crash involving Alex Rins and Francesco Bagnaia at the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix.
Pramac’s Johann Zarco says Takaaki Nakagami “lost all his credit” with the riders who backed him after his Mugello clash with Alex Rins following his Barcelona MotoGP collision with Rins.
Yamaha’s Fabio Quartararo admits he was “not expecting” to be as fast as dominant as he was in the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix and was “expecting more of a fight”.
Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia says he “can’t understand” why Takaaki Nakagami ended up triggering the multi-rider crash at the start of the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix that took both out.
Yamaha’s Franco Morbidelli says the stewards’ decision on the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix Turn 1 crash was only good for the show and not the riders.
Alex Rins has blasted MotoGP’s race stewards as being not good enough and has called for change following a Turn 1 collision with Takaaki Nakagami in the Catalan Grand Prix.
Aleix Espargaro says his last-lap MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix blunder was down to him being led astray by the Barcelona circuit’s lap counter and the placement of his pit board.
Yamaha’s Fabio Quartararo dominated the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix as nearest title rival Aleix Espargaro threw away a podium by miscounting the number of laps remaining.
Francesco Bagnaia feels polesitter Aleix Espargaro remains favourite for victory at the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix but expects all riders to suffer in a “race of survival” over tyre management.
Aleix Espargaro says he didn’t enjoy taking extra risks to secure pole position for the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix despite setting a new lap record in Barcelona.
Aleix Espargaro converted his scotching practice pace into pole position for the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix with a new circuit lap record to see off Francesco Bagnaia’s late charge.
Aprilia’s Aleix Espargaro continued his stranglehold of the timesheets at the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix after setting a new lap record to top FP3.
Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia says he was “shocked” initially when he followed the Aprilia in MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix practice on Friday and believes it could be “hard to beat”.
Reigning world champion Fabio Quartararo admits he is “worried” because he is “super slow” at the Barcelona circuit following Friday’s MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix practice.
Aleix Espargaro led an Aprilia 1-2 at the end of second practice for the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix after dominating the session by 0.303 seconds.
Six-time MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez’s “complex” operation on his right arm has been deemed a success by his surgeon.
HRC has taken the decision to transfer the new parts it brought to Mugello for Marc Marquez to Takaaki Nakagami, leaving aside Honda factory rider Pol Espargaro.
Ducati’s factory MotoGP line-up vacancy is yet to be resolved ahead of the Catalan Grand Prix, as both Enea Bastianini and Jorge Martin claim to still be in the dark.
MotoGP world champion Fabio Quartararo says it was “not an easy decision” to sign a new contract with Yamaha after his 2023-24 deal was announced on Thursday.
Reigning MotoGP world champion Fabio Quartararo has re-signed for Yamaha on a new two-year deal that will take him to the end of 2024.
The ninth round of the 2022 MotoGP World Championship is the Catalan Grand Prix in Barcelona. Here is the full timetable and TV schedule.
Marc Marquez's announcement that he will be going for more surgery on his right arm was the main talking point from the MotoGP Italian Grand Prix.
Yamaha has ruled out a move to MotoGP for World Superbike star Toprak Razgatlioglu in 2023 following the marque's split with satellite partner RNF Racing for next year.
Joan Mir admits the “harmony” within the Suzuki MotoGP team has changed in the wake of the Japanese marque’s decision to quit the series at the end of 2022.
OPINION: Marc Marquez will likely sit out the remainder of the 2022 MotoGP season to undergo a fourth major operation on the right arm he badly broke in 2020. It is hoped it will return him to his brilliant best after a tough start to the season without a podium to his name. But it’s the human victory that will far outweigh any future on-track success he may go on to have
Aprilia’s Aleix Espargaro says his “dream” of fighting for MotoGP Italian Grand Prix victory was derailed because he “lost 15 laps” trying to overtake Valentino Rossi’s riders.
Alex Rins says Takaaki Nakagami is "one of the most dangerous" riders in MotoGP after a clash in the Italian Grand Prix took the Suzuki rider out of the race.
Marc Marquez admits he wouldn’t have taken part in the MotoGP Italian Grand Prix had news of his fourth arm operation come earlier than it did.
Despite his Italian Grand Prix win on Sunday, Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia says he has “to be more like a machine” to win the 2022 MotoGP title because of recent errors.
Yamaha’s Fabio Quartararo says he had “nothing to lose” in Sunday’s MotoGP Italian Grand Prix to take a “precious 20 points” in second to extend his championship lead.
Francesco Bagnaia beat title rival Fabio Quartararo to claim a home MotoGP Italian Grand Prix win for Ducati, as Marc Marquez made his last start for the foreseeable future.
Reigning MotoGP world champion Fabio Quartararo has criticised the decision to allow Italian Grand Prix qualifying to go ahead when it did as “conditions were really dangerous”.
Gresini rookie Fabio Di Giannantonio says achieving an “incredible” maiden MotoGP pole position on Saturday at the Italian Grand Prix was “one of my dreams”.
Marc Marquez admits his “nightmare” scenario of having to likely miss the rest of the 2022 MotoGP season to have a fourth operation on his arm is his only option.
Six-time MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez will have a fourth operation on his right arm following the Italian Grand Prix and is likely to miss the rest of the season.
Gresini rookie Fabio Di Giannantonio took a shock maiden MotoGP pole in a rain-hit Italian Grand Prix qualifying which was red-flagged after a fiery Marc Marquez crash in Q2.
Yamaha MotoGP team boss Lin Jarvis admits the timing of RNF Racing’s announcement to ditch the Japanese marque in favour of Aprilia for 2023 came as a surprise.
MotoGP has officially retired nine-time grand prix motorcycle world champion Valentino Rossi’s #46 at a ceremony on Saturday at the Italian Grand Prix.
OPINION: MotoGP will retire Valentino Rossi’s famous #46 from competition in a ceremony on Saturday ahead of the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello, a track where 'The Doctor' enjoyed phenomenal success. While it will draw the attention of Rossi fans, it’s a tribute that ultimately does a disservice to the series’ ultimate star
Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia topped a tense third practice for the MotoGP Italian Grand Prix despite a crash, as Marc Marquez was only 21st.
Aprilia's Aleix Espargaro ended the opening day of running at the 2022 MotoGP Italian Grand Prix fastest of all.
Andrea Dovizioso says the recently announced tie-up between RNF Racing and Aprilia in MotoGP “doesn’t change anything” for him, as he “doesn’t have any plans for the future”.
Marc Marquez admits he “needs to take some risks” on Fridays on MotoGP race weekends to try and improve the troubled Honda bike.
Three-time MotoGP race winner Miguel Oliveira says KTM has “offered” him a demotion from its factory squad back to Tech3 for 2023, which he admits is “not my dream place”.
Championship leader Fabio Quartararo admits he is currently “opposite” at Mugello after Friday’s MotoGP Italian Grand Prix practice to how he was when he won at the track in 2021.
Aprilia’s Aleix Espargaro snatched top spot from Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia in a red-flagged FP2 for the MotoGP Italian Grand Prix.
Honda’s Pol Espargaro says any potential manufacturers wanting to race in MotoGP “must be brave with a lot of money” due to the current technical regulations.
LCR Honda’s Takaaki Nakagami dominated opening practice for the MotoGP Italian Grand Prix as many teams debuted upgraded motorcycles.
RNF and Aprilia have finalising a deal that will see the Malaysian outfit become the Noale-based brand's satellite MotoGP team from next year.
The 2022 MotoGP season continues this weekend with the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello. Here are the full session and TV times.
Alex Rins says Suzuki’s shock decision to quit MotoGP is “not easy” on rival teams as it has put two big-name riders onto an already volatile 2023 market.
Aleix Espargaro says he was “happy” to leave MotoGP at the end of 2022 had he not been able to come to terms with Aprilia over a new contract.
Aprilia has signed Aleix Espargaro and Maverick Vinales to new contracts for the 2023 MotoGP season.