Executing the ultimate come-back, Kiwi motocross star Courtney Duncan returned from a big crash in her first FIM Women’s Motocross World Championship (WMX) race to win the second outing at the Fiat Professional MXGP of France this weekend. Racing in front of thousands of energetic and dedicated fans at the Ernée circuit, Duncan continued her […]

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The 2006 MotoGP champion, Nicky Hayden has died from injuries sustained when he was hit by a car while cycling in Italy last Wednesday. Hayden was riding near Rimini when the accident occured. He was subsequently rushed to a local hospital with severe head and chest trauma and several fractures, before being transferred to the […]

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Maverick Vinales claimed his third victory of the 2017 MotoGP season in a thrilling French Grand Prix, passing Valentino Rossi on the last lap before his Yamaha team-mate crashed. Rossi started the final lap in first place, having overtaken long-time leader Vinales with three to go, but made a mistake at Turn 8 to relinquish […]

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Nicky Hayden, the 2006 MotoGP world champion, suffered severe brain damage as the result of his bicycle accident, a medical statement issued on Thursday confirmed. The American remains hospitalised in the Intensive Care unit in the Bufalini hospital in Cesena in Italy after being hit by a car while riding with friends on Wednesday. In […]

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Former MotoGP champion and current Honda World Superbike factory rider Nicky Hayden is in a serious condition, having sustained injuries in a road accident while cycling in Italy. Hayden, 35, was riding with friends on a road close to Rimini on Wednesday when a road car collided with his bicycle, the American ending up on […]

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Dani Pedrosa claimed his first victory of the 2017 MotoGP season, leading Honda team-mate Marc Marquez home in the Spanish Grand Prix. The Spaniard led from start to finish to win for the first time since last September’s race at Misano, while Jorge Lorenzo recorded his maiden podium with Ducati and championship leader Valentino Rossi […]

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Marc Marquez claimed a fifth successive MotoGP victory at Austin, as Maverick Vinales crashed out early on and Valentino Rossi took the championship lead. Dani Pedrosa commanded the early stages after a lightning getaway from fourth on the grid, with his Honda team-mate Marquez slotting into second ahead of the two factory Yamahas of Rossi […]

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Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez maintained his perfect qualifying record at Austin after a thrilling shootout with points leader Maverick Vinales. Marquez and Vinales were in a league of their own, the former narrowly prevailing after the chequered flag with a 2m02.741s effort. This means Marquez remains unbeaten in qualifying at the circuit, the Honda […]

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Maverick Vinales scored a second successive MotoGP victory in Argentina, taking advantage of a crash for early leader Marc Marquez to win by three seconds from Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi. Poleman Marquez established a cushion of more than two seconds as he led the first three laps for Honda. But his charge came to an […]

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