MOTOGP

Lorenzo dominates to take second Ducati win
MotoGP - Catalunya Grand Prix

Lorenzo dominates to take second Ducati win

Ducati rider Jorge Lorenzo scored his second consecutive MotoGP win, converting pole position at Barcelona into a dominant triumph after a short battle with Marc Marquez.

Lorenzo on pole for Ducati at home Catalunya MotoGP

Lorenzo on pole for Ducati at home Catalunya MotoGP

Jorge Lorenzo claimed his first MotoGP pole position for Ducati in qualifying for the Catalan Grand Prix in Barcelona.

Jorge Lorenzo wins in Italy while Marquez fails to score

Jorge Lorenzo wins in Italy while Marquez fails to score

Spain's Jorge Lorenzo led a Ducati one-two in the Italian team's home grand prix at the Mugello circuit on Sunday while MotoGP leader Marc Marquez crashed and failed to score.

Rossi claims first pole since 2016

Rossi claims first pole since 2016

Valentino Rossi scored his first MotoGP pole position since 2016 at the end of a scintillating qualifying session at Mugello, beating Jorge Lorenzo by less than half a tenth.

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Lorenzo on pole for Ducati at home Catalunya MotoGP
MotoGP - Catalunya Grand Prix - Qualifying

Lorenzo on pole for Ducati at home Catalunya MotoGP

Jorge Lorenzo claimed his first MotoGP pole position for Ducati in qualifying for the Catalan Grand Prix in Barcelona.

Jorge Lorenzo wins in Italy while Marquez fails to score
MotoGP - Italian Grand Prix

Jorge Lorenzo wins in Italy while Marquez fails to score

Spain's Jorge Lorenzo led a Ducati one-two in the Italian team's home grand prix at the Mugello circuit on Sunday while MotoGP leader Marc Marquez crashed and failed to score.

Rossi claims first pole since 2016
MotoGP - Italian Grand Prix - Qualifying

Rossi claims first pole since 2016

Valentino Rossi scored his first MotoGP pole position since 2016 at the end of a scintillating qualifying session at Mugello, beating Jorge Lorenzo by less than half a tenth.

Marc Marquez wins as rivals crash out
MOTOGP French Grand Prix

Marc Marquez wins as rivals crash out

Marc Marquez extended his MotoGP points lead with victory in the French Grand Prix at Le Mans, helped by crashes for Andrea Dovizioso and Johann Zarco.

Johann Zarco beats Marc Marquez to grab Le Mans pole
MOTOGP French Grand Prix

Johann Zarco beats Marc Marquez to grab Le Mans pole

Tech3 Yamaha rider Johann Zarco will start his home MotoGP race in France from pole after beating Marc Marquez in a frenetic qualifying session at Le Mans.

Marc Marquez wins in Spain and takes MotoGP lead
MOTOGP - Spanish GP

Marc Marquez wins in Spain and takes MotoGP lead

Marc Marquez won his home Spanish Grand Prix and took the overall MotoGP lead on Sunday after the reigning champion's main rivals collided spectacularly.

Crutchlow blasts to Spanish GP pole
MOTOGP - Spanish GP - Qualifying

Crutchlow blasts to Spanish GP pole

Cal Crutchlow broke MotoGP's Jerez track record to take pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix ahead of Dani Pedrosa and Johann Zarco.

Marquez wins in Texas for sixth year in a row
MotoGP Americas Grand Prix

Marquez wins in Texas for sixth year in a row

Honda's reigning MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won the Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin for the sixth year in a row on Sunday to take his first victory of the season in dominant fashion.

Marquez penalised for Vinales qualifying block
MotoGP Americas Grand Prix - Qualifying

Marquez penalised for Vinales qualifying block

Honda's Marc Marquez will start Sunday's MotoGP race at Austin from fourth on the grid after a penalty for blocking Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales in qualifying.

Marquez claims controversial Austin pole
MotoGP Americas Grand Prix - Qualifying

Marquez claims controversial Austin pole

Marc Marquez provisionally continued his unbroken run of MotoGP pole positions at the Circuit of the Americas, but is under investigation for baulking closest rival Maverick Vinales.

Cal Crutchlow wins in Argentina to lead MotoGP championship
MOTOGP Argentinian Grand Prix

Cal Crutchlow wins in Argentina to lead MotoGP championship

Cal Crutchlow triumphed in a crazy MotoGP race in Argentina, which featured a bizarre start delay and a collision between rivals Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi.

Miller nabs maiden pole on slicks in Argentina
MOTOGP Argentinian Grand Prix - Qualifying

Miller nabs maiden pole on slicks in Argentina

Australian Jack Miller shocks on slicks over rain-soaked qualifying course at Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo…

Blistering Marquez unstoppable at Termas de Rio Hondo
MOTOGP Argentinian Grand Prix - FP2

Blistering Marquez unstoppable at Termas de Rio Hondo

Marc Marquez topped the second MotoGP practice session in mixed conditions at Termas de Rio Hondo, as championship leader Andrea Dovizioso ended up last.

Andrea Dovizioso fends off Marc Marquez to win in Qatar
MOTOGP Qatar Grand Prix

Andrea Dovizioso fends off Marc Marquez to win in Qatar

Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso took victory in a closely-fought first MotoGP race of the 2018 season in Qatar, beating reigning champion Marc Marquez's Honda by just 0.027 seconds.

Zarco snatches pole with qualifying record
MOTOGP Qatar Grand Prix - Qualifying

Zarco snatches pole with qualifying record

Tech3 Yamaha's Johann Zarco took pole position for the opening round of the 2018 MotoGP season at Qatar, establishing a new lap record by almost a quarter of a second.

Zarco tops final practice, Vinales to contest Q1
MOTOGP Qatar Grand Prix - FP3

Zarco tops final practice, Vinales to contest Q1

Tech3 Yamaha rider Johann Zarco set the pace in a largely meaningless third practice session for the MotoGP season opener in Qatar, while Valentino Rossi crashed.

Andrea Dovizioso doubles up with fastest time in FP2
MOTOGP Qatar Grand Prix - FP2

Andrea Dovizioso doubles up with fastest time in FP2

Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso completed a clean sweep of fastest times in Friday practice ahead of the 2018 MotoGP season opener in Qatar, narrowly beating Danilo Petrucci in FP2.

Andrea Dovizioso edges Valentino Rossi in first practice of 2018
MOTOGP Qatar Grand Prix - FP1

Andrea Dovizioso edges Valentino Rossi in first practice of 2018

Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso set the pace in the opening practice session of the 2018 MotoGP season in Qatar, beating Valentino Rossi by just 0.061 seconds.

Rossi agrees two-year Yamaha extension
Yamaha news

Rossi agrees two-year Yamaha extension

Valentino Rossi will remain in MotoGP until at least the end of 2020 after signing a two-year contract extension with the factory Yamaha team.

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DRIVERS STANDINGS
CONSTRUCTORS STANDINGS
  Pos Driver Pts

1

Marc MARQUEZ

95

2

Valentino ROSSI

72

3

Maverick VINALES

67

4

Andrea DOVIZIOSO

66

5

Johann ZARCO

64

6

Danilo PETRUCCI

63

7

Andrea IANNONE

60

8

Cal CRUTCHLOW

56

9

Jack MILLER

49

10

Jorge LORENZO

41

CONSTRUCTORS STANDINGS
  Pos Team Pts

1

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP

139

2

Repsol Honda Team

124

3

Ducati Team

107

4

Team SUZUKI ECSTAR

93

5

Monster Yamaha Tech 3

81

6

EG 0,0 Marc VDS

76

7

Pramac Racing

68

8

LCR Honda

56

9

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing

28

10

Aspar MotoGP Team

21

MOTOGP 2018 CALENDAR
  Round Grand Prix Date Winner

  1

Commercial Bank Grand Prix of Qatar

16.03 - 18.03

Andrea DOVIZIOSO

  2

Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina

06.04 - 08.04

Cal Crutchlow

  3

Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas

20.04 - 22.04

Marc MARQUEZ

  4

Gran Premio Red Bull de Espana

05.04 - 07.06

Marc MARQUEZ

  5

Grand Prix de France

18.05 - 20.05

Marc MARQUEZ

  6

Gran Premio d'Italia

01.06 - 03.06

Jorge Lorenzo

  7

Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya

15.06 - 17.06

  8

Motul TT Assen

29.06 - 01.07

  9

GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland

13.07 - 15.07

  10

Grand Prix Ceske republiky

03.08 - 05.08

  11

Motorrad Grand Prix von Osterreich

10.08 - 12.08

  12

Octo British Grand Prix

24.08 - 26.08

  13

Gran Premio di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini

07.09 - 09.09

  14

Gran Premio Movistar de Aragon

21.09 - 23.09

  15

PTT Thailand Grand Prix

05.10 - 07.10

  16

Motul Grand Prix of Japan

19.10 - 21.10

  17

Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

26.10 - 28.10

  18

Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix

02.11 - 04.11

  19

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

16.11 - 18.11