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Stoner: MotoGP lacking "next level" with Marquez absent

Marc Marquez's stint on the sidelines has left MotoGP lacking its "next level", according to world champion Casey Stoner.

Stoner: Honda's "young gun" didn't want me around

Retired MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner has suggested that Marc Marquez “squeezed” him out of his test role with Honda in 2015 as he “didn’t want me around”.

When Stoner denied Honda the ultimate 'dream team'

On this day in 2012, Casey Stoner dropped the bombshell that he would be retiring at the end of the season. On that Thursday afternoon in France, the double MotoGP world champion shattered Honda's hopes of assembling the ultimate dream team for 2013.

Stoner details fresh chronic fatigue struggle

Casey Stoner has opened up on a fresh battle with chronic fatigue that has left him unable to stay fit enough to do any meaningful riding.

Zarco: KTM situation "like the Stoner times" at Ducati

Pol Espargaro's current superior form to his fellow KTM MotoGP riders is reminiscent of Ducati's Casey Stoner era, according to Espargaro's works teammate Johann Zarco.

Marquez prefers Bradl over Stoner for Honda test role

MotoGP champion Marc Marquez says he would prefer Honda to keep its current test rider Stefan Bradl rather than pursue Casey Stoner following the Aussie's exit from Ducati.

Why Ducati must change to achieve MotoGP greatness Prime

Why Ducati must change to achieve MotoGP greatness

Jorge Lorenzo will leave Ducati this year with his tenure at the Italian manufacturer marked by acrimony, echoing Casey Stoner's exit in 2010. Here's why Ducati needs to alter its approach to get the best from its stars.

Stoner questions MotoGP role: "Ducati doesn't use my feedback"

Two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner says he is unlikely to continue in his current test role with Ducati because the manufacturer doesn't use his feedback.

Stoner set to give up Ducati test role after 2018

Two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner will not renew his Ducati test rider contract beyond 2018, has learned.

Gallery: All Brno MotoGP winners since 2002

All winners of the Czech GP since 2002, the year the Premier class of grand prix motorcycle racing was renamed as MotoGP.

Gallery: All Sachsenring MotoGP winners since 2002

Marc Marquez has an unbeaten record at Sachsenring, but who else has won the German GP since the Premier class of grand prix motorcycle racing was rebranded as MotoGP?

Gallery: All French MotoGP race winners

We've compiled a list of all French Grand Prix winners since the inception of the current-spec MotoGP world championship in 2002.

Gallery: All Jerez MotoGP winners

Valentino Rossi is the most successful rider at Jerez, while Marc Marquez has won only once at his home venue. Here's a full list of Spanish GP winners since the grand prix motorcycle championship was rebranded into MotoGP in 2002.

Stoner: MotoGP's level hasn't risen since my day

In part two of's exclusive interview with Casey Stoner, the two-time MotoGP champion explains why he feels the level at the top of the championship hasn't advanced much since his heyday.

Stoner: I expected more from Lorenzo in 2017

In the first segment of a two-part exclusive interview, two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner reveals his thoughts on Ducati's progress last season - and a sub-par season for Jorge Lorenzo.

Stoner says 2018 Ducati has "no negatives"

Casey Stoner says Ducati's 2018 MotoGP bike has "no negatives" after testing it at Sepang this week.

Ducati calls up Stoner for first test of 2018

Two-time MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner will return to action when he tests for Ducati at the Sepang circuit later this month.

Lorenzo less "instinctive" than Stoner, says crew chief

Three-time MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo is a less "instinctive" rider than Casey Stoner, according to his Ducati crew chief Cristian Gabarrini.

Gallery: All MotoGP world champions since 2002 has compiled a list of all MotoGP champions since the current form of Premier class took shape in 2002.

Stoner: I could have beaten Marquez in straight fight

Casey Stoner believes he would have been able to beat Marc Marquez in a straight fight, had he not chosen to retire from MotoGP before the Spaniard made his debut.

Stoner returns to MotoGP test action at Valencia

Two-time premier class champion Casey Stoner returned to MotoGP test action for the first time since May on Monday at Valencia.

Gallery: First half of MotoGP 2017 season in photos

Relive the first half of the 2017 MotoGP season with our selection of 100 photos.

"Stoner could have won as many titles as he wanted" - Forcada

One of MotoGP's most respected engineers, Ramon Forcada, tells about his brief time working with Casey Stoner 11 years ago - and calls the Australian the most talented rider he's worked with.

Gallery: All MotoGP French GP winners till date

We recount all winners of the French Grand Prix since the premier class of motorcycle grand prix racing was renamed as MotoGP in 2002.

Stoner to make Ducati MotoGP test outing in Barcelona

Two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner will join Ducati for part of its upcoming private test programme.

Davison enlists Stoner's physio for crash recovery

Will Davison will have two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner’s physiotherapist on-hand for the remainder of the Phillip Island Supercars weekend, as he manages a fracture in his back sustained last time out in Tasmania.

Stoner's Ducati testing pace leaves Pirro in awe

Ducati test rider Michele Pirro says he is in awe of Casey Stoner's ability to find the limit of a MotoGP bike so many years after retiring from racing.

Stoner unsure he can help Lorenzo adapt to Ducati

Casey Stoner has admitted he is unsure whether he can help Jorge Lorenzo to adapt to Ducati’s MotoGP bike, after the Spaniard’s slow start in pre-season testing.

Stoner tops opening day of Sepang MotoGP test

Ducati test rider Casey Stoner set the pace on the first day of MotoGP’s official pre-season running at Sepang.

Stoner joins Ducati race riders for first day of Sepang test

Casey Stoner will take part in the opening day of the official MotoGP pre-season test at Sepang, Ducati has confirmed to

Stoner turns first laps of 2017 on new Ducati

Ducati test rider Casey Stoner has turned his first laps of 2017 during private testing at Sepang, the Australian riding the Desmosedici GP17 for the first time.

Lorenzo: It's up to Ducati to convince Stoner to help me

Jorge Lorenzo believes the responsibility to convince Casey Stoner to increase his involvement with the Ducati MotoGP team lies with the Italian marque.

Lorenzo interested in expanded Ducati role for Stoner

Jorge Lorenzo has admitted he is interested in Casey Stoner's help next season, having worked alongside the Australian during his maiden Ducati MotoGP outing last week at Valencia.

Ciabatti: “Stoner refusing Austria chance means he won't race again”

Ducati sporting director Paolo Ciabatti says Casey Stoner passing by the opportunity to race at the Red Bull Ring earlier this year means he is unlikely to ever contest another MotoGP race.

Stoner turned down offer to replace Iannone at Motegi

Ducati had offered Casey Stoner the chance to replace Andrea Iannone this weekend at Motegi, but the Australian turned down the offer.

Stoner: Expect Ducati to threaten for wins at other circuits

Ducati test rider Casey Stoner believes that the Italian marque can be a contender for more wins in the second half of the MotoGP season.

Stoner's former crew chief set to join Lorenzo in 2017

Casey Stoner's former MotoGP chief mechanic, Cristian Gabarinni, is set to join Jorge Lorenzo at Ducati next season to head up the Spaniard's crew in 2017, has learned.

Stoner says modern electronics have robbed MotoGP of "finesse"

Two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner believes that the current level of electronic aids prevalent in the sport today have robbed riders of the need to use “finesse".

Analysis: Alberto Puig's mid-season MotoGP review

Right before starting his vacation, Alberto Puig talked to and reviewed the first half of the season. As usual, the ex-rider was honest and concise with his opinions.

Lorenzo hails “impressive” and “unbelievable” Stoner

Yamaha MotoGP star Jorge Lorenzo has paid tribute to the skills of retired champion Casey Stoner following this week’s testing at the Red Bull Ring.

Iannone leads Ducati 1-2-3-4 on final day of Austria test

Andrea Iannone topped both sessions of the second and final day of MotoGP's in-season private test at the Red Bull Ring, as Ducati continued to dominate proceedings.

Stoner to decide on wild-card after Austria test - Ducati

Ducati boss Paolo Ciabatti has admitted that Casey Stoner could consider taking part in a race if he feels competitive and is not exhausted after two days of testing at the Red Bull Ring.

Dovizioso leads first day of Austria test as Ducati dominates

Andrea Dovizioso topped the first day of MotoGP testing at the Red Bull Ring, over half a second clear of Andrea Iannone, as Ducati riders dominated.

Stoner: Red Bull Ring run-off areas "dangerous"

Two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner has expressed his concerns about the safety of the Red Bull Ring venue, which is hosting a grand prix in August.

Stoner will help Lorenzo “find his feet” at Ducati

Casey Stoner has said that his main job for next season will be to help Ducati’s new signing Jorge Lorenzo “find his feet” at the Italian squad, but denied he would be taking on a coaching role for the Spaniard.

Stoner insists Ducati wild-card “not in my programme”

Casey Stoner has reaffirmed that he is not planning to make a wild-card appearance in MotoGP this season in the wake of his latest test for Ducati.

Stoner "exhausted" after completing Misano test

Casey Stoner was left "exhausted" following the completion of his latest MotoGP test outing at Misano, according to Ducati.

Stoner makes Ducati MotoGP test return at Misano

Casey Stoner will take part in his third MotoGP test of the season for Ducati this week at Misano.

Ducati rules out Stoner's MotoGP return

Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali has ruled out the possibility that two-time MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner will return to racing this year.

Stoner put off deputising for Petrucci by 2015 bike – Dovizioso

Casey Stoner was put off deputising for Danilo Petrucci in Argentina’s MotoGP round because it would have meant using a year-old bike, reckons Andrea Dovizioso.

Stoner completes Qatar test for Ducati

Two-time MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner completed a two-day test for Ducati at the Losail circuit in Qatar.

Stoner continues to shrug off Ducati race return speculation

Two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner insists he has no desire for an imminent racing comeback, and is focusing on his testing commitments with Ducati in Qatar this week.

Stoner to test in Qatar after MotoGP season opener

Casey Stoner's private test at Qatar will now take place after the opening round of the MotoGP season, after a misinterpretation of the rules caused it to be rescheduled.

Ducati forced to cancel Stoner's Qatar test

Ducati has been forced to cancel its scheduled test with Casey Stoner in Qatar this weekend following a mistake in the interpretation of MotoGP rules.

Stoner's private Qatar test thrown into doubt

Casey Stoner's private test with the Ducati MotoGP team in Qatar later this week has been thrown in doubt owing to a possible rules breach.

Stoner open to World Superbike test for Ducati

Ducati test rider Casey Stoner said he could try out the Italian manufacturer's World Superbike machinery this year in order to assist with development.

Analysis: 10 things we learned from the Sepang MotoGP test

Following the conclusion of the first pre-season MotoGP test at Sepang, Oriol Puigdemont looks back at what we have learned so far about the 2016 season.

Ducati "couldn't say no" to Stoner if he wants to race

Ducati MotoGP boss Gigi Dall’Igna says that the Italian manufacturer wouldn’t be able to refuse Casey Stoner the chance to race this season if he wanted to.

Lorenzo tops rain-hit final day of Sepang MotoGP test

Jorge Lorenzo topped the timesheets on a rain-affected third and final day of MotoGP's first official pre-season test at Sepang, leading Yamaha teammate by Valentino Rossi by almost a second.

Stoner: “No intention” to race after joining Sepang test

Casey Stoner is adamant he has "no intention" to race again in MotoGP despite competing in a timed session for the first time since 2012 at Sepang.