Takaaki Nakagami1992-02-02 (age 30)
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LCR Honda’s Takaaki Nakagami says he ended Friday’s MotoGP practice for the Japanese Grand Prix with his glove “full” of blood from a gruesome right-hand injury.
The LCR Honda team has announced that Takaaki Nakagami will remain with the team for the 2023 MotoGP season.
Takaaki Nakagami says he has "no serious injury" after his controversial Turn 1 crash involving Alex Rins and Francesco Bagnaia in MotoGP's Catalan Grand Prix.
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.
Takaaki Nakagami says the early European races of the MotoGP calendar will come with “extra pressure” on him to try to save his LCR Honda seat for 2023.
The ongoing freight delays impacting the 2022 MotoGP Argentina Grand Prix will allow LCR Honda’s Takaaki Nakagami to race after he tested negative for COVID-19.
Japanese rider Takaaki Nakagami has awarded himself “2 out of 10” for his 2021 MotoGP season after a year of struggles aboard his LCR-run Honda.
LCR’s Takaaki Nakagami kicked off Honda’s 2022 MotoGP pre-season preparations by topping the opening day of the Jerez test by 0.043 seconds.
LCR Honda has taken the covers off Takaaki Nakagami's 2021 bike ahead of the start of the new MotoGP season in Qatar next month.
Takaaki Nakagami topped the first MotoGP practice for the Valencia Grand Prix on his LCR Honda, while championship leader Joan Mir was eighth fastest.
Takaaki Nakagami says the "incredible pressure" he felt from starting on pole for the first time led to his "stupid" crash on lap one of the MotoGP Teruel Grand Prix.
Takaaki Nakagami claimed a historic maiden MotoGP pole position in a Teurel Grand Prix qualifying in which championship leader Joan Mir was 12th and Andrea Dovizioso only 17th.
LCR Honda’s Takaaki Nakagami led Maverick Vinales in second practice for the MotoGP Teruel Grand Prix as the factory Ducatis endured a tough session.
Takaaki Nakagami has confirmed he will ride a factory Honda in 2021, having renewed his MotoGP contract with HRC to remain with LCR for two more years.
LCR Honda’s Takaaki Nakagami feels he had a “great opportunity to win” the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix, but sluggish opening laps meant he got stuck behind Ducatis.
LCR's Takaaki Nakagami says he felt "no negatives" when he tested the 2020 Honda at Misano on Tuesday, though concedes the feeling relative to the 2019 version was largely similar.
Takaaki Nakagami says he senses Honda's support of him is growing in the wake of his best-ever MotoGP finish in the Andalusian Grand Prix.
LCR Honda MotoGP rider Takaaki Nakagami has credited copying elements of Marc Marquez's riding style and set-up for his dramatically improved form ahead of this weekend's Andalusian Grand Prix.
LCR Honda rider Takaaki Nakagami says he fears a "tough" final MotoGP outing of the 2019 season at Motegi due to his lingering shoulder injury, which he described as a "disaster".
LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow believes his new part-time MotoGP teammate Johann Zarco will "do better than people expect" in his upcoming three-race stint.
Takaaki Nakagami will remain an LCR MotoGP rider in 2020 but will skip the final three races of 2019 due to a planned shoulder surgery, Honda has announced.
LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow says his factory counterpart Marc Marquez is like "Houdini" in that he's "got a trick" in every aspect of the Red Bull Ring circuit.
Cal Crutchlow says his LCR Honda MotoGP teammate Takaaki Nakagami “doesn't deserve” parity with HRC's other factory riders next season as his results this year don't justify it.
Takaaki Nakagami has revealed he is pushing Honda for a promotion to a current-spec bike for the 2020 MotoGP season.
LCR Honda MotoGP rider Takaaki Nakagami says he felt like his ankle was breaking every corner during Saturday's German Grand Prix running at the Sachsenring.
Cal Crutchlow says he “begged” Honda to let LCR MotoGP teammate Takaaki Nakagami test the current RC213V in Barcelona to “confirm” its turning deficiency.
LCR Honda rider Takaaki Nakagami was half a second quicker on the Japanese manufacturer's 2019 bike during back-to-back testing in Barcelona.
Cal Crutchlow says he was “not very impressed” with his LCR Honda MotoGP teammate Takaaki Nakagami's riding in Sunday's Catalan Grand Prix.
Takaaki Nakagami says having an ‘animal’ mindset at the start of MotoGP’s Italian Grand Prix was key to being able to beat LCR Honda teammate Cal Crutchlow.
Pramac Ducati rider Jack Miller says his Mugello MotoGP practice crash was caused by “f***ing idiots waiting on the racing line”.
LCR Honda rider Takaaki Nakagami believes he just needs a “few tenths” to be able to fight for MotoGP podiums after a scoring his best-ever dry-weather finish.
The opening race of the 2019 MotoGP season in Qatar will go ahead as planned, after riders were not successful in pushing through a late schedule change on safety grounds.
Jerez MotoGP test pacesetter Takaaki Nakagami admits being the only rider on a year-old Honda bike next season will be "difficult".
Takaaki Nakagami says that the 2018-spec Honda MotoGP bike used by Cal Crutchlow this season is a "really big improvement" compared to the bike he has used this year.