Malaysian GP (2016)
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Maverick Vinales was left frustrated by Suzuki’s lack of competitiveness in wet conditions at Sepang, blaming his lack of pace on the “same problem as always”.
Cal Crutchlow says he could tell Andrea Dovizioso would be the "guy to beat" in the Malaysian Grand Prix before the Honda rider crashed out of the five-way lead battle.
Ducati's Andrea Iannone says he would have slowed significantly to ensure a podium finish in the Malaysian Grand Prix if he knew rivals Marc Marquez and Cal Crutchlow crashed out.
Marc Marquez says his second consecutive crash from a MotoGP race at Sepang came for entirely different reasons compared to his Phillip Island retirement.
Andrea Dovizioso says it “took too many years” for him to score a second career MotoGP victory, which came seven years on from his first at Donington Park in 2009.
Jorge Lorenzo has revealed he was “praying for it to rain” immediately prior to the start of the Malaysian Grand Prix, as he didn’t want to race in mixed conditions.
Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi says he was taking too many risks in the fight for victory in the penultimate race of the MotoGP season at Sepang.
Andrea Dovizioso scored his first MotoGP win for over seven years by defeating Valentino Rossi in a straight fight at Sepang, mastering the wet conditions as other leading contenders fell by the wayside.
Valentino Rossi has defended his decision to not pit during the second phase of qualifying at Sepang, even though Andrea Dovizioso improved his pace after changing the rear tyre.
Marc Marquez says his target for Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix will be to finish on the podium, even though he is still not feeling back to full strength after his bout of gastroenteritis.
Andrea Dovizioso grabbed a surprise pole for Ducati during a wet qualifying session at Sepang, the Italian beating the factory Yamaha duo of Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo.
Maverick Vinales topped a frantic third practice session at Sepang, while Australian GP winner Cal Crutchlow missed out on an automatic Q2 spot after a last-minute crash.
One year since the earthquake that marked the end of last year’s MotoGP championship, Valentino Rossi appears still to be consumed by rage at losing the 2015 title fight, writes Oriol Puigdemont.
Valentino Rossi says he is hoping for either a fully wet or fully dry Malaysian Grand Prix, as his Yamaha team is struggling for pace in mixed conditions.
Andrea Iannone says he opted to miss second practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix because he didn’t want to risk having an accident in the damp weather conditions.
Marc Marquez ended the day topping the combined free-practice times classification.
Jack Miller was quickest in second practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix held on a drying track, while FP1 pacesetter Marc Marquez was forced to miss the session due to illness.
Marc Marquez topped the opening MotoGP practice session of the weekend in Sepang, leading Maverick Vinales by more than two-tenths.
Suzuki's Aleix Espargaro has raised concerns over the banking of the revamped final corner at Sepang, saying it presents a higher risk of crashes.