Tag: Andrea Dovizioso
Andrea Dovizioso's victory for Ducati trims Spanish MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez's runaway lead to 58 points.
A stewards panel dismissed protests by Honda, Aprilia, KTM and Suzuki over a clamp attached to the rear wheel of the Ducati bikes and affixed to the swingarm.
The bone of contention is a winglet in front of the Ducati's rear tyre, which the Italian manufacturer says is for cooling purposes but which rivals argue illegally creates aerodynamic downforce.
The two riders swapped positions on the final lap but it was the Italian, having led for much of the race on his Ducati, who secured victory by just 0.023 of a second over his Honda rival.
A crash for seven-times champion Valentino Rossi with five laps to go handed Pol Espargaro and KTM their first podium in the premier class.
Marc Márquez beat Andrea Dovizioso to win the Thailand motorcycle Grand Prix.
By winning the Aragon motorcycle Grand Prix, Marc Márquez extended his MotoGP championship lead over Andrea Dovizioso to 72 points.
Jorge Lorenzo beat Andrea Dovizioso by 0.014 seconds to earn pole position for the Aragon motorcycle Grand Prix.
Andrea Dovizioso beat Marc Márquez to win the San Marino Grand Prix.
Apart from Andrea Dovizioso, another rider who excelled during the practice session was Johann Zarco.
After success in the Czech Grand Prix, Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo of Ducati are hoping to once again beat Marc Márquez in the Austrian Grand Prix.
Dovizioso led from pole position in a slow-burning race that turned into a wheel-to-wheel thriller, with riders looking to save tyres early on and wary of the threat of rain before setting caution aside.
Marc Márquez's Spanish Grand Prix victory, facilitated by a crash involving Andrea Dovizioso, Jorge Lorenzo, and Dani Pedrosa, gave him the lead in the MotoGP standings.
Andrea Dovizioso beat Marc Márquez by 0.027 seconds to win the Qatar Grand Prix.
Teammate Jorge Lorenzo was second while Frenchman Johann Zarco who set an electric pace was third.
Starting from the pole position, the Italian fell back early but took over the lead with six laps to go and quickly opened a gap on his compatriot Rossi.