Tag: Jorge Lorenzo
Lorenzo will continue his rehab from a spinal injury and is expected to return at the end of August.
Lorenzo crashes at turn seven of the Assen track, bouncing into four somersaults as he hit the gravel behind his bike.
The Spanish rider says he is confident about his fitness for the 2nd race in Argentina on March 31, despite admitting he would be out for 3 weeks to a month.
Marc Marquez, Jorge Lorenzo and Alex Rins are among those calling on a safety panel to push for a night race to avoid Qatar's intense hot weather.
The 31-year-old Spaniard is due to start the new season with Honda.
Italian rider Michele Pirro will be his replacement for the remainder of the weekend.
The Spaniard, who has slipped to ninth in the world championship standings, had the operation on the damaged ligament in Barcelona eight days ago.
The Ducati driver said his left wrist is "hurting a lot" and that he did not want to take more risks.
Thailand is hosting the MotoGP for the first time, a big win for a country with hopes of one day luring Formula One.
Jorge Lorenzo beat Andrea Dovizioso by 0.014 seconds to earn pole position for the Aragon motorcycle Grand Prix.
Jorge Lorenzo set a new track record to beat Jack Miller and Maverick Viñales to pole position for the San Marino motorcycle Grand Prix.
Lorenzo jumped to third overall, one point ahead of Andrea Dovizioso who finished third on the other Ducati.
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.
Lorenzo, who will quit Ducati to join up with Marquez at Honda next season, finished 4.479sec ahead of Marquez, with Rossi at almost 7sec.
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.