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Dovizioso wins MotoGP finale in horrible wet conditions
  Many riders crash including Marquez, Vinales and Rossi
Italian Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso was victorious in the 2018 MotoGP season finale at a wet Valencia circuit in incredibly tricky weather conditions that caused the crashes of nine riders-2018 World Champion Marc Marquez among them-and prompted Race Direction to interrupt the first race on lap 13 and re-start a new one half an hour later. Dovizioso passed race leader Alex Rins after the 40-minute red-flag stop due to heavy rain on his way to his fourth win of the season.
Vinales wins pole at Valencia
  After Marquez crashes
After a crash at turn 4 interrupted his first qualifying attempt Marc Marquez suffered a dislocated shoulder but was able to quickly recover and mount his second bike but it was not good enough to take pole on this day. Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Maverick Vinales wrote qualifying history today at the Circuito de la Comunitat Valenciana - Ricardo Tormo, becoming only the second rider ever to secure pole position after first taking part in the Q1 session.
Autosport Awards: All you need to know
  36th year and going strong
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Marquez wins in Malaysia - Constructors Title for Honda
  9th win of season for champion as Rossi chokes
From seventh on the grid to the 70th win in his career: In Malaysia, Marc Marquez took his ninth win this season and his 44th in MotoGP, earning Honda its 24th Premier Class Constructors Title before a record crowd for Sepang of 103,984 people. The 2018 Champion looked set to lock horns with nine-time World Champion Valentino Rossi, but the race would end in disaster for ‘The Doctor’ when he choked and crashed out, as Alex Rins  and Johann Zarco completed the podium - could you have anticipated that and won big at Casino online at resorts like a champ?
Marquez buries competition in Sepang rain
  Qualifying for the Malaysian GP
Marc Marquez secured an 80th career pole position after he mastered the wet Q2 conditions at the Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix. The 2018 World Champion was in superior form at the Sepang International Circuit to set a quickest lap of 2:12.161 to beat Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) by over half a second in P2, with Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) lining up on the outside of the front row in P3.
Face-to-Face with 5-time 500cc World Champ Doohan
  Talking about Marc Marquez
Mick Doohan was as popular as ever at last weekend’s Australian Grand Prix, where Marc Marquez honored him by wearing tribute boots and gloves. Winning the World Championship in Japan allowed Marc Marquez to move level in premier class titles with one of the legends of motorcycle racing, Mick Doohan. Both have five premier class crowns with Repsol Honda team.
Vinales wins on Phillip Island after Marquez seat breaks
  Finally a win for Yamaha
It took some luck that Marc Marquez would fall out, but that enabled Yamaha's Maverick Vinales to produce an exceptional ride to win the Australian MotoGP Grand Prix on Sunday. Vinales was the strongest rider in the second half of the race and did enough to hold off Suzuki's Andrea Iannone to take Yamaha's first win for 25 races. Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso came home in third.
Marquez earns fifth consecutive Phillip Island Pole
  Masters tricky weather conditions amid call for date change
Marc Marquez taking pole position at Phillip Island is nothing new, but it was not easy today for the 2018 MotoGP World Champion to secure his fifth  consecutive pole at the track (equaling Casey Stoner’s five poles in a row). Tricky weather conditions, including occasional rain, low temperatures and cold wind, made the search for bike setup challenging and the track conditions demanding.
Face-to-face with 2018 MotoGP Champ Marc Marquez
  Marquez reviews the factors that allowed him to win the MotoGP crown
Marc Marquez made history once again at the Japanese Grand Prix, winning his fifth MotoGP title at the first available opportunity. His targets for the season are now to help Honda to the constructors title and Repsol Honda Team to the team honors. Speaking after the race, the newly proclaimed MotoGP World Champion 2018 tells us what have been the keys to him retaining the title and how important his team is in his day-to-day life.
Doohan: "I am proud to share this milestone with Marc"
  Both have 5 MotoGP titles with Honda
Marc Marquez has won all his MotoGP titles riding Honda motorcycles equaling Mick Doohan as the two riders with the most premier class titles with the Japanese manufacturer (5). As a result, Marquez has joined Mick Doohan, Valentino Rossi and Giacomo Agostini as one of only four riders to have taken five or more premier class titles.
Marquez is the 2018 MotoGP World Champion
  Highlights of his record
Marc Marquez scored a brilliant victory at Twin Ring Motegi today, earning his eighth win of the season, the seventh World Title of his career and his fifth MotoGP World Championship in six years. The 25-year-old Spaniard is the youngest rider in the history of the sport to win seven World Championships: 125cc in 2010, Moto2 in 2012 and MotoGP in 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018. Marc is also the youngest rider to have won five premier-class titles.
Marquez outduels Dovizioso to win in Motegi, secure title
  Dovizioso falls trying to repass Honda star
Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) wrapped up a sensational seventh World Championship title at the home of Honda after claiming a stunning victory at the Motul Grand Prix of Japan, a race-long battle with Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) ended with the latter crashing out of contention at Turn 10 with two laps to go, handing the title to the number 93.
Dovizioso on pole in Motegi with Ducati power
  Marquez 6th for Honda
Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) will start Sunday’s Motul Grand Prix of Japan from pole position after a fantastic Q2 session saw the Italian set a 1:44.590, enough to ensure he launches from his third premier class Motegi pole. This time beat second-place Johann Zarco’s (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) best effort by 0.068 seconds as Jack Miller (Alma Pramac Racing) produced a stunning lap to grab a front row start in third.
Marquez passes Dovizioso on final lap to win in Thailand
  Race long thriller
After a race long battle between the Honda and Ducati aces, Marc Marquez passed Andrea Dovizioso in turn 5 on the last lap to win the inaugural MotoGP race in Thailand by just 0.115s in a real thriller. Dovizioso tried to beat Marquez off the final corner and win the drag to the line but it was not to be as Marquez took his 7th win of the year and extended his point lead is now up to 77.
Marquez recovers to take pole in Thailand
  After falling in final practice
MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez grabbed pole position in the inaugural Thailand Grand Prix Saturday, just ahead of Italian great Valentino Rossi. Due to a crash in Saturday’s Free Practice 3, Marc Marquez was forced out of a top-10 start for the second qualifying (Q2) session. The reigning world title-holder put up a lap of 1min 30.088secs, 0.011 ahead of Rossi's 1:30.099 as Andrea Dovizioso rounded out the top three.
Marquez out-duels Dovizioso at Aragon
  As Lorenzo crashes
Honda's Marc Marquez out-dueled Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso to win the MotoGP Aragon Grand Prix, while polesitter Jorge Lorenzo crashed at the start. Marquez and Dovizioso engaged in a race long duel with the Honda man finally coming out on top after a late move for his first win since the German Grand Prix in July. Andrea Iannone rounded out the podium in third for Suzuki.
Ducati power too much for Honda and Marquez
  Italian Bikes make too much HP for the Hondas to overcome
Jorge Lorenzo (Ducati Team) will start Sunday’s Gran Premio Movistar de Aragon from P1 after sealing his third consecutive pole position of the season in style, snatching Saturday’s honors from teammate Andrea Dovizioso by 0.014 seconds as the Ducati duo overhaul Championship leader Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) in Q2.
Dovizioso uses Ducati power and beats Marquez to win
  As Lorenzo crashes in the 2nd Ducati
Using the HP advantage of the Ducatis to good cause, Italian Andrea Dovizioso scored a dominant third win of the MotoGP season at Misano ahead of Marc Marquez, as the 2nd Ducati of Jorge Lorenzo crashed out of second place. Dovizioso scored Ducati's third successive race win to the delight of the partisan Italian crowd. While Lorenzo and Marquez managed to close the gap in the latter stages until the former slid out at the Turn 8 left-hander on the penultimate lap, they were never able to really challenge Dovizioso.
Lorenzo takes pole with Ducati power
  Sets new lap record
Using Ducati's superior HP advantage, Jorge Lorenzo shattered his own previous Misano lap record to take pole position for MotoGP's San Marino Grand Prix. Lorenzo improved on his 2016 record on his first flying lap, beating Marquez's previous top time by 0.25s. Marquez suffered a dramatic crash at Turn 15 on his second run, then sprinted back to the garage and mounted his second bike with four minutes left of the session to run, but he could not improve.
Superior Ducati HP too much for Marquez to overcome
  Lorenzo powers to victory in Austria
Pure HP and not rider skill has determined the outcome of recent MotoGP races and Sunday's race at the Red Bull Ring was no different. On the next to last lap Marc Marquez passed leader Jorge Lorenzo in Turn 3 for the lead only to have the Ducati rider breeze past on the straight and the Honda rider just did not have the power to respond, eventually crossing the line 0.130s behind. Andrea Dovizioso finished 3rd 1.6s behind in another Ducati
Marquez nips Dovizioso for pole in Austria
  Honda rider beats three powerful Ducati’s
It was a breathless fight to the wire for pole position at the eyetime Motorrad Grand Prix von Osterreich, with the battle boiling down to a three-way scrap between Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) vs the Ducati Team riders of Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo.  Dovizioso came incredibly close – just 0.002 back – but the Italian will line up second, with Lorenzo completing that front row and just over a tenth off.
Dovi fights off Lorenzo and Marquez in Brno
  Ducati riders use HP advantage to finish 1-2
Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) has taken his second win of the season in incredible style in the Monster Energy Grand Prix Czech Republic as a three-way fight for the win raged between the 04, his Ducati teammate Jorge Lorenzo and reigning Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team). By the flag it was a Lorenzo vs Marquez classic on the final lap to decide the podium positions, with Lorenzo taking second and Marquez, on his 100th MotoGP start, forced to settle for third – nevertheless marginally extending his Championship lead.
Dovi & Rossi beat Marquez to pole at Brno
  Ducati power hard to beat at Brno
An Italian 1-2 locks out the top as points leader Marc Marquez is forced to settle for the outside of the front row in his 100th premier class start. Andrea Dovizioso will be starting the Monster Energy Grand Prix of the Czech Republic from pole position - his first since 2016 - as he just edged out Valentino Rossi at the Automotodrom Brno, making it 1-2 for the veteran Italians.
Another win for Marquez at Sachsenring
  Rossi runs 2nd
Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) stood on the top step of the podium again at the Pramac Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland, but it wasn’t a straight forward victory for the Championship leader. In a race where tire choice was a major talking point, the number 93 opted for the soft rear compound, incredibly making it last the full 30 laps without a serious drop in performance.
Marquez takes pole by just 0.025 in Germany
  Ninth consecutive pole for the King of Sachsenring
Qualifying day of the German GP followed one of Marc Marquez’s classic patterns. The reigning World Champion dedicated the FP3 and FP4 sessions to finalizing his bike’s setup in order to understand the tire feedback and to test the limits to which he could push himself and his RC213V. With all the dots connected, Marc and his team proceeded to Q2 with a clear strategy in mind: three attempts--with a long slide and an unplanned (but also unsurprising, really) near-crash--to take his ninth consecutive pole at Sachsenring.
Marquez takes a mighty win at Assen
  One of the best MotoGP races ever
The 70th Dutch TT at Assen will probably long be recalled by bike fans around the world as one of the best MotoGP races in the series’ history; the eight protagonists for a podium finish in today’s 26-lap battle will definitely remember it that way. The fight began when the lights went off and only ended when the checkered flag established the top-3 riders who fought in the closest top-fifteen of all time.
Career pole number 75 for Marquez
  In Assen MotoGP qualifying
So close was today’s qualifying session in Assen that the riders on the front row ended up within just 0.059”, whilst the top-10 were split by less than 4 tenths of a second. Well aware of how tight things were going to be today, and will be tomorrow, Marc Marquez worked hard with his crew to prepare for both the race and for the time-attack, which earned him his 75th career pole and 47th pole in MotoGP (his first in MotoGP at Assen).
Lorenzo over Marquez in Barcelona
  MotoGP
Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo scored his second consecutive MotoGP win for Ducati, converting pole position at Barcelona into a dominant triumph after an early battle with Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda) while Valentino Rossi followed in third for Yamaha. Lorenzo led every lap of the attrition filled race. The three-time world champion is now level on points with teammate Andrea Dovizioso, who crashed out, and is 49 behind points leader Marquez.
Lorenzo nips Marquez to end MotoGP pole drought
  0.066s margin
Jorge Lorenzo has won pole position for the Catalan Grand Prix at Barcelona, his first since switching to Ducati. Lorenzo ended a dry spell with victory at the preceding event in Italy, his first with Ducati. Reigning World Champion and current points leader Marc Marquez had looked poised for pole but came up just short.
Lorenzo gets his first win on a Ducati in Italy
  As Marquez goes down giving chase
Jorge Lorenzo cruised to his maiden Ducati victory in a dramatic MotoGP Italian Grand Prix, as Marc Marquez finished a lowly 16th after an early fall. Lorenzo led a 1-2 for the Ducati Team at Mugello, uncatchable and untouchable to cross the line over six seconds clear for his first victory since Valencia 2016 - and his seventh Italian GP win.
Italian Rossi takes home pole in Italy
  MotoGP at Mugello
Frenetic, electric, high-octane, tense and down to the absolute wire: that was qualifying for the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley. And as the yellow haze clears, it’s Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) who’ll be starting from pole, the ‘Doctor’ putting in an electric 1:46.203 to take to the top and master the stunning Autodromo del Mugello once again. Sometimes, there really is no place like home.
Marc Marquez wins 2018 Grand Prix de France
  Ties Casey Stoner for wins
Marc Marquez reeled off his third win on the bounce in the French MotoGP on Sunday as home favorite and pole sitter Johann Zarco crashed out. Marquez took his 38th win in the top category unchallenged from Danilo Petrucci (Ducati Pramac) with Italian veteran Valentino Rossi (Yamaha) in third. He now is tied with Casey Stoner for most all-time wins, and one ahead of Mike Hailwood
Marquez takes a momentous win at Jerez
  Comes from 5th on grid to win
A masterful race performance by Marc Marquez at the Circuito de Jerez-Angel Nieto earned him and the Repsol Honda Team a second consecutive win and the leadership in both the Rider and Constructor Classifications. This was the 63rd win of his career and his 37th in MotoGP (equaling Mike Hailwood’s mark in the Premier class), and a great success at a track where he has always struggled.
Crutchlow takes pole in Jerez
  Nips Dani Pedrosa
Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda Castrol) smashed the previous pole lap record at the newly-resurfaced Circuito de Jerez-Angel Nieto, taking pole position for the first time since the 2016 British GP at Silverstone in some style as he topped the session and then went even faster.
Marquez schools the crybabies in Austin
  MotoGP at Circuit of Americas
Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took the crybabies to school in Austin Sunday taking the win easily while Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) took the Championship lead as Texas shook up the standings. After the crybabies got pole sitter Marquez penalized for blocking in qualifying, Marquez made them pay on Sunday by teaching them a riding lesson.
Marquez stripped of Austin pole after blocking Vinales
  They can't beat him
Things got pretty hot in Texas in qualifying for the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas, with drama first striking as reigning Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took a tumble at Turn 13 and was heading back to the garage on the back of a scooter as his rivals started to threaten his provisional pole. But the number 93 was able to get back out, and set a sixth pole position at the Circuit of the Americas.
Crutchlow wins chaotic Argentina race
  Marquez 18th after penalty
Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda Castrol) has taken an impressive third ever Grand Prix victory in the Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina, besting Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) and Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Ecstar) on the final lap to earn the honor of winning the 750th GP race for Honda. 
Jack Miller takes pole in Argentina
  In wet conditions
Jack Miller’s (Alma Pramac Racing) huge gamble to switch to slicks on a drying track certainly paid off, as he snatched his first ever MotoGP pole position off Repsol Honda rider Dani Pedrosa at the Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina. Miller also becomes the first ever Ducati Independent Team rider to secure pole position.
Dovizioso beats Marquez in near-photo finish
  0.027 sec. separated 1st and 2nd
Opening the season with a sensational final lap performance, Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) beat Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) to the line at the Losail International Circuit by just 0.027s. Dovizioso and Marquez pushed themselves to the final corner of the final lap - taking no prisoners. Marquez made his move through turn 15 but he was unable to make it stick, and Dovizioso led into the final corner meaning he was able to slingshot his more powerful Ducati over the line, 0.027s ahead.
Zarco nips Marquez for pole in Qatar
  Breaks decade old lap record
Beating a lap record which has stood for a decade, Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) stunned the MotoGP field to take pole position at the Grand Prix of Qatar, 0.202s ahead of his rivals with a lap time of 1.53.680. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) will line up at the Losail International Circuit in second position on the grid, as the reigning world champion was also able to lap under the record pace on his final flying stint.
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