News Details

Rossi: “Not clever” Dovizioso cost me Assen podium

Valentino Rossi has put his failure to score a podium finish in the Dutch TT at Assen down to an over-aggressive move by MotoGP rival Andrea Dovizioso. While Marc Marquez made a late breakaway from what had been a six-strong lead group to take victory, Rossi was in the thick of the fight for the runner-up spot until the start of the penultimate lap.  He passed Dovizioso for second at the final chicane, but the Ducati rider went side-by-side with him into Turn 1. Both riders ended up going wide and, with Dovizioso just about making the corner while Rossi, running on the outside line, was forced to go through the escape area. Rossi dropped to sixth as a result, and was only able to gain one...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Marquez wins Assen thriller from Rins

Marc Marquez prevailed in a thrilling MotoGP Dutch TT to open up his...

Lorenzo: Final sector struggles holding me back

MotoGP form man Jorge Lorenzo says he is "one of the fastest"...
-4mo from Motorsport.com

Vinales moment the biggest scare in "wild"...

MotoGP points leader Marc Marquez said his moment with Maverick Vinales,...
-4mo from Motorsport.com

Jorge Lorenzo: Qualifying 'train' cost me front row

Ducati's Jorge Lorenzo says the “train” of riders running...

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Recent News

2015 MGPToday.com
MGPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with MotoGP.