Since '02 xBhp is different things to different people. From a close knit national community of bikers to India's only motorcycling lifestyle magazine and a place to make like minded biker friends. Join the #16YearsOfxBhpCelebrations click here.

T-shirt
Magazine
Castrol Power 1

Be smooth with your gear shifts.

Our Partners

User Tag List

Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Marc Marquez wins in Rossiís homeland: xBhp News

  1. #1
    Official xBhp NewsMonger
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    India
    Posts
    2,815
    Mentioned
    3 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Marc Marquez wins in Rossiís homeland: xBhp News

    Marc Marquez won a thrilling San Marino MotoGP at Misano with Yamahaís Bradley Smith on the second. Honda's Scott Redding claimed his first podium finish in third, despite sliding into the gravel during early laps.

    Name:  Marc marquez wins in Rossi's homeland.jpg
Views: 1094
Size:  67.0 KB

    The race was dominated by Jorge Lorenzo, Marquez and Valentino Rossi but it was only Marquez who decided to take a pitstop after the Yamaha riders stayed out too long on wet tyres when the majority of the field made their second pitstop to change bikes. With slick tyres Lorenzo crashed almost immediately and left himself facing a huge uphill task in the championship.

    Name:  Marc marquez wins in Rossi's homeland - xbhp news.jpg
Views: 1046
Size:  54.0 KB

    Rossi stayed out too late and fell back to fifth but the points gained will be crucial for the title. The Yamaha riders were focused only on each other and it left Marquez free to come through and claim the win.

    San Marino MotoGP results:
    1. Marc Marquez (Spain) Honda 48 minutes 23.819 seconds
    2. Bradley Smith (Britain) Yamaha 48:31.107
    3. Scott Redding (Britain) Honda 48:42.612
    4. Loris Baz (France) Forward 48:50.246
    5. Valentino Rossi (Italy) Yamaha 48:57.015
    6. Danilo Petrucci (Italy) Ducati 48:58.906
    7. Andrea Iannone (Italy) Ducati 49:0.346
    8. Andrea Dovizioso (Italy) Ducati 49:1.253
    9. Dani Pedrosa (Spain) Honda 49:3.335
    10. Aleix Espargaro (Spain) Suzuki 49:3.511
    11. Cal Crutchlow (Britain) Honda 49:5.814
    12. Jack Miller (Australia) Honda 49:9.894
    13. Mike Di Meglio (France) Ducati 49:12.200
    14. Maverick Vinales (Spain) Suzuki 49:16.144
    15. Alvaro Bautista (Spain) Aprilia 49:17.167

    News Source: Marquez wins, Smith and Redding on the podium | MCN

  2. #2
    Moderator The Monk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Gurgaon/ Kanpur
    Posts
    10,019
    Mentioned
    435 Post(s)
    Tagged
    4 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Marc Marquez wins in Rossiís homeland: xBhp News

    News Approved
    Biking is not about what you have between your legs, its all about how well you use it!!!!!!!

    Give your details here if you want to help your fellow xBhpian stranded in your city

    Touring Blog: Cycling in Mongolia!

  3. #3
    Addicted ksameer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    195
    Mentioned
    6 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Marc Marquez wins in Rossiís homeland: xBhp News

    It was a slightly disappointing race with me rooting for Rossi. I think the rains played a spoilsport and the final result was decided by the decision on when to switch to wet and then again dry setup. Rossi took a gamble and it did not go in his favour. I just wish nobody blames him for this. Had there been second round of showers, this would have been hailed as masterpiece and would have become memorable race for his fans.

    On the other hand, Smith took another gamble of switching to dry setup back again the first and it paid for him. Marquez finally took a decision instead of following Rossi and Lorenzo and it paid him. What Lorenzo did can be termed stupid at best. All he needed to do was to finish the race staying as close to Rossi on points as possible. He anyways had advantage with Rossi switching late.

  4. #4
    WR7 xionite's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    New Bombay
    Posts
    2,488
    Mentioned
    14 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Marc Marquez wins in Rossiís homeland: xBhp News

    why is there need for this thread?

    we've already got a "MotoGP 2015 Season Updates" thread.

    ( http://www.xbhp.com/talkies/motorspo...n-updates.html )
    .
    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-15-2015, 09:09 PM
  2. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 06-02-2015, 08:16 PM
  3. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 11-28-2013, 01:43 PM
  4. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 11-13-2013, 12:53 PM
  5. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 05-05-2013, 06:55 PM

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •