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Sep 07

Connacht Under-20s Begin Defence Of Interpro Title

The IRFU Under-20 Interprovincial Championship kicks off at Musgrave Park and Ravenhill tonight, with defending champions Connacht being hosted by Munster and Leinster making the trip north to face the Ulster youngsters.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.irishrugby.ie/news/27061.php

Aug 30

Casey Stoner undergoes successful surgery

Today in Australia, Repsol Honda Team’s Casey Stoner received surgery to his ankle, which was damaged after his crash in qualifying for the Indianapolis GP 12 days ago.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2012/Stoner+postoperation+update

Aug 30

Brno MotoGP™ – Bridgestone debrief

Shinji Aoki, Manager of Bridgestone’s Motorsport Tyre Development Department gives his views on last weekend’s Czech GP and assesses tyre choices and performance.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2012/Bridgestone+debrief+Brno

Aug 29

Rossi completes Misano test, Hayden recovery on schedule

Valentino Rossi today finished a two-day test at Misano, completing an intense period of work along with the Ducati Team technicians.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2012/rossi+test+misano+day2

Aug 29

Karel Abraham passes degree just two days after MotoGP

In a couple of weeks, right after his degree ceremony, motorcycle racer Karel Abraham will be able to start prefixing his name with the academic title ‘Bc’.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2012/Abraham+Law+Degree

Aug 28

Ducati Team at Misano for two days of testing with Valentino Rossi

The first day of a two-day test for the Ducati Team at the Misano circuit was marked by weather that was sunny but not too hot, as Valentino Rossi joined official test rider Franco Battaini.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2012/Ducati+Team+at+Misano+for+two+days+of+testing+with+Valentino+Rossi

Aug 28

Bautista’s corner entry woes continue

San Carlo Honda Gresini’s Álvaro Bautista put in a significant amount of laps in Monday’s test at Brno in order to fix his issue with front end feel on corner entry.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2012/Bautista+Brno+test

Aug 28

Capirossi thrilled with day of testing in Brno

MotoGP™ Safety Officer Loris Capirossi, a long-time former MotoGP™ rider, was back out on track once again on Monday’s test at Brno, to get a feel for the current day machines and tyres.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2012/Capirossi+Brno+Test

Aug 28

Productive Brno test for Bradl

Following on from the action at Sunday’s Brno GP, some of the premier class riders and teams stayed at the Brno circuit for one day of testing on Monday, including LCR Honda MotoGP racer Stefan Bradl who set the 5th fastest lap time (1’57.156).

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2012/LCR+Brno+Test