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Pirro: “The battle with Miller meant I lost Viñales”

…but the Ducati test rider and Misano wildcard nevertheless put in an impressive performance on home turf

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Pedrosa: tyre temperature woes made Misano like “ice”

Spaniard suffered with rear grip in the wet

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Folger: “I expected a lot more”

Disappointed in wet weather pace, the German looks ahead to Aragon

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‘Big challenge’ to stop Vettel retaking lead in Singapore

Mercedes say they face a difficult task stopping Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel retaking the championship lead in Singapore on Sunday.

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Van der Mark: “For sure it will be an amazing bike to ride”

Dutchman gears up to replace Valentino Rossi at Aragon

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Van der Mark to replace Rossi at Aragon

Yamaha announce WorldSBK rider as replacement for the number 46

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Zarco: “I had no fuel from Turn 11!”

Frenchman pushes it across the line in some last lap heroics

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Smith: “I just stuck to my guns”

And that worked out more than ok, with a first top ten on the KTM for the Brit

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Miller slices through to P6 at “mentally draining” Misano

Wet weather prowess once again for the Queenslander

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Lorenzo: “I wasn’t slow but I wasn’t risking so much…”

Five-time World Champion laments crash out the lead at Misano

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F1 gossip: Ricciardo, Palmer, Perez, Massa, Alonso, Bottas

Renault’s failed bid for Daniel Ricciardo, Jolyon Palmer to see out remainder of the season, plus more.

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Viñales: “Fourth is the best we could do”

Title contender happy enough after taking fourth at Misano – and making progress all weekend

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Dovizioso: “This is when it’s more important to take points”

Former points leader struggled with feeling – but took his first podium at Misano and reconfirmed he has legs in the title fight

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Petrucci: “Marc was too clever to pass me”

He led the way for much of the race – but got pounced on on the last lap

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Marquez: “You can’t imagine the tension and focus”

High risk, high reward – the reigning Champion laid it all on the line at Misano

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McPhee falls foul of torrential conditions at Misano

The British Talent Team rider was a victim of difficult conditions at the #SanMarinoGP

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