Tag Archive: Dovizioso

Nov 09

“One race decides everything”: the #FinalShowdown is nigh

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

Pre-Event Press Conference gets the Valencia GP in gear as Marquez and Dovizioso stand on the verge of glory.

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Oct 22

This is war: Marquez wins the fight for Phillip Island

Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

This is war Marquez wins the fight for Phillip IslandNumber 93 extends his lead as Dovizioso has a tough race – and Rossi wins a last lap three-way battle for second. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took his sixth win of the year in a scintillating Phillip Island showdown, breaking away from an eight-rider fight for the win in the latter stages to take to the top step. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 20

Close company: Aleix Espargaro heads Marquez & Dovizioso on Day 1

Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

1st Independent Team RiderAprilia rider just tops the timesheets – with Marquez and Dovizioso within a tenth. Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia Racing Team Gresini) went quickest on Day 1 of the Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, mastering Phillip Island in FP2 to head the timesheets ahead of reigning Champion and points leader Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) – but not by much. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 17

Eye of the Storm: Marquez vs Dovizioso fires up the Island

Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand PrixCloser than ever, the crusade for the crown arrives at one of the most breathtaking venues in the world: Phillip Island. In the aftermath of the duel of the decade at the Twin Ring Motegi between Championship leader Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) and title rival Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) – which the Italian won – the dust must settle quickly in order to be kicked up once more as MotoGP™ heads for the Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix at Phillip Island. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 15

The duel of Champions: Dovizioso vs Marquez at Motegi

Motul Grand Prix of Japan

The duel of Champions Dovizioso vs Marquez at MotegiThe two men at the top stage a historic duel in the rain-soaked Japanese GP – with everything on the line. In pouring rain at the Twin Ring Motegi, Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) and Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) staged one of the greatest MotoGP™ duels of all time, putting everything on the line down to the final lap, and the final corner.

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Sep 10

Raising the stakes: fearless Marquez equalises at Misano

Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini

Raising the stakes fearless Marquez equalises at MisanoParity at the top as the number 93 takes win number four, and in the wet – going equal on points with Dovizioso. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took his fourth win of the year in a high stakes duel at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, with the conditions torrential and the top three in the title fight lining up for the challenge on the front row. But as the spray cleared, it was Danilo Petrucci (Octo Pramac Racing) just ahead of the reigning Champion on track as the two dueled – and Marquez pounced on the last lap for another 25 point haul.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

Aquatic on the Adriatic: Dovizioso takes first win of the weekend

Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini

MotoGP logoRiders swap bikes for jet skis on the Riviera di Rimini as MotoGP makes waves before Misano. Ahead of lights out for the Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, a host of home heroes and familiar faces went head to head in a different kind of showdown as they swapped their MotoGP™ machinery for jet skis – in front of a crowd of 3000 down on the beach. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Unfinished business: Dovizioso vs Marquez to reign the Ring

NeroGiardini Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich

Unfinished business Dovizioso vs Marquez to reign the RingSpielberg hosts an all-time classic as it’s a Ducati vs Honda head-to-head to the line. Some races immediately enter the history books as the flag falls. The 2017 Austrian GP proves one such example, as Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) and Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) staged a showcase of the best of the sport, right down to the wire.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 12

Dovizioso tops Day 1 at the Red Bull Ring

NeroGiardini Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich

MotoGP - Andrea Dovizioso Ducati Team rider leads teammate Iannone as the Desmosedicis take a 1-2. After a morning session that saw Team Suzuki Ecstar rider Maverick Viñales take the top spot from the Ducati Team pairing, both riders Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone hit back in the afternoon to lead the pack into Saturday as MotoGP™ rolls into the Red Bull Ring for the first time in nearly two decades.

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Jun 25

Dovizioso leads the charge in MotoGP™’s 250th race 

The Motul TT Assen is a historic round for the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship for a number of reasons

MotoGP - Andrea Dovizioso podium Not only is it the first time a race will be held on a Sunday at the track, but it is also the 250th race since the four-stroke MotoGP™ class was introduced in 2002. Pole position honours for this most memorable of occasions went to Ducati and Dovizioso, can they return to winning ways in the same race? Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 25

Dovizioso delivers Ducati pole at The Cathedral

Andrea Dovizioso will start from pole position as his teammate, Andrea Iannone, is scheduled to start from last but the weather means anything could happen

MotoGP - Andrea Dovizioso Both FP4 and Q1 had been littered with falls, riders approaching Q2 with a healthy amount of caution during their first laps. The rain had eased but the track was clearly still too wet for slick tyres, resulting in the first wet Qualifying session of the new Michelin era. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Dominant victory for Lorenzo under the Qatar floodlights

Commercial Bank Grand Prix of Qatar

MotoGP - Dominant victory for Lorenzo under the Qatar floodlights The 2016 MotoGP™ World Championship got off to a fiery start in Qatar as Lorenzo blitzed the field ahead of Dovizioso and Marquez
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Mar 17

Dovizioso and Ducati top timesheets at Qatar pre-season MotoGP test

Losail International Circuit, Qatar
MotoGP - Bridgestone engineer Masao Azuma in Ducati Team box Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso lifted the spirits of Ducati fans around the globe after posting the quickest time at the final MotoGP pre-season test of 2015 at Qatar’s Losail International Circuit.

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