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Czech GP (2018)

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03 Aug - 05 Aug
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Zarco no longer riding like 'guy going to buy bread'

Tech 3 Yamaha MotoGP rider Johann Zarco says he is no longer riding like a “guy going to buy bread every morning” after last weekend’s Czech Grand Prix.

Ducati’s Brno win down to horsepower - Crutchlow

Ducati’s “rocket”-like power advantage was largely to thank for its victory in MotoGP’s Czech Grand Prix, believes LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow.

Smith hits out at “reckless” Bradl after Brno pile-up

Bradley Smith has slammed Stefan Bradl for his “reckless” riding after the Honda rider took him out on the opening lap of MotoGP’s Czech Grand Prix.

How Yamaha disarray shows MotoGP rider power

The current confusion within Yamaha while managing Maverick Vinales’ pitbox is the best proof of the rider’s huge power in MotoGP today.

KTM laments "worst day" of its MotoGP tenure

KTM says its Czech Grand Prix “disaster” marked its “worst day” since the inception of the Austrian marque’s MotoGP project.

Espargaro criticises Aprilia for conservative Brno strategy

Aleix Espargaro says his Aprilia team should have adopted a riskier strategy in MotoGP's Czech Grand Prix, as he felt that fighting so low down the order was "pointless".

Dovizioso tried to break up Brno pack with "strange" pace

Brno MotoGP race winner Andrea Dovizioso says his “strange” pace out front was a deliberate attempt to break up the pack behind him.

Bradl accused of causing "nasty" first-lap Brno crash

Honda MotoGP wildcard Stefan Bradl has been blamed for causing the three-bike collision on the opening lap of the Czech Grand Prix, which Jack Miller described as a "nasty little crash".

Marquez didn't want to try “crazy” move for win

Marc Marquez said he preferred to miss out on winning MotoGP's Czech Grand Prix rather than try something "crazy" against the Ducati rivals Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo.

Lorenzo profited from "very new" strategy in Brno race

Ducati MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo says the strategy he used in the Czech Grand Prix was “very new” for him, as he came on strong at the end of the race.

Brno MotoGP: Dovizioso prevails in three-way battle

Andrea Dovizioso scored his first MotoGP victory in five months by coming out on top in a thrilling three-way fight against Jorge Lorenzo and Marc Marquez in the Czech Grand Prix.

Brno MotoGP: Dovizioso leads Ducati 1-2 in warm-up

Andrea Dovizioso led a factory Ducati 1-2 in the warm-up session for MotoGP's Czech Grand Prix, as Marc Marquez in third focused on potential rain in the race.

Is Ducati's Brno resurgence enough to topple Marquez?

Ducati looks to have conquered another track it has previously struggled at with Andrea Dovizioso's Brno pole. But will the Italian marque's race pace be enough against Marc Marquez?

Dovizioso, Lorenzo set to race new Ducati fairing

Factory Ducati riders Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo plan to use the new aerodynamic fairing that was introduced by the team for MotoGP's Czech Grand Prix.

Rossi admits he's lacking race pace at Brno

Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi says his “not very strong” race pace at Brno is no match for fellow front row starters Andrea Dovizioso and Marc Marquez.

Guintoli riding with two broken ribs at Brno

Sylvain Guintoli has revealed that a crash in the Suzuka 8 Hour race last weekend means that he his riding in this weekend's Brno MotoGP round with two broken ribs.

Brno MotoGP: Dovizioso grabs first pole since 2016

Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso took pole position for MotoGP's Czech Grand Prix, beating Valentino Rossi by two tenths at the end of a typically thrilling shootout at Brno.

Brno MotoGP: Rossi tops FP3, Vinales to Q1

Valentino Rossi set the pace in Saturday morning's third practice at for MotoGP's Czech Grand Prix, while Yamaha teammate Maverick Vinales missed the automatic Q2 cut.

Marquez: Dovizioso is the rider to beat at Brno

MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez says rival Andrea Dovizioso is the rider to beat at Brno on the evidence of Friday practice.

Lorenzo to try "radical" set-up after "difficult" Friday

Ducati's Jorge Lorenzo says he will try a "completely different, radical" set-up after ending a "difficult" first day of practice for MotoGP's Czech Grand Prix in 15th.

Brno MotoGP: Pedrosa leads Petrucci in mixed-up FP2

Dani Pedrosa set the pace in second MotoGP practice at Brno, as a mixed-up order left several frontrunners in danger of missing the cut-off for Q2.

Brno MotoGP: Zarco beats Dovizioso to top FP1

Tech 3 Yamaha's Johann Zarco topped the first MotoGP practice session at Brno, demoting Andrea Dovizioso after the chequered flag fell.

Espargaro fit to ride at Brno after Sachsenring crash

Aprilia MotoGP rider Aleix Espargaro is fit to participate in the Czech Republic Grand Prix weekend at Brno, as he has recovered sufficiently from his monster crash at the Sachsenring.

Bradl to make MotoGP return as Honda wildcard

Former MotoGP podium finisher Stefan Bradl will make his premier class return in August's Czech Republic Grand Prix, as a Repsol Honda wildcard entrant.