Stoner to think of Simoncelli when practice begins

Stoner to think of Simoncelli when practice begins

Casey Stoner is completely sure that he will be thinking of only one person when MotoGP practice begins for the Malaysian Grand Prix. This weekend’s race will be the first at Sepang since Gresini’s Marco Simoncelli tragically lost his life last year. Read more…

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  1. Wednesday 17 October 2012

  2. Stoner to think of Simoncelli when practice begins 02:00

    Stoner to think of Simoncelli when practice begins

    Casey Stoner is completely sure that he will be thinking of only one person when MotoGP practice begins for the Malaysian Grand Prix. This weekend’s race will…

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  3. Tuesday 16 October 2012

  4. Sepang to unveil Simoncelli memorial plaque 12:57

    Sepang to unveil Simoncelli memorial plaque

    A plaque in memory of Marco Simoncelli will be revealed at Sepang on Thursday, according to the AFP news agency. The Italian lost his life at the Malaysian…

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  5. Wednesday 19 September 2012

  6. One day left to bid for Simoncelli tribute bike 16:19

    One day left to bid for Simoncelli tribute bike

    Bidding for the special Marco Simoncelli edition Honda will conclude on Thursday. The CBR1000R ‘58 SIC’ machine was unveiled at Mugello in July. Designed…

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  7. Thursday 22 March 2012

  8. F1 community pays tribute to Marco Simoncelli 12:50

    F1 community pays tribute to Marco Simoncelli

    This weekend’s Malaysian Grand Prix marks the first time the Formula 1 contingent has gathered at Sepang since the tragic accident which took the life of…

    F1
  9. Saturday 5 November 2011

  10. Simoncelli tribute planned for Sunday 23:43

    Simoncelli tribute planned for Sunday

    Riders from the MotoGP, Moto2 and 125cc classes will pay their respects to the late Marco Simoncelli by completing a parade in Valencia on Sunday, with the…

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  11. Tuesday 1 November 2011

  12. Stoner: It will be difficult to race again 12:30

    Stoner: It will be difficult to race again

    Casey Stoner admits that the continuation of MotoGP without Marco Simoncelli will be immensely difficult, with this weekend’s season-ending Valencia race set…

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  13. Monday 31 October 2011

  14. Gresini to race as tribute to Simoncelli 13:14

    Gresini to race as tribute to Simoncelli

    Responding to several rumours, the Gresini squad has confirmed that it will be contesting this weekend’s MotoGP and Moto2 races as a tribute to Marco…

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  15. Friday 28 October 2011

  16. Recovering Edwards to miss Valencia 12:44

    Recovering Edwards to miss Valencia

    Tech 3 Yamaha has confirmed that Colin Edwards will be forced to skip next weekend’s season-ending MotoGP race in Valencia following the accident at Sepang…

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  17. Total safety is impossible, says Schumacher 03:00

    Total safety is impossible, says Schumacher

    Michael Schumacher has shared his opinions on the safety of Formula 1 and motor racing in general following the two high-profile fatalities which have left the…

    F1
  18. Thursday 27 October 2011

  19. Huge attendance for Simoncelli funeral 16:51

    Huge attendance for Simoncelli funeral

    Thousands of fans united with the friends, family and colleagues of Marco Simoncelli as the rider’s funeral was held in Italy on Thursday afternoon. The…

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  20. HRT paints black ribbons on cars 16:27

    HRT paints black ribbons on cars

    HRT has added a black-painted ribbon to its livery for this weekend’s Indian Grand Prix as a tribute to the recently deceased Dan Wheldon and Marco…

    F1
  21. Button: You can’t get away from the danger 16:17

    Button: You can’t get away from the danger

    Jenson Button has reminded all that danger will never escape motor racing, with the recent fatal accidents of Dan Wheldon and Marco Simoncelli having been…

    F1
  22. Massa: Wheldon/Simoncelli deaths a terrible shock 10:28

    Massa: Wheldon/Simoncelli deaths a terrible shock

    Felipe Massa has recalled his feelings when hearing of the accidents which recently killed Britain’s Dan Wheldon and Italy’s Marco Simoncelli in the IndyCar…

    F1
  23. Simoncelli’s funeral taking place in Italy 09:52

    Simoncelli’s funeral taking place in Italy

    Thursday will see the funeral of MotoGP rider Marco Simoncelli, who tragically lost his life after the shocking accident in Sunday’s Grand Prix of…

    MotoGP
  24. Wednesday 26 October 2011

  25. Simoncelli funeral to take place on Thursday 11:21

    Simoncelli funeral to take place on Thursday

    It has been confirmed that the funeral of Marco Simoncelli will be held in his hometown of Coriano on Thursday. The 24-year-old lost his life in Sunday’s…

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  26. Tuesday 25 October 2011

  27. Marshalls dropped Simoncelli on stretcher 16:12

    Marshalls dropped Simoncelli on stretcher

    Amateur footage from Sepang on Sunday has showed Malaysian MotoGP marshals dropping a stretcher carrying the fatally wounded Marco Simoncelli. The Gresini…

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  28. Monday 24 October 2011

  29. Sepang test cancelled as mark of respect 12:36

    Sepang test cancelled as mark of respect

    MotoGP’s post-race test in Malaysia has been called off as a mark of respect for Marco Simoncelli, who lost his life in a shocking accident early in…

    MotoGP
  30. Remembering Marco Simoncelli: 1987-2011 11:55

    Remembering Marco Simoncelli: 1987-2011

    In Sunday’s Malaysian MotoGP, less than one week after the death of Dan Wheldon in the Las Vegas IndyCar race, Italy’s Marco Simoncelli lost his life in…

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  31. Sunday 23 October 2011

  32. 18:40

    Video: Simoncelli's heavy accident (shocking footage)

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  33. Simoncelli's death a result of multiple injuries 14:03

    Simoncelli's death a result of multiple injuries

    Marco Simoncelli died of multiple injuries during this afternoon's Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang, MotoGP's Medical Director Michele Macchiagodena has…

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  34. Simoncelli dies following heavy crash 10:05

    Simoncelli dies following heavy crash

    Marco Simoncelli has died following a horrific accident during the Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday, with the Gresini man being rushed to the medical centre after…

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  35. Malaysian Grand Prix cancelled 09:33

    Malaysian Grand Prix cancelled

    The Malaysian Grand Prix has been cancelled following a massive crash on the second lap of the race, with officials ultimately opting not to restart…

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  36. Race stopped after Simoncelli crash 09:18

    Race stopped after Simoncelli crash

    The Malaysian Grand Prix has been red flagged following a major accident on Lap 2, with Gresini's Marco Simoncelli losing his helmet and lying motionless on the…

    MotoGP
  37. Wednesday 28 September 2011

  38. Simoncelli to stay at Gresini in 2012 09:45

    Simoncelli to stay at Gresini in 2012

    Marco Simoncelli will continue to race for Gresini during the 2012 MotoGP season, having signed a one year extension to his contract with the Italian squad. The…

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  39. Tuesday 27 September 2011

  40. Simoncelli joins Hirvonen in WRC car 02:30

    Simoncelli joins Hirvonen in WRC car

    A MotoGP star met a World Rally star as Marco Simoncelli and Mikko Hirvonen gathered for a special test at Carlisle Airfield in Cumbria. The event, organised by…

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  41. Sunday 14 August 2011

  42. Simoncelli: We never lost our faith 17:50

    Simoncelli: We never lost our faith

    Marco Simoncelli says he never gave up hope of achieving his maiden podium finish this season, thanking the Gresini team for supporting him through a period of…

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  43. Tuesday 9 August 2011

  44. Simoncelli: We must score positive results 11:07

    Simoncelli: We must score positive results

    Gresini Honda's Marco Simoncelli is determined to record a string of improved results during the second half of the season, with the Italian rider enduring a…

    MotoGP
  45. Friday 15 July 2011

  46. Simoncelli ‘not totally happy’ with bike setup 17:37

    Simoncelli ‘not totally happy’ with bike setup

    Marco Simoncelli insists there is more work to do before he feels totally comfortable on his Honda Gresini bike at the Sachsenring, with the Italian admitting…

    MotoGP
  47. Simoncelli stays fastest in second practice 14:26

    Simoncelli stays fastest in second practice

    Marco Simoncelli maintained his authority over the rest of the MotoGP field at the Sachsenring this afternoon, topping the timesheets with an improved effort of…

    MotoGP
  48. Simoncelli leads action-packed opening practice 10:00

    Simoncelli leads action-packed opening practice

    Gresini rider Marco Simoncelli set the fastest time during Friday's opening practice session at the Sachsenring, touring the 3.700-km (2.299-mi) German circuit…

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  49. Sunday 3 July 2011

  50. Simoncelli quickest in Mugello warm-up 09:30

    Simoncelli quickest in Mugello warm-up

    Gresini rider Marco Simoncelli led the way during this morning’s warm-up session at Mugello, posting a time of 1:48.430 to edge ahead of Repsol Honda’s…

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  51. Friday 1 July 2011

  52. Simoncelli sets early Mugello pace 10:17

    Simoncelli sets early Mugello pace

    Marco Simoncelli posted the fastest lap in this morning’s first practice session at Mugello, with the Italian stealing the top spot in front of his home…

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  53. Friday 24 June 2011

  54. Simoncelli: I just want the race to go to plan 20:57

    Simoncelli: I just want the race to go to plan

    Marco Simoncelli is fully focused on converting his well-earned pole position into victory at Assen on Sunday afternoon, with the Gresini rider losing out on…

    MotoGP
  55. Simoncelli on pole for Dutch TT 13:55

    Simoncelli on pole for Dutch TT

    After locking out the practice sessions of Thursday and Friday morning, Marco Simoncelli proceeded to clinch his second career pole position for Saturday’s…

    MotoGP
  56. Simoncelli still fastest as Hondas crash 10:20

    Simoncelli still fastest as Hondas crash

    Marco Simoncelli remained quickest as practice finally resumed at Assen on Friday morning. Following the cancellation of the second session yesterday, the…

    MotoGP
  57. Thursday 23 June 2011

  58. Simoncelli tops wet first practice at Assen 10:02

    Simoncelli tops wet first practice at Assen

    Gresini's Marco Simoncelli led the way in Thursday’s first practice session ahead of the Dutch TT. With a best lap time of 1:49.036 as rain fell at Assen, the…

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  59. Sunday 5 June 2011

  60. Simoncelli fastest in wet warm-up 09:15

    Simoncelli fastest in wet warm-up

    Honda Gresini's Marco Simoncelli remained fastest as the riders took to the Circuit de Catalunya for a final time ahead of this afternoon’s Catalan Grand…

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  61. Saturday 4 June 2011

  62. I didn’t expect pole, admits Simoncelli 18:03

    I didn’t expect pole, admits Simoncelli

    Marco Simoncelli has revealed that he believed pole position was out of reach ahead of qualifying at the Circuit de Catalunya this afternoon, with Casey Stoner…

    MotoGP
  63. Simoncelli claims first MotoGP pole 14:30

    Simoncelli claims first MotoGP pole

    Marco Simoncelli will start Sunday's Catalan Grand Prix from the front of the grid, setting a time of 1:42.413 to take his first ever MotoGP pole position at…

    MotoGP
  64. Thursday 2 June 2011

  65. Simoncelli reprimanded over Pedrosa collision 16:31

    Simoncelli reprimanded over Pedrosa collision

    Marco Simoncelli has been official warned by MotoGP officials after the coming together between himself and Dani Pedrosa in the French Grand Prix. Summoned to…

    MotoGP
  66. Tuesday 31 May 2011

  67. Simoncelli to be questioned over Pedrosa shunt 09:22

    Simoncelli to be questioned over Pedrosa shunt

    MotoGP officials have requested via a statement that Marco Simoncelli speaks to stewards at this weekend’s Catalan Grand Prix. The Italian was the other half…

    MotoGP
  68. Monday 2 May 2011

  69. Simoncelli heads post-race test session 23:58

    Simoncelli heads post-race test session

    After a second place qualifying slot came to nothing in the Portuguese Grand Prix, Marco Simoncelli returned to the forefront of the timesheets by topping the…

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  70. Friday 29 April 2011

  71. Simoncelli stays fastest on Friday afternoon 15:32

    Simoncelli stays fastest on Friday afternoon

    Marco Simoncelli continued to lead the way as the second practice session was staged in Portugal on Friday afternoon. The Gresini rider this time enjoyed a…

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  72. Simoncelli heads opening Estoril practice 11:17

    Simoncelli heads opening Estoril practice

    Marco Simoncelli and Honda Gresini led the way as MotoGP burst back into life at Estoril on Friday. With a best effort of 1:38.032, the Italian topped the…

    MotoGP
  73. Tuesday 15 March 2011

  74. Simoncelli targets top five in Qatar 15:02

    Simoncelli targets top five in Qatar

    Marco Simoncelli is aiming for at least a top five result as the new MotoGP season begins in Qatar this weekend, with the Honda Gresini rider daring to admit…

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  75. Thursday 3 March 2011

  76. Gresini presents 2011 contender at Monza 12:19

    Gresini presents 2011 contender at Monza

    The Honda Gresini team, including riders Marco Simoncelli and Hiroshi Aoyama, have formally revealed their 2011 bike in the parkland surroundings of Monza. Also…

    MotoGP
  77. Thursday 3 February 2011

  78. Simoncelli fastest as MotoGP test ends 12:36

    Simoncelli fastest as MotoGP test ends

    Gresini Honda and Marco Simoncelli have ended MotoGP’s first pre-season test at the top of the timesheets, with the Italian having lapped Malaysia’s Sepang…

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  79. Monday 1 November 2010

  80. Dovizioso edges Simoncelli for third 14:22

    Dovizioso edges Simoncelli for third

    Andrea Dovizioso took third in Portugal on Sunday following a thrilling dice with Marco Simoncelli that went right down to the final corner. The battle was a…

    MotoGP
  81. Thursday 28 October 2010

  82. Simoncelli eyes another good race 05:00

    Simoncelli eyes another good race

    Honda Gresini’s Marco Simoncelli will be looking to maintain the momentum in Portugal this weekend after an encouraging run of the results in the recent three…

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  83. Tuesday 27 April 2010

  84. Simoncelli confidence boosted by tests 19:00

    Simoncelli confidence boosted by tests

    Regardless of the Motegi Grand Prix delay, 2010 newcomer Marco Simoncelli still travelled to Japan last week in order to be involved in wind tunnel testing…

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  85. Friday 5 February 2010

  86. Relieved Simoncelli uninjured after crash 17:11

    Relieved Simoncelli uninjured after crash

    Marco Simoncelli counted himself lucky after high siding his Gresini Honda in Sepang testing on Friday. The Italian rider, 250cc Champion of 2008, set a best…

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  87. Thursday 4 February 2010

  88. Satisfactory first day for Simoncelli 13:51

    Satisfactory first day for Simoncelli

    Marco Simoncelli was content following his first ever MotoGP test session on Thursday. Stepping up from the now defunct 250cc class, in which he finished third…

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  89. Friday 22 January 2010

  90. Gresini teams up with ZERORH+ 11:44

    Gresini teams up with ZERORH+

    The Honda Gresini team has announced a new partnership with ZERORH+, whose logos will appear on the side of the bikes ridden by Marco Melandri and Marco…

    MotoGP
  91. Wednesday 13 January 2010

  92. Simoncelli 'not talking' with old rivals 13:04

    Simoncelli 'not talking' with old rivals

    Marco Simoncelli has stressed that, under no uncertain terms, will he be seen talking with former 250cc sparring partners Álvaro Bautista and Hector Barberá…

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  93. Saturday 15 August 2009

  94. Melandri rejoins Gresini for 2010 12:53

    Melandri rejoins Gresini for 2010

    The Gresini Honda team has announced that Italy's Marco Melandri will be making the switch to the satellite outfit for next season. The experienced rider…

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  95. Thursday 25 June 2009

  96. Simoncelli joins Gresini for 2010 12:12

    Simoncelli joins Gresini for 2010

    The Honda Gresini team has completed a deal to sign 250cc Champion Marco Simoncelli for next year. The 22-year-old Italian, who is currently riding for the…

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