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  1. Wednesday 21 June 2017

  2. Viñales: Yamaha 'needs' podium finish 15:42

    Viñales: Yamaha 'needs' podium finish

    Maverick Viñales says that he and Yamaha "need" to record a podium finish at this weekend's Dutch TT, following the team's struggles last time out in…

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  3. Friday 9 June 2017

  4. Viñales perplexed by Barcelona pace deficit 18:19

    Viñales perplexed by Barcelona pace deficit

    Championship leader Maverick Viñales described his lack of pace during practice for the Catalan Grand Prix as "very strange" after he slumped to 16th overall…

    MotoGP
  5. Saturday 3 June 2017

  6. Rossi cruises clear in Mugello FP3 09:50

    Rossi cruises clear in Mugello FP3

    Yamaha's Valentino Rossi stormed to the front of the timesheets during third practice for the Italian Grand Prix, finishing comfortably clear of his…

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  7. Friday 2 June 2017

  8. Viñales feels 'really lucky' to avoid injury 16:51

    Viñales feels 'really lucky' to avoid injury

    Yamaha's Maverick Viñales says he feels "really lucky" to have escaped injury after a violent crash during Friday's second practice session for the Italian…

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  9. Thursday 1 June 2017

  10. Rossi declared fit to contest Italian GP 12:35

    Rossi declared fit to contest Italian GP

    Valentino Rossi has been cleared to contest this weekend's Italian Grand Prix at Mugello. Yamaha rider Rossi sustained mild thoracic and abdominal trauma…

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  11. Wednesday 31 May 2017

  12. Rossi requires clearance amid 'severe' pain 11:13

    Rossi requires clearance amid 'severe' pain

    Yamaha's Valentino Rossi will require clearance from MotoGP medical staff on Thursday in order to confirm his participation at the Italian Grand Prix, following…

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  13. Friday 26 May 2017

  14. Rossi to continue his recovery at home 20:36

    Rossi to continue his recovery at home

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi has been discharged from hospital, following Thursday's motocross accident. Rossi fell while riding at the Cross Club Cavallara in…

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  15. No further medical complications for Rossi 12:25

    No further medical complications for Rossi

    Yamaha says Valentino Rossi is making "positive progress" with his recovery after suffering mild injuries in a motocross accident on Thursday evening. Rossi…

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  16. Rossi injured in motocross training crash 07:04

    Rossi injured in motocross training crash

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi is recovering after sustaining mild injuries in a motocross training accident on Thursday evening. Rossi was at the Cross Club…

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  17. Monday 22 May 2017

  18. Rossi perplexed by last-lap Le Mans exit 08:42

    Rossi perplexed by last-lap Le Mans exit

    Valentino Rossi says he does not yet understand the cause of his last-lap crash at the French Grand Prix, as his prospects of victory were…

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  19. Sunday 21 May 2017

  20. Viñales victorious after last-lap Rossi errors 13:48

    Viñales victorious after last-lap Rossi errors

    Maverick Viñales claimed victory at an incredible French Grand Prix, after leader Valentino Rossi went wide on the final lap, before crashing out with just…

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  21. Viñales 'confident' over race prospects 09:22

    Viñales 'confident' over race prospects

    Maverick Viñales says he and Yamaha can be "confident" over its prospects at the French Grand Prix, with the Spaniard poised to start from pole…

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  22. Thursday 18 May 2017

  23. Rossi: Le Mans 'very important' for Yamaha 08:48

    Rossi: Le Mans 'very important' for Yamaha

    Valentino Rossi says the French Grand Prix will be "very important" for Yamaha and its title prospects, following a difficult weekend at Jerez last time…

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  24. Tuesday 9 May 2017

  25. Viñales, Rossi split over new chassis 12:30

    Viñales, Rossi split over new chassis

    Yamaha riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi offered contrasting opinions after testing the manufacturer's new chassis at Jerez on Monday. Following…

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  26. Viñales feared crash at 'every corner' 07:23

    Viñales feared crash at 'every corner'

    Yamaha's Maverick Viñales says he feared a crash at "nearly every corner" amid a difficult race for the manufacturer at the Spanish Grand Prix. Viñales…

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  27. Monday 24 April 2017

  28. Rossi's 2017 title lead 'a great surprise' 10:02

    Rossi's 2017 title lead 'a great surprise'

    Valentino Rossi says it comes as "a great surprise" to himself and Yamaha that he leads the MotoGP title race after the first three rounds of 2017. Rossi…

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  29. Friday 7 April 2017

  30. Rossi 'not comfortable' with Yamaha handling 22:00

    Rossi 'not comfortable' with Yamaha handling

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi has admitted that he is on the back foot after he languished down in 16th position during Friday practice for the Argentine Grand…

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  31. Monday 27 March 2017

  32. Viñales thrilled with 'incredible' Qatar win 10:58

    Viñales thrilled with 'incredible' Qatar win

    Maverick Viñales hailed an "incredible feeling" as he claimed victory on his Yamaha debut at the season-opening Qatar Grand Prix. Viñales, quickest…

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  33. Saturday 25 March 2017

  34. Rossi: Corner entry weakness hurting pace 14:22

    Rossi: Corner entry weakness hurting pace

    Yamaha's Valentino Rossi says he is still suffering from a lack of speed on corner entry after scraping through to Q2 at the season-opening Qatar Grand…

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  35. Friday 24 March 2017

  36. 'Confident' Viñales eyes race pace focus 00:22

    'Confident' Viñales eyes race pace focus

    Early Qatar Grand Prix pace-setter Maverick Viñales says he will focus on long-run speed after he bolted to the top of the times during the opening practice…

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  37. Sunday 12 March 2017

  38. Rossi hails 'important' lap after struggles 11:44

    Rossi hails 'important' lap after struggles

    Valentino Rossi praised Yamaha as he improved his feeling with the team's YZR-M1 in Qatar, after enduring a "very bad" previous test at Phillip…

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  39. Friday 17 February 2017

  40. Rossi 'not very happy' after second test 12:01

    Rossi 'not very happy' after second test

    Valentino Rossi declared himself "not very happy" at the end of MotoGP's Phillip Island test, after lapping significantly slower than Yamaha team-mate Maverick…

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  41. Thursday 16 February 2017

  42. Viñales describes 'big step' with Yamaha 11:18

    Viñales describes 'big step' with Yamaha

    Maverick Viñales has described a "big step" forward with the handling of his Yamaha YZR-M1 after setting the pace on the second day of MotoGP's pre-season test…

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  43. Thursday 2 February 2017

  44. Video of the Day: Yamaha riders at Sepang 05:28

    Video of the Day: Yamaha riders at Sepang

    Watch as Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales test Yamaha's 2017 MotoGP bike at Sepang.

    MotoGP
  45. Sunday 29 January 2017

  46. Video of the Day: Yamaha riders in Manila 05:00

    Video of the Day: Yamaha riders in Manila

    Watch as Movistar Yamaha riders Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales attend a promotional event in Manila.

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  47. Tuesday 24 January 2017

  48. Video of the Day: Rossi's Yamaha crew 05:46

    Video of the Day: Rossi's Yamaha crew

    Get to know the crew members who support Valentino Rossi throughout the MotoGP season at Yamaha.

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  49. Sunday 22 January 2017

  50. Rossi eyes Le Mans after MotoGP career 10:46

    Rossi eyes Le Mans after MotoGP career

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi says he would like to enter the Le Mans 24 Hours in the future and insists he has no regrets over opting not to switch to Formula 1…

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  51. Thursday 19 January 2017

  52. Rossi regards Viñales as 2017 title threat 14:30

    Rossi regards Viñales as 2017 title threat

    Valentino Rossi believes that new Yamaha team-mate Maverick Viñales has the ability to fight for the MotoGP championship from the outset, as the manufacturer…

    MotoGP
  53. Video: Rossi meets new team-mate Viñales 12:37

    Video: Rossi meets new team-mate Viñales

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi meets new team-mate Maverick Viñales ahead of the new MotoGP season.

    MotoGP
  54. Yamaha unveils 2017 YZR-M1 in Madrid 11:36

    Yamaha unveils 2017 YZR-M1 in Madrid

    Movistar Yamaha has unveiled its 2017 YZR-M1, which Valentino Rossi and newcomer Maverick Viñales will ride in this year's MotoGP championship. The updated…

    MotoGP
  55. Sunday 15 January 2017

  56. Yamaha set for 2017 launch on January 19 10:23

    Yamaha set for 2017 launch on January 19

    Yamaha will conduct its 2017 team presentation in the Spanish capital, Madrid, on January 19 (Thursday), where it will unveil the livery for its updated…

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  57. Friday 16 December 2016

  58. Rossi came 'very close' to Formula 1 drive 11:12

    Rossi came 'very close' to Formula 1 drive

    MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi came "very close" to competing in Formula 1 earlier in his career, following multiple test appearances with Ferrari, according to…

    F1
  59. Monday 31 October 2016

  60. Rossi: Drying track hurt tyre performance 11:24

    Rossi: Drying track hurt tyre performance

    Valentino Rossi admitted he was "optimistic" that he could take victory at the Malaysian Grand Prix before a drying circuit led to struggles with his front…

    MotoGP
  61. Sunday 23 October 2016

  62. Rossi knew podium was within reach 09:46

    Rossi knew podium was within reach

    Valentino Rossi says he knew a podium result was within his reach, and at one stage felt he could win, despite starting from 15th position at the Australian…

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  63. Saturday 22 October 2016

  64. Rossi says cold conditions hurting Yamaha 09:25

    Rossi says cold conditions hurting Yamaha

    Valentino Rossi believes that cold conditions at the Australian Grand Prix are hurting Yamaha, as the team slumped to one of its worst performances during…

    MotoGP
  65. Thursday 20 October 2016

  66. Rossi: Cold weather will be 'dangerous' 12:30

    Rossi: Cold weather will be 'dangerous'

    Valentino Rossi believes cool conditions at this weekend's Australian Grand Prix could be "dangerous" for riders, as they prepare to tackle the Phillip Island…

    MotoGP
  67. Saturday 15 October 2016

  68. Rossi takes pole after Márquez errors 07:00

    Rossi takes pole after Márquez errors

    Yamaha's Valentino Rossi claimed pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix after Repsol Honda rider Marc Márquez made a sequence of errors during qualifying at…

    MotoGP
  69. Friday 14 October 2016

  70. Rossi targets Yamaha gains under braking 14:46

    Rossi targets Yamaha gains under braking

    Valentino Rossi conceded that he endured a "difficult" second practice session for the Japanese Grand Prix and is hopeful Yamaha can make gains under…

    MotoGP
  71. Monday 26 September 2016

  72. Lorenzo: Crash helped me finish second 10:08

    Lorenzo: Crash helped me finish second

    Jorge Lorenzo reckons his warm-up crash was a crucial factor in him beating Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi to second position in Sunday afternoon's Aragón…

    MotoGP
  73. Monday 12 September 2016

  74. Rossi, Lorenzo in heated exchange over pass 09:04

    Rossi, Lorenzo in heated exchange over pass

    Yamaha team-mates Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo were involved in a heated exchange during the post-race press conference at Misano over the Italian's early…

    MotoGP
  75. Friday 9 September 2016

  76. Rossi tops messy first practice at Misano 10:10

    Rossi tops messy first practice at Misano

    Yamaha's Valentino Rossi topped Friday's first practice session for the San Marino Grand Prix at Misano, as five riders suffered crashes. Rossi held top spot…

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  77. Sunday 21 August 2016

  78. Rossi felt 'desperate' during initial laps 16:22

    Rossi felt 'desperate' during initial laps

    Valentino Rossi revealed he was "desperate" during the early stages of the Czech Republic Grand Prix before his tyre choice enabled him to come forwards and…

    MotoGP
  79. Thursday 18 August 2016

  80. Rossi 'curious' over Czech GP potential 15:45

    Rossi 'curious' over Czech GP potential

    Valentino Rossi says he is "curious" to see where he stands in relation to Yamaha team-mate Jorge Lorenzo at the Czech Grand Prix, after being outpaced last…

    MotoGP
  81. Monday 18 July 2016

  82. Rossi rues conditions in Germany slump 14:26

    Rossi rues conditions in Germany slump

    Yamaha's Valentino Rossi was left to rue the changeable weather conditions at the German Grand Prix as he slumped to eighth, losing further ground in the title…

    MotoGP
  83. Friday 24 June 2016

  84. Rossi to use standard frame at Assen 18:24

    Rossi to use standard frame at Assen

    Valentino Rossi has dropped Yamaha's new frame for the remainder of the Dutch TT, after testing it in practice, while team-mate Jorge Lorenzo is also…

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  85. Sunday 5 June 2016

  86. Rossi hails 'perfect' Catalan Grand Prix 16:19

    Rossi hails 'perfect' Catalan Grand Prix

    Valentino Rossi hailed a "perfect" Sunday after he collected victory during the Catalan Grand Prix, as he paid tribute to Luis Salom, who suffered fatal…

    MotoGP
  87. Rossi beats Márquez to Catalan GP victory 13:47

    Rossi beats Márquez to Catalan GP victory

    Valentino Rossi prevailed over Marc Márquez during a thrilling Catalan Grand Prix, as the Honda rider moved to the front of the standings at the expense of…

    MotoGP
  88. Thursday 2 June 2016

  89. Yamaha: Mugello failures down to ECU 14:25

    Yamaha: Mugello failures down to ECU

    Yamaha says that a rev limiter-related electronic problem caused Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi's failures at the Italian Grand Prix, during warm-up and the…

    MotoGP
  90. Monday 23 May 2016

  91. Rossi: Mugello DNF 'weighs very heavily' 10:05

    Rossi: Mugello DNF 'weighs very heavily'

    Valentino Rossi says his exit from his home Grand Prix in Italy "weighs very heavily" after rivals Jorge Lorenzo and Marc Márquez pulled clear in the…

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  92. Saturday 21 May 2016

  93. Rossi beats Viñales to pole at Mugello 14:02

    Rossi beats Viñales to pole at Mugello

    Valentino Rossi will start his home race from pole position after topping a close qualifying session at the Italian Grand Prix. Rossi registered a lap of…

    MotoGP
  94. Monday 9 May 2016

  95. Rossi: MotoGP title race 'wide open' 08:56

    Rossi: MotoGP title race 'wide open'

    Valentino Rossi believes the 2016 MotoGP title race is "wide open," with the leading three riders separated by only 12 points after the opening five Grands Prix…

    MotoGP
  96. Saturday 7 May 2016

  97. Rossi eyes gains after sub-par qualifying 16:45

    Rossi eyes gains after sub-par qualifying

    Valentino Rossi has admitted he was "not strong enough" in some areas after he could manage only seventh place during qualifying for the French Grand…

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  98. Wednesday 4 May 2016

  99. Rossi: Le Mans usually suits Yamaha 15:14

    Rossi: Le Mans usually suits Yamaha

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi is hopeful of claiming back-to-back MotoGP victories at this weekend's French Grand Prix, given the characteristics of Le Mans…

    MotoGP
  100. Monday 25 April 2016

  101. Rossi describes 'perfect' Jerez weekend 09:14

    Rossi describes 'perfect' Jerez weekend

    Valentino Rossi hailed a "perfect" weekend as he cruised to his first victory of the season at the Spanish Grand Prix, ahead of Yamaha team-mate Jorge…

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  102. Sunday 24 April 2016

  103. Rossi cruises to first 2016 win at Jerez 13:47

    Rossi cruises to first 2016 win at Jerez

    Valentino Rossi controlled proceedings at the Spanish Grand Prix to pick up his first victory of the 2016 season, ahead of Yamaha team-mate Jorge Lorenzo and…

    MotoGP
  104. Rossi: Michelin tyres aiding one lap pace 08:46

    Rossi: Michelin tyres aiding one lap pace

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi believes MotoGP's switch from Bridgestone to Michelin tyres for 2016 has aided his one lap pace, after he secured pole position for…

    MotoGP
  105. Saturday 23 April 2016

  106. Rossi beats Lorenzo to Jerez pole position 14:09

    Rossi beats Lorenzo to Jerez pole position

    Valentino Rossi produced a last gasp effort to snatch pole position from Yamaha team-mate Jorge Lorenzo for the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez. Lorenzo and…

    MotoGP
  107. Rossi moves ahead in third Jerez practice 09:48

    Rossi moves ahead in third Jerez practice

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi set the pace during Saturday's third practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez. Rossi surged to the front with a late…

    MotoGP
  108. Sunday 10 April 2016

  109. Yamaha pair confident of Márquez fight 10:10

    Yamaha pair confident of Márquez fight

    Yamaha riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi are confident that they can take the fight to Honda rival Marc Márquez at the Circuit of the Americas, despite…

    MotoGP
  110. Friday 8 April 2016

  111. Rossi: Lorenzo to Ducati would be 'bold' 09:44

    Rossi: Lorenzo to Ducati would be 'bold'

    Valentino Rossi says that it would be a "bold move" if Yamaha team-mate Jorge Lorenzo ultimately decided to leave the outfit for rivals Ducati at the end of the…

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