Melandri in need of a 'miracle'

Melandri in need of a 'miracle'

Honda Gresini rider Marco Melandri is pretty pessimistic about his prospects in Portugal this coming weekend, the penultimate round in the 2010 MotoGP World Championship, and after a tough season he isn’t expecting Estoril to be any less enduring. Read more…

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  1. Wednesday 27 October 2010

  2. Melandri in need of a 'miracle' 09:49

    Melandri in need of a 'miracle'

    Honda Gresini rider Marco Melandri is pretty pessimistic about his prospects in Portugal this coming weekend, the penultimate round in the 2010 MotoGP World…

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  3. Monday 6 September 2010

  4. Melandri confirmed by Yamaha in World Superbikes 10:03

    Melandri confirmed by Yamaha in World Superbikes

    Shortly after the Gresini Honda MotoGP team released a press release stating that it will be parting company with Marco Melandri at the end of the current…

    MotoGP
  5. Melandri to part company with Gresini 08:46

    Melandri to part company with Gresini

    It has been confirmed by the Honda Gresini team that Italy’s Marco Melandri will be leaving the outfit at the end of the current season, which has proven to…

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  6. Wednesday 30 June 2010

  7. Melandri keen to make successful Barcelona comeback 14:33

    Melandri keen to make successful Barcelona comeback

    Marco Melandri is confident that he will be able to take part in this weekend’s Catalan Grand Prix despite missing last Saturday’s round at Assen after…

    MotoGP
  8. Friday 25 June 2010

  9. Melandri to miss Dutch TT 14:19

    Melandri to miss Dutch TT

    It has been confirmed that Honda Gresini man Marco Melandri will not take part in this weekend’s Dutch TT at Assen following his crash in practice on Friday.…

    MotoGP
  10. Wednesday 2 June 2010

  11. Melandri more positive about Mugello 13:35

    Melandri more positive about Mugello

    Marco Melandri heads into his home Grand Prix in a more confident mood than earlier this season, having enjoyed top ten results in the last two races. After a…

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  12. Wednesday 19 May 2010

  13. I can put up a fight, says Melandri 17:50

    I can put up a fight, says Melandri

    After following up from his disastrously embarrassing start to the season in Qatar with a more respectable eighth place finish in Spain, Marco Melandri is…

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  14. Thursday 29 April 2010

  15. Melandri targets front grip improvement 13:00

    Melandri targets front grip improvement

    Marco Melandri suffered a disastrously embarrassing start to the campaign in Qatar earlier this month although the Italian is pleased to have made the most of…

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  16. Friday 22 January 2010

  17. 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
  18. Saturday 15 August 2009

  19. 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…

    MotoGP
  20. Thursday 26 February 2009

  21. Kawasaki to start 2009 season with Melandri 15:49

    Kawasaki to start 2009 season with Melandri

    Kawasaki has announced that after constructive talks between Kawasaki, Dorna and other involved parties, a new one-rider team will participate in the 2009…

    MotoGP
  22. Tuesday 10 February 2009

  23. Melandri to make Speedcar debut in Qatar 14:13

    Melandri to make Speedcar debut in Qatar

    MotoGP star Marco Melandri will be making his Speedcar Series debut at the Losail International Circuit on February 12-14, 2009. The World Champion of the 2002…

    MotoGP
  24. Sunday 14 September 2008

  25. Kawasaki confirms Melandri for 2009 18:42

    Kawasaki confirms Melandri for 2009

    Marco Melandri will join Anthony Hopkins at the Kawasaki Racing team in MotoGP next season. The Italian signed a two-year contract with the Japanese bike…

    MotoGP
  26. Wednesday 20 August 2008

  27. Melandri confirms Kawasaki move 18:37

    Melandri confirms Kawasaki move

    Marco Melandri has revealed that he will ride for Kawasaki next season, after his fruitless year with Ducati comes to an end. "I hope to get good results in…

    MotoGP
  28. Sunday 13 July 2008

  29. Melandri to leave Ducati 13:25

    Melandri to leave Ducati

    Marco Melandri will leave the Ducati team at the end of this season, the rider's manager has confirmed. Melandri was due to stay with the team until the end of…

    MotoGP
  30. Tuesday 4 March 2008

  31. Melandri can't wait to race with GP8 09:31

    Melandri can't wait to race with GP8

    Ducati Marlboro Team rider Marco Melandri is keen to start racing for his new team Ducati. The Italian impressed many with his strong performance in 2007 at…

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  32. Friday 30 November 2007

  33. Melandri completes final day of testing for Ducati 09:18

    Melandri completes final day of testing for Ducati

    On Thursday it was only Marco Melandri who came on track for the Ducati Marlboro Team. The Italian completed a total of 68 laps. His team-mate Casey Stoner flew…

    MotoGP
  34. Thursday 8 November 2007

  35. Stoner and Melandri happy with Ducati's two-day test 11:04

    Stoner and Melandri happy with Ducati's two-day test

    The Ducati Marlboro Team today concluded its two-day test at Valencia with World Champion Casey Stoner continuing to dominate with his impressive pace and new…

    MotoGP
  36. Wednesday 7 November 2007

  37. 11:52

    Melandri enjoys first day with Ducati

    Marco Melandri had his first outing for the Ducati Marlboro MotoGP team on Tuesday. The Italian completed 44 laps on his first day with a fastest lap of…

    MotoGP
  38. Monday 10 September 2007

  39. Motivated Melandri looking forward to Estoril 11:57

    Motivated Melandri looking forward to Estoril

    Melandri, on the back of a creditable sixth place in Germany, a podium at Laguna Seca and fourth place at Misano, confirmed his good form in the test…

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  40. Friday 31 August 2007

  41. Melandri impressive on comeback 12:20

    Melandri impressive on comeback

    Marco Melandri set a surprise pace in the opening practice for this weekend's MotoGP event at a very wet Misano. The Honda Gresini rider is back on form after…

    MotoGP
  42. Tuesday 28 August 2007

  43. Melandri hopes to be fit for Misano 14:24

    Melandri hopes to be fit for Misano

    Honda Gresini rider Marco Melandri is hoping to be fully fit for his home race this weekend at Misano after being forced to pull out of the Czech round at…

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  44. Wednesday 22 August 2007

  45. Melandri won't need neck surgery 17:39

    Melandri won't need neck surgery

    Honda Gresini rider Marco Melandri is releaved he does not need a surgery on his neck. In Imola Melandri underwent a number of medical checks and the…

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  46. Saturday 18 August 2007

  47. Melandri out of Czech weekend 21:20

    Melandri out of Czech weekend

    Gresini Honda rider Marco Melandri has pulled out of this weekend's Czech Grand Prix after his neck pain did not get any better on Satirday. He originally…

    MotoGP
  48. Tuesday 14 August 2007

  49. Elias and Melandri pass fitness test 13:34

    Elias and Melandri pass fitness test

    Both Toni Elias and Marco Melandri are found fit to race at this weekend's Czech Grand Prix at Brno. The duo passed late finess tests on Monday at Misano after…

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  50. Monday 23 July 2007

  51. Melandri joins Ducati in 2008 17:34

    Melandri joins Ducati in 2008

    The Ducati MotoGP team announced that the team will see Marco Melandri join Casey Stoner in 2008 at the Italian team for two seasons. Stoner renewed his…

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  52. Friday 29 June 2007

  53. Melandri on form as Elias undergoes surgery 19:47

    Melandri on form as Elias undergoes surgery

    Marco Melandri narrowly missed out on a front row start for the Dutch TT today after being edged out in the final seconds of qualifying practice by Randy De…

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  54. Thursday 28 June 2007

  55. Melandri: We're going through a difficult period 10:59

    Melandri: We're going through a difficult period

    Marco Melandri is not happy the way things are going this MotoGP season. The Italian Honda Gresini rider has admitted he is going through a difficult period in…

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  56. Friday 1 June 2007

  57. Difficult first day for Melandri 21:02

    Difficult first day for Melandri

    The first day of the Grand Prix of Italy was hit by a torrential rainstorm at Mugello, causing an unwelcome setback for Honda Gresini's rider Marco Melandri…

    MotoGP
  58. Tuesday 29 May 2007

  59. Melandri looking forward to home Grand Prix 13:24

    Melandri looking forward to home Grand Prix

    In the upcoming weekend the MotoGP riders will travel to Italy for the sixth round in the MotoGP championship. The race will be held at the Mugello track.…

    MotoGP
  60. Saturday 19 May 2007

  61. Good result for Gresini 20:17

    Good result for Gresini

    Toni Elias and Marco Melandri will start from the second and third rows in the Grand Prix of France tomorrow after the Honda Gresini pair qualified in sixth and…

    MotoGP
  62. Friday 18 May 2007

  63. Melandri fastest on first day at Le Mans 17:29

    Melandri fastest on first day at Le Mans

    Marco Melandri has set the fastest time on the opening day of the French Grand Prix at Le Mans. The Italian set his fastest lap time at 1.35.319. He was…

    MotoGP
  64. Sunday 6 May 2007

  65. Fighting fifth for Melandri 13:57

    Fighting fifth for Melandri

    Honda Gresini rider Marco Melandri took fifth place in the Grand Prix of China with a determined performance. After getting a good start Melandri moved up to…

    MotoGP
  66. Saturday 5 May 2007

  67. Melandri ready to fight from second row 17:01

    Melandri ready to fight from second row

    Marco Melandri is ready to go on the offensive from the second row of the grid in the Grand Prix of China after qualifying in his best position of the season at…

    MotoGP
  68. Friday 27 April 2007

  69. Melandri hopes to improve qualifying 11:24

    Melandri hopes to improve qualifying

    Marco Melandri had a difficult qualifying run in Turkey last weekend, but the Italian showed an incredible performance on his Honda bike by finishing the race…

    MotoGP
  70. Saturday 21 April 2007

  71. Gresini riders disappointed 18:40

    Gresini riders disappointed

    The Grand Prix of Turkey promises to be a real challenge for the Team Honda Gresini riders as they start from the fourth and fifth rows of the grid. After…

    MotoGP
  72. Tuesday 10 April 2007

  73. Melandri sees Turkish three-feat as tough task 19:01

    Melandri sees Turkish three-feat as tough task

    Marco Melandri has been the only winner at the Istanbul Park circuit since the Turkish track welcomed MotoGP in 2005. The Italian took victory at the first…

    MotoGP
  74. Wednesday 28 March 2007

  75. Gresini riders happy with setup work 15:08

    Gresini riders happy with setup work

    Honda Gresini riders Marco Melandri and Toni Elias finished the second and final day of testing top of the timesheets. Both riders are happy to have made…

    MotoGP
  76. Gresini riders on top in Jerez 00:56

    Gresini riders on top in Jerez

    Marco Melandri and his team-mate Toni Elias were the two fastest drivers in Jerez on Wednesday at the second and final day of testing. Randy de Puniet was…

    MotoGP
  77. Monday 19 March 2007

  78. Gresini riders ready for exciting Grand Prix 13:09

    Gresini riders ready for exciting Grand Prix

    MotoGP will travel to Jerez de la Frontera, Spain, this weekend for the second round of the 2007 MotoGP championship. The Gresini riders Marco Melandri and Toni…

    MotoGP
  79. Friday 23 February 2007

  80. Gresini riders ready for start of the season 12:09

    Gresini riders ready for start of the season

    After a long series of winter testing overseas, the MotoGP comes back to Europe for the last appointment before the start of the championship, on the 10th of…

    MotoGP
  81. Wednesday 31 January 2007

  82. Melandri and Elias keep improving 13:13

    Melandri and Elias keep improving

    Marco Melandri and Toni Elias were back on track today as the second MotoGP test of 2007 resumed at Phillip Island, Australia. The fine weather allowed the…

    MotoGP
  83. Tuesday 23 January 2007

  84. Melandri confident after second day at Sepang 13:22

    Melandri confident after second day at Sepang

    Action goes on at Sepang, Malaysia, for the first test session of the 2007 season, in preparation of World Championship. Today the Honda Gresini riders…

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