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  1. Monday 26 September 2016

  2. 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…

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  3. Monday 12 September 2016

  4. 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…

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  5. Saturday 10 September 2016

  6. Lorenzo flies to pole position at Misano 13:57

    Lorenzo flies to pole position at Misano

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo claimed his first MotoGP pole position since May as he led a Yamaha 1-2 during qualifying at Misano. Lorenzo has…

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  7. Friday 9 September 2016

  8. 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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  9. Monday 22 August 2016

  10. Lorenzo left to rue tyre 'mishap' at Brno 12:44

    Lorenzo left to rue tyre 'mishap' at Brno

    MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo was left to rue further "bad luck" as his chances of defending his crown took a hit at the Czech Republic Grand Prix. Lorenzo…

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  11. Sunday 21 August 2016

  12. 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…

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  13. Wednesday 17 August 2016

  14. Lorenzo out to cut points deficit further 15:12

    Lorenzo out to cut points deficit further

    Jorge Lorenzo is looking to further close on MotoGP championship leader Marc Márquez at this weekend's Czech Grand Prix, after gaining ground for the first…

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  15. Saturday 13 August 2016

  16. 05:42

    Video of the Day: Yamaha's racing pedigree

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  17. Monday 18 July 2016

  18. 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…

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  19. Saturday 16 July 2016

  20. Lorenzo says gains made amid crashes 17:04

    Lorenzo says gains made amid crashes

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo is adamant that he and Yamaha have made progress over the course of the German Grand Prix weekend despite an unusual spate…

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  21. Sunday 26 June 2016

  22. Lorenzo considered withdrawing at Assen 18:11

    Lorenzo considered withdrawing at Assen

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo has admitted he considered withdrawing from the Dutch TT as he struggled for performance at a rain-affected…

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  23. Saturday 25 June 2016

  24. Lorenzo 'didn't feel safe' in wet conditions 16:57

    Lorenzo 'didn't feel safe' in wet conditions

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo admitted that he "didn't feel safe or comfortable" riding in wet conditions as he struggled during qualifying for the…

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  25. Friday 24 June 2016

  26. 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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  27. Friday 3 June 2016

  28. Lorenzo moves ahead in second practice 14:03

    Lorenzo moves ahead in second practice

    Jorge Lorenzo moved to the top of the timesheets during Friday afternoon's second practice session for the Catalan Grand Prix. Lorenzo clocked a 1:41.712 on…

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  29. Thursday 2 June 2016

  30. 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…

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  31. Monday 23 May 2016

  32. 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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  33. Lorenzo lauds 'unexpected' Mugello victory 09:08

    Lorenzo lauds 'unexpected' Mugello victory

    Jorge Lorenzo hailed an "unexpected" victory at the Italian Grand Prix as he fractionally edged out Honda's Marc Márquez to extend his lead in the…

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  34. Sunday 22 May 2016

  35. Lorenzo beats Márquez in Mugello thriller 13:58

    Lorenzo beats Márquez in Mugello thriller

    Jorge Lorenzo beat Marc Márquez by just 0.019s during a thrilling climax to the Italian Grand Prix as Valentino Rossi retired due to an engine…

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  36. Thursday 19 May 2016

  37. Viñales to leave Suzuki for Yamaha 08:13

    Viñales to leave Suzuki for Yamaha

    Maverick Viñales will leave Suzuki for Yamaha at the end of the current MotoGP season, pairing up with Valentino Rossi, it was announced ahead of the Italian…

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  38. Monday 9 May 2016

  39. 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…

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  40. Sunday 8 May 2016

  41. Lorenzo dominates attrition-filled French GP 13:51

    Lorenzo dominates attrition-filled French GP

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo cruised to an unchallenged victory from pole position at the French Grand Prix, his second win of the season, in a…

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  42. Saturday 7 May 2016

  43. Lorenzo sets new record for Le Mans pole 13:58

    Lorenzo sets new record for Le Mans pole

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo claimed his second pole position of the year at Le Mans after dominating qualifying for the French Grand Prix. Lorenzo…

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  44. Friday 6 May 2016

  45. Lorenzo moves ahead in second practice 13:58

    Lorenzo moves ahead in second practice

    Jorge Lorenzo moved to the top of the timesheets during Friday afternoon's second practice session for the French Grand Prix. Lorenzo worked his way down to…

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  46. Wednesday 4 May 2016

  47. 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…

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  48. Monday 25 April 2016

  49. 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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  50. Sunday 24 April 2016

  51. 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…

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  52. 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…

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  53. Saturday 23 April 2016

  54. 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…

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  55. 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…

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  56. Friday 22 April 2016

  57. Lorenzo stays ahead in second practice 14:00

    Lorenzo stays ahead in second practice

    Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo remained at the top of the times during Friday's second practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez. Lorenzo trailed…

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  58. Lorenzo tops first practice at Jerez 10:12

    Lorenzo tops first practice at Jerez

    Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo set the standard during the first European practice session of the 2016 campaign at the Circuito de Jerez. Lorenzo dominated…

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  59. Wednesday 20 April 2016

  60. Lorenzo needed new challenge in career 15:10

    Lorenzo needed new challenge in career

    World Champion Jorge Lorenzo says he needed a new challenge in his career, after it was confirmed earlier this week that he will leave Yamaha at the end of the…

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  61. Tuesday 19 April 2016

  62. Lorenzo insists focus still with Yamaha 18:12

    Lorenzo insists focus still with Yamaha

    Reigning MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo insists his focus remains with Yamaha, despite confirming this week that he will move to Ducati in 2017. Lorenzo has…

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  63. Monday 18 April 2016

  64. Yamaha confirms Lorenzo to leave 15:08

    Yamaha confirms Lorenzo to leave

    Yamaha has confirmed that three-time World Champion Jorge Lorenzo will depart the team at the end of the current MotoGP season, clearing the way for an…

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  65. Sunday 10 April 2016

  66. 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…

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  67. Friday 8 April 2016

  68. 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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  69. Wednesday 6 April 2016

  70. Rossi 'lucky' after second half struggle 11:46

    Rossi 'lucky' after second half struggle

    Valentino Rossi believes he was "lucky" to finish on the podium in Argentina after struggling across the second half of the race. Rossi challenged Honda's…

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  71. Thursday 31 March 2016

  72. Lorenzo hopes to consolidate pace 09:23

    Lorenzo hopes to consolidate pace

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo is hoping to consolidate his form at this weekend's Grand Prix in Argentina, at a circuit where he has yet to achieve…

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  73. Wednesday 30 March 2016

  74. Rossi admits Argentina win repeat difficult 14:46

    Rossi admits Argentina win repeat difficult

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi has admitted that repeating his victory from last year's race in Argentina will be "difficult" and has targeted a podium finish…

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  75. Saturday 19 March 2016

  76. Lorenzo takes pole in tight Qatar session 18:24

    Lorenzo takes pole in tight Qatar session

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo claimed pole position for the season-opening Qatar Grand Prix with a rapid lap midway through the qualifying session at…

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  77. Rossi extends Yamaha deal until 2018 07:10

    Rossi extends Yamaha deal until 2018

    Yamaha has confirmed that MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi will remain in the sport until at least the end of 2018, after the Italian penned a new two-year deal…

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  78. Thursday 17 March 2016

  79. Lorenzo heads Yamaha 1-2 in FP1 18:00

    Lorenzo heads Yamaha 1-2 in FP1

    Jorge Lorenzo led a factory Yamaha 1-2 during the opening free practice session of the 2016 MotoGP season in Qatar on Thursday night. Lorenzo rose to the top…

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  80. Tuesday 15 March 2016

  81. Lorenzo feels 'very strong' for title defence 09:25

    Lorenzo feels 'very strong' for title defence

    Jorge Lorenzo says that he is feeling "very strong" ahead of his MotoGP championship defence in 2016, which kicks off with the Qatar Grand Prix this…

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  82. Friday 11 March 2016

  83. Agostini wants 'more respect' in MotoGP 08:26

    Agostini wants 'more respect' in MotoGP

    Motorcycle racing legend Giacomo Agostini has called on Valentino Rossi and Marc Márquez to show "more respect" in 2016, after a dramatic championship battle…

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  84. Sunday 6 March 2016

  85. Rossi expecting competitive MotoGP opener 14:32

    Rossi expecting competitive MotoGP opener

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi believes that several riders will be in contention at the front end of the grid when the MotoGP season begins in Qatar in two…

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  86. Friday 4 March 2016

  87. Lorenzo dominates final MotoGP test day 20:55

    Lorenzo dominates final MotoGP test day

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo sent out an ominous message to his MotoGP rivals as he dominated the final day of pre-season testing in Qatar. Lorenzo…

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  88. Wednesday 2 March 2016

  89. Lorenzo opens final Qatar test on top 21:47

    Lorenzo opens final Qatar test on top

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo set the quickest time on the opening day of MotoGP's final pre-season test at Losail in Qatar. Lorenzo posted a lap of…

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  90. Wednesday 17 February 2016

  91. 10:58

    Video: Yamaha in action at Phillip Island

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  92. Tuesday 16 February 2016

  93. 16:34

    Video: Yamaha birthday wishes for Rossi

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  94. Saturday 13 February 2016

  95. Rossi: Two-year contract extension or nothing 10:46

    Rossi: Two-year contract extension or nothing

    Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi says he will only stay in MotoGP beyond the end of 2016 if he is willing to commit to a new two-year deal with the team. Rossi…

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  96. Thursday 4 February 2016

  97. Lorenzo praises Michelin after first test 10:00

    Lorenzo praises Michelin after first test

    Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo has praised new MotoGP tyre supplier Michelin for the apparent improvements it has made to its products over the winter…

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  98. Wednesday 3 February 2016

  99. Lorenzo fastest as opening test ends 10:23

    Lorenzo fastest as opening test ends

    Jorge Lorenzo posted the quickest time on the third and final day of the first pre-season test at Malaysian Grand Prix venue Sepang. Reigning World Champion…

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  100. Tuesday 2 February 2016

  101. 15:22

    Video: Yamaha in action at Sepang test

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  102. Monday 1 February 2016

  103. Lorenzo on top as pre-season testing begins 10:41

    Lorenzo on top as pre-season testing begins

    Jorge Lorenzo comfortably set the pace as MotoGP pre-season testing got under way at Malaysian Grand Prix venue Sepang on Monday. Lorenzo clocked a best lap…

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  104. Saturday 30 January 2016

  105. 05:26

    Video of the Day: Rossi on MasterChef

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  106. Friday 22 January 2016

  107. Rossi's future will depend on 'first races' 14:22

    Rossi's future will depend on 'first races'

    Valentino Rossi says he would be keen to sign another contract with Yamaha beyond 2016, providing that he is competitive during the first few rounds of the…

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  108. Wednesday 20 January 2016

  109. Yamaha hopes riders move forward 'wiser' 12:38

    Yamaha hopes riders move forward 'wiser'

    Yamaha team boss Lin Jarvis is eager to "foster and retain" respect between Jorge Lorenzo, Valentino Rossi and rival riders during the 2016 season, after a…

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  110. Tuesday 19 January 2016

  111. Lorenzo learned to 'keep fighting' in 2015 08:22

    Lorenzo learned to 'keep fighting' in 2015

    Jorge Lorenzo reckons he learned to "keep fighting" in 2015, after overhauling Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi for the championship at the very final round of…

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  112. Monday 18 January 2016

  113. 'My hunger to win has only grown' – Rossi 13:24

    'My hunger to win has only grown' – Rossi

    Valentino Rossi says that his hunger to fight for further race wins and championships in MotoGP "has only grown" since his narrow 2015 title defeat to Yamaha…

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  114. 12:16

    Video: Yamaha 2016 YZR-M1 backstage

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