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  1. Thursday 17 November 2016

  2. Yamaha 'very impressed' by Viñales' start 09:45

    Yamaha 'very impressed' by Viñales' start

    Yamaha has hailed Maverick Viñales "very impressive" start to his Yamaha career after he topped the first two days of MotoGP's post-season test session in…

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  3. Wednesday 16 November 2016

  4. Viñales quickest as Valencia test concludes 16:34

    Viñales quickest as Valencia test concludes

    Yamaha's Maverick Viñales remained at the top of the timesheets on the second and final day of MotoGP's post-season test session at Valencia's Ricardo Tormo…

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  5. Tuesday 15 November 2016

  6. Viñales fastest for Yamaha in Valencia test 16:13

    Viñales fastest for Yamaha in Valencia test

    Maverick Viñales clocked the quickest time on his maiden outing for Yamaha as the MotoGP field gathered for the first test of the off-season at Valencia's…

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  7. Sunday 13 November 2016

  8. Lorenzo can 'sleep deeply' after Valencia win 14:31

    Lorenzo can 'sleep deeply' after Valencia win

    Jorge Lorenzo commented that he can "sleep deeply" as he ended his and Yamaha's lengthy victory drought on his 156th and final MotoGP outing for the…

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  9. Lorenzo victorious on Yamaha farewell 13:56

    Lorenzo victorious on Yamaha farewell

    Jorge Lorenzo ended his and Yamaha's win drought as he cruised to victory on his last start for the manufacturer at Valencia's Ricardo Tormo…

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  10. Saturday 12 November 2016

  11. Lorenzo beats own record for Valencia pole 13:57

    Lorenzo beats own record for Valencia pole

    Jorge Lorenzo will start his final race for Yamaha from pole position after he broke his own lap record three times during qualifying at Valencia's Ricardo…

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  12. Friday 11 November 2016

  13. Lorenzo fastest in second Valencia session 13:59

    Lorenzo fastest in second Valencia session

    Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo maintained his superiority as he clocked the quickest time during second practice for the final round of the MotoGP season at…

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  14. Lorenzo leads Yamaha 1-2 in Valencia FP1 09:50

    Lorenzo leads Yamaha 1-2 in Valencia FP1

    Jorge Lorenzo led Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi during first practice in Valencia after posting a sequence of rapid laps during the closing stages of the…

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  15. Thursday 10 November 2016

  16. In photos: Lorenzo's career with Yamaha 09:46

    In photos: Lorenzo's career with Yamaha

    Jorge Lorenzo will start his 156th and final MotoGP race with Yamaha in Valencia this weekend, before switching to Ducati for 2017. GPUpdate.net reflects on the…

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  17. Wednesday 9 November 2016

  18. Lorenzo hopes to leave Yamaha with win 14:02

    Lorenzo hopes to leave Yamaha with win

    Jorge Lorenzo has set his sights on claiming victory in his final MotoGP race for Yamaha at this weekend's Valencian Grand Prix, before joining rival outfit…

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  19. Sunday 23 October 2016

  20. 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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  21. Saturday 22 October 2016

  22. 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…

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  23. Monday 17 October 2016

  24. Lorenzo: Márquez deserves 2016 title 10:16

    Lorenzo: Márquez deserves 2016 title

    Jorge Lorenzo says Marc Márquez deserves the 2016 MotoGP title after the Repsol Honda rider succeeded his compatriot as champion at the Japanese Grand…

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  25. Wednesday 12 October 2016

  26. Lorenzo eyes end to Yamaha drought 14:48

    Lorenzo eyes end to Yamaha drought

    Jorge Lorenzo is optimistic that Yamaha will be able to end its victory drought when it returns to home soil at this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix. Yamaha…

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  27. Friday 7 October 2016

  28. Lorenzo enjoys 'dream' Mercedes F1 test 02:12

    Lorenzo enjoys 'dream' Mercedes F1 test

    Jorge Lorenzo described a "dream come true" after he tested one of Mercedes' hybrid Formula 1 cars at Silverstone on Thursday, as part of a sponsor…

    F1
  29. Monday 26 September 2016

  30. 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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  31. Monday 12 September 2016

  32. 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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  33. Saturday 10 September 2016

  34. 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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  35. Friday 9 September 2016

  36. 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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  37. Monday 22 August 2016

  38. 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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  39. Sunday 21 August 2016

  40. 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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  41. Wednesday 17 August 2016

  42. 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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  43. Saturday 13 August 2016

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    Video of the Day: Yamaha's racing pedigree

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  45. Monday 18 July 2016

  46. 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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  47. Saturday 16 July 2016

  48. 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…

    MotoGP
  49. Sunday 26 June 2016

  50. 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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  51. Saturday 25 June 2016

  52. 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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  53. Friday 24 June 2016

  54. 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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  55. Friday 3 June 2016

  56. 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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  57. Thursday 2 June 2016

  58. 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
  59. Monday 23 May 2016

  60. 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…

    MotoGP
  61. 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…

    MotoGP
  62. Sunday 22 May 2016

  63. 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…

    MotoGP
  64. Thursday 19 May 2016

  65. 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…

    MotoGP
  66. Monday 9 May 2016

  67. 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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  68. Sunday 8 May 2016

  69. 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…

    MotoGP
  70. Saturday 7 May 2016

  71. 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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  72. Friday 6 May 2016

  73. 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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  74. Wednesday 4 May 2016

  75. 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
  76. Monday 25 April 2016

  77. 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…

    MotoGP
  78. Sunday 24 April 2016

  79. 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
  80. 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
  81. Saturday 23 April 2016

  82. 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
  83. 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
  84. Friday 22 April 2016

  85. 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…

    MotoGP
  86. 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…

    MotoGP
  87. Wednesday 20 April 2016

  88. 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…

    MotoGP
  89. Tuesday 19 April 2016

  90. 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…

    MotoGP
  91. Monday 18 April 2016

  92. 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…

    MotoGP
  93. Sunday 10 April 2016

  94. 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
  95. Friday 8 April 2016

  96. 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…

    MotoGP
  97. Wednesday 6 April 2016

  98. 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…

    MotoGP
  99. Thursday 31 March 2016

  100. 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…

    MotoGP
  101. Wednesday 30 March 2016

  102. 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…

    MotoGP
  103. Saturday 19 March 2016

  104. 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…

    MotoGP
  105. 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…

    MotoGP
  106. Thursday 17 March 2016

  107. 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…

    MotoGP
  108. Tuesday 15 March 2016

  109. 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…

    MotoGP
  110. Friday 11 March 2016

  111. 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…

    MotoGP
  112. Sunday 6 March 2016

  113. 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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