Stoner 'tried everything' to hold Lorenzo at bay

Stoner 'tried everything' to hold Lorenzo at bay

Casey Stoner has admitted that he tried his upmost to defend from Jorge Lorenzo on the final lap of this afternoon’s German Grand Prix, admitting that he thought the Spaniard’s move would be too risky. To the Australian’s surprise, his chief title rival moved into second at the final corner and cut the gap in the title race to just 15 points. Read more…

2011 German MotoGP Grand Prix
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  1. Sunday 17 July 2011

  2. 17:50

    Latest MotoGP photos: Sunday at the Sachsenring

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  3. Stoner 'tried everything' to hold Lorenzo at bay 17:16

    Stoner 'tried everything' to hold Lorenzo at bay

    Casey Stoner has admitted that he tried his upmost to defend from Jorge Lorenzo on the final lap of this afternoon’s German Grand Prix, admitting that he t...

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  4. Pedrosa wins thrilling German Grand Prix 13:47

    Pedrosa wins thrilling German Grand Prix

    Repsol Honda's Dani Pedrosa claimed victory in a race full of overtaking manoeuvres at the Sachsenring this afternoon, maintaining the gap to his rivals...

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  5. Stoner tops warmup at the Sachsenring 09:36

    Stoner tops warmup at the Sachsenring

    Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner set the fastest time during this morning’s warmup session ahead of the German Grand Prix, posting an effort of 1:22.132 to lead f...

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  6. Rossi 'very disappointed' with grid position 07:00

    Rossi 'very disappointed' with grid position

    Valentino Rossi was left to rue a series of ‘big problems’ during Saturday's qualifying session at the Sachsenring, with the seven-time Champion unable to pl...

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  7. Saturday 16 July 2011

  8. 18:05

    Latest MotoGP photos: Saturday at the Sachsenring

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  9. Pedrosa surprised by front row grid slot 18:01

    Pedrosa surprised by front row grid slot

    Dani Pedrosa has admitted that he was not expecting to grab a place on the front row for tomorrow afternoon’s 30-lap German Grand Prix. The recovering S...

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  10. Stoner praises team for late setup changes 17:42

    Stoner praises team for late setup changes

    Casey Stoner has thanked his Repsol Honda squad for the changes made to his bike throughout today’s qualifying session at the Sachsenring, stating that ‘big...

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  11. Lorenzo confident over victory chances 16:43

    Lorenzo confident over victory chances

    Jorge Lorenzo is fully focused on being ‘ready to fight for the victory’ at the Sachsenring on Sunday, admitting that many riders have a chance of winning du...

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  12. Stoner clinches Sachsenring pole 14:06

    Stoner clinches Sachsenring pole

    Casey Stoner stormed to his sixth pole position of the season at the Sachsenring this afternoon, pulling clear of his rivals in the final stages qualifying...

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  13. Lorenzo moves ahead at the Sachsenring 10:04

    Lorenzo moves ahead at the Sachsenring

    Jorge Lorenzo led the way during this morning’s final free practice at the Sachsenring, posting a late time of 1.22.112 to jump atop the timing screens. The...

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  14. Friday 15 July 2011

  15. 17:44

    Latest MotoGP photos: Friday at the Sachsenring

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  16. 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...

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  17. Pedrosa content despite early crash 17:21

    Pedrosa content despite early crash

    Repsol Honda rider Dani Pedrosa was left feeling upbeat after finishing third fastest at the Sachsenring on Friday, despite suffering an early fall in the...

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  18. 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...

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  19. 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...

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  20. Wednesday 13 July 2011

  21. Rossi keen to continue with new settings 14:42

    Rossi keen to continue with new settings

    Valentino Rossi hopes to continue evaluating changes to his Ducati as MotoGP arrives in Germany this weekend. Last time out, the Italian experimented with a...

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  22. Fitter Bautista excited about Sachsenring 09:40

    Fitter Bautista excited about Sachsenring

    Álvaro Bautista is thoroughly looking forward to this weekend’s German MotoGP, with the Suzuki rider now back up to full fitness levels. In the Italian race...

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  23. Tuesday 12 July 2011

  24. Germany will be easier, says Pedrosa 12:32

    Germany will be easier, says Pedrosa

    Dani Pedrosa is pleased that he is likely to be in less pain during this weekend’s German Grand Prix. The Honda rider, who was injured in his accident with M...

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  25. Thursday 7 July 2011

  26. Capirossi confirms comeback for Germany 08:54

    Capirossi confirms comeback for Germany

    Loris Capirossi will be back in action for the German MotoGP at the Sachsenring next weekend, it has been confirmed by the Pramac team. After dislocated his...

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