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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #100 on: June 27, 2008, 05:17:58 pm »
Stoner , Pedrosa , King Rossi

Gonna be a great race an dont forget the race is TOMORROW !!!!
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #101 on: June 28, 2008, 03:16:04 pm »
Stonered again. Yee Haa. Excellent ride from last for Edwards. And Rossi with a broken gear lever.
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #102 on: June 28, 2008, 04:36:04 pm »
Yea not much to smile about today.

Great race by Edwards though  :ricky:
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #103 on: June 28, 2008, 05:46:23 pm »
The less said about that race, the better :xxbah:
 

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #104 on: June 28, 2008, 09:32:30 pm »
Choof chaf daar val hy af.   >:D
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #105 on: June 29, 2008, 08:25:46 am »
Eish eish eish is all i can say ...

big up to edwards , he consistently outshines his replacement at the factory team.

edwards is the star of the year thus far i reckon...

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #106 on: June 30, 2008, 10:18:01 am »
I enjoyed the race. Rossi can fail under pressure and did. Showed he's also human. The ride of the day goes to Edwards.

But did you watch the SBK yesterday? WOW! When last did you see battles like that all down the field? They were riding like the 125's.
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #107 on: July 20, 2008, 11:58:44 pm »
Laguna, great race ! Rossi had Stoner covered.
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #108 on: July 21, 2008, 12:02:45 am »
The best race in ages, Rossi and Stoner rode the screws off those bikes.  :thumleft:

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #109 on: July 21, 2008, 12:19:26 am »
Damn that has to be one of the all time best races in MotoGP. The boys went at it tooth and nail....

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #110 on: July 21, 2008, 06:36:23 am »
For the first time, Stoner showed that he's abit of a woes when he moaned about the way that Rossi was overtaking him. Maybe he should be reminded that he's fighting for a world championship. None the less, awesome riding by both of them.
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #111 on: July 21, 2008, 06:37:59 am »
Brilliant race but Stoner had a long lip afterwards can't take the Rossi pressure. In the padock interview Stoner was complaining about the overtaking when Rossi was asked to comment he said "about what!".  :biggrin:
 

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #112 on: July 21, 2008, 10:15:46 am »
If Stoner doesn't want to be overtaken, then he should ride a little faster >:D
 

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #113 on: July 21, 2008, 10:24:17 am »
There has been less action at the front in MotoGP than in F1 this year.  That was until this race.

 I thought the tv coverage was brilliant.  They gave a more wide angle shot most of the time (as against the right up close shots in all the other races) so you could appreciate the speed & closeness of those two bikes through the corners.  To me it seemed as if the bikes were much faster than at any other race.

Rossi was so right to switch to Bridgestone & Pedrosa was correct to not even try racing in his condition when he was going to be on Michelin.

I expect Stoner to be stronger & ready for Rossi after this lesson in the big league.  I don't expect him to wilt like Gibernau & Biaggi.
 

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #114 on: July 21, 2008, 12:01:50 pm »
news just in , rossi apparently has singed for another 2 years with yamaha
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #115 on: July 21, 2008, 12:10:15 pm »
What a brilliant race, Rossi had Casey Moaner nailed at every corner.. Dam that Yamaha was nimble.. That Ducati did look a hand full in the corners..  Rossi and Casey raced a briliant race, even Rossi went off but managed to hold it. It was brilliant racing  ;D ;D ;D

Pity it was spoilt at the end by Casey Moaner  :dousing:

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #116 on: July 21, 2008, 06:35:42 pm »
Pity it was spoilt at the end by Casey Moaner 

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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #117 on: July 22, 2008, 08:22:36 am »
A brilliant race from both front runners.
So sad Rossi had to resort to violence to stay in front
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #118 on: August 18, 2008, 08:29:01 am »
Rossi da king has stoner psyched ..

check ole casey sommer falls off cos he could hear rossi and did not want to bump bikes again...


ROSSI ....

when the king falls he remounts an finishes to score a few points...the clown gives up
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Re: The 2008 MotoGP thread.
« Reply #119 on: August 18, 2008, 08:30:26 am »

Stoner is probably the man, but watch out for Pedrosa and Lorenzo!

I think Rossi made a big mistake changine from Michelin to Bridgestone as the team mate is on Michelins and ran better and smoother ride than Rossi. 


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