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MotoGP Germany: Valentino Rossi: 'All the Yamahas are struggling'. 15 Jul 2016

Arguably the fastest rider at the last three races, Valentino Rossi began the German MotoGP weekend down in 14th place after Friday practice. Unexpectedly cold conditions seemed to hit all of the Yamaha riders especially hard.


MotoGP Germany: Rossi: Understanding tyres will be key. 13 Jul 2016

Valentino Rossi is wary of the 'particular' nature of the Sachsenring circuit and believes the performance of Michelin's new asymmetric front tyre compound – along with the unpredictable weather – will be key in the weekend's events. The nine-time world champion was left reeling from a crash


MotoGP Netherlands: Valentino Rossi: ‘A stupid mistake’. 26 Jun 2016

Valentino Rossi was bitterly disappointed to throw away a golden chance to claim points on his MotoGP title rivals at Assen on Sunday. Fast all weekend, the Italian was holding third when a rain storm forced the original race to be halted. The Movistar Yamaha rider than charged into the


MotoGP Netherlands: Rossi: Rear tyre decision made difference. 25 Jun 2016

Valentino Rossi's decision to pit and fit a new rear wet tyre paid dividends as the Movistar Yamaha rider sealed a front row start in second place at Assen. Rossi, who won his seventh premier class race at the Dutch TT last year, had only planned on completing one time attack but changed his


MotoGP Netherlands: Rossi to discard new Yamaha chassis. 23 Jun 2016

Valentino Rossi will not use Yamaha's new chassis from now after tests during free practice at Assen confirmed his preference for the frame he was using before the shakedown in Barcelona just under three weeks ago. Third in the world championship coming to the Netherlands, Rossi was second f


MotoGP Netherlands: Rossi confident over Dutch TT prospects. 23 Jun 2016

Last year's Dutch TT winner Valentino Rossi says he is high on confidence as the Movistar Yamaha rider bids for another premier class victory at Assen this weekend. Rossi, who won last time out at Catalunya, has been in terrific form at the European rounds of the MotoGP World Championship in


MotoGP Catalunya: Rossi: Marquez handshake ‘right thing to go’. 05 Jun 2016

An emotional Catalunya MotoGP weekend ended with Valentino Rossi and Marc Marquez shaking hands for the first time since 2015. Once friends, the pair's relationship went into meltdown over claims by Rossi that Marquez was trying to help Jorge Lorenzo win last year's title.


MotoGP Catalunya: Rossi: We spoke about Turn 12 for six years… 04 Jun 2016

Valentino Rossi has stated that the Grand Prix Safety Commission has discussed the possible dangers of Turn 12 at the Circuit of Barcelona “for six years”. The paddock was still reeling after Luis Salom's tragic death, caused by an accident at that very corner on Friday afternoon, an inciden


MotoGP Catalunya: Rossi ‘worried’ by engine woe, but Mugello ‘unlucky’. 01 Jun 2016

Valentino Rossi does not expect any further consequences following Yamaha's engine issues at Mugello. The Italian was forced out of his race in cloud of smoke, while fighting for the lead, leaving him 37 points behind team-mate and title leader Jorge Lorenz o heading into this weekend's Cata


MotoGP Italy: Rossi’s Mugello 'dream' goes up in smoke. 22 May 2016

Valentino Rossi's hopes of a first home Italian MotoGP victory since 2008 went up in smoke at Mugello on Sunday. The home star had been supported by yellow smoke from the passionate fans packing the hillsides all weekend.


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