Jorge Lorenzo
Jun 4

MotoGP: Lorenzo Opens Contract Talks With Yamaha

Jorge Lorenzo wants to stay with Yamaha during his MotoGP career. (Photo: Getty Images)

wants to stay with during his career. (Photo: Getty Images)

Jorge Lorenzo opened talks with Yamaha for a new contract at this past weekend and has dismissed rumors that he wants the power to decide his teammate for 2015.

While Lorenzo claims that his “priority” is to remain at Yamaha and become a life-time MotoGP rider with the team, he continues to be linked to rumors of big money offer.

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Jun 2

MotoGP: Marquez Pushed To The Limit By Lorenzo

Marc Marquez (93) and Jorge Lorenzo (99) engaged in a thrilling battle in Sunday's Italian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

(93) and (99) engaged in a thrilling battle in Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

It was the closest of his six sensational wins this season and one in which Marc Marquez admitted he “nearly crashed” at every corner.

That’s what happens when you engage fierce rival Jorge Lorenzo in a titanic contest for supremacy at for the Italian Grand Prix.

Lorenzo’s dramatic return to his best form forced Marquez to new heights as he won his sixth consecutive race of the season by just 0.121s after 23 absorbing laps.

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Jun 1

MotoGP: Marquez Outduels Lorenzo To Win Sixth Straight Race

Marc Marquez won his sixth consecutive MotoGP race on Sunday. (Photo: Getty Images)

won his sixth consecutive race on Sunday. (Photo: Getty Images)

An intriguing duel between Marc Marquez and saw the former come out on top at , with joining them on the podium.

The two Spaniards put on a great show in front of the Italian crowd, battling for the lead for several laps, only for Marquez to clinch a sixth successive victory in 2014 by 0.121s on the final lap.

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May 31

MotoGP: Marquez Takes Mugello Pole To Extend Perfect Run

Marc Marquez has won all six poles in 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

has won all six poles in 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

Having taken pole at the Gran Premio d’Italia TIM on Saturday afternoon, Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) heads the grid again for Sunday’s sixth race of the year, with (Pramac Racing) and (Movistar ) also featured on the front row.

A 1:47.270 lap gave Marquez his sixth consecutive pole this year and his seventh successive top grid spot including Valencia last year, as his perfect form continued.

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May 22

MotoGP: Rossi on Marquez brilliance and Lorenzo mindset

LE MANS, FRANCE - MAY 18: Valentino Rossi of Italy and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP speaks during the press conference after the MotoGP race during the MotoGp Of France - Race on May 18, 2014 in Le Mans, France.  (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

, who has won nine titles since his debut in the 125 class in 1996, speaks during the press conference after the race in Le Mans, France. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari/Getty Images)

Valentino Rossi, who will be making his 300th start in his home race at next weekend, has joked that he wishes he had met earlier in his career, having witnessed the fantastic form of the current MotoGP™ World Champion.

The seven-time premier class title winner again finished second to the Spaniard in the fifth round of the World Championship at Le Mans in France last Sunday.

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