The MotoGP field returns to France this weekend for the fifth round of 2014. Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez has dominated proceedings so far this year, already making him the 16th most successful rider for race wins in the history of the World Championship.Le Mans, Marc Marquez, MotoGP
Danilo Petrucci has been operated on following the crash he suffered in Sunday morning’s warm-up session for the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez. As a result, the IodaRacing Project rider will sit out of next weekend’s French Grand Prix
Petrucci becomes the third MotoGP rider this week to go under the knife, with Dani Pedrosa and Stefan Bradl having undergone surgery for arm pump. In the case of Petrucci, the operation was to address the fractured left wrist the Italian suffered after losing control on the exit of Turn 3 at Jerez.Danilo Petrucci, Le Mans, MotoGP
Nicky Hayden has provided an update on his condition ahead of the Monster Energy Grand Prix de France, having missed the post-race Monday test at Jerez due to swelling around an old wrist injury.
The Drive M7 Aspar rider saw a wrist injury – which required surgery in 2013 – become inflamed over the weekend of the Spanish Grand Prix and was forced to sit out the day of testing in the south of Spain.Le Mans, MotoGP, Nicky Hayden
Dr. Xavier Mir believes Dani Pedrosa will be able to take part in next weekend’s Monster Energy Grand Prix de France, with the Repsol Honda Team rider having undergone surgery for arm pump on Tuesday afternoon.
Having been in pain en route to third place during last weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix, Pedrosa underwent an operation at Barcelona’s Quiron Dexeus University Hospital.Dani Pedrosa, MotoGP