MotoGP
Mar 1

MotoGP: Marinelarena Suffers Injury During Private Test

Alex Mariñelarena (right) was injured Thursday in a practice crash. (Photo: MotoGP.com)

(right) was injured Thursday in a practice crash. (Photo: .com)

Alex Mariñelarena has been injured during a Tech3 Racing Team test at the Paul Ricard Circuit in the south of France.

On Thursday afternoon Mariñelarena suffered a heavy fall which knocked him out of consciousness. While the medical staff of the circuit were administering first aid at the scene, the 21 year-old Spanish rider was awake and able speak to the doctors.

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Mar 1

MotoGP: Hayden, Aoyama Sign Off From Scorching Sepang

Nicky Hayden of the Drive M7 Aspar team tests in Sepang. (Photo: MotoGP)

of the Drive M7 Aspar team tests in . (Photo: )

Nicky Hayden and posted their best times of the second Sepang test on final day of the Malaysian visit.

The DRIVE M7 Aspar teammates both picked up their pace on the final day, the Japanese rider clocking his best time of the entire six days in February at Sepang (2:02.070), although the American was unable to match his fastest effort from the first visit, when the conditions were more favorable.

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Feb 28

MotoGP: Aleix Espargaro Consistently Fast On ‘Open’ Yamaha

Aleix Espargaro set the fourth fastest time on Friday at Sepang. (Photo: Getty Images)

set the fourth-fastest time on Friday at . (Photo: Getty Images)

The second 2014 preseason test session concluded at Sepang with highly positive results for the NGM Mobile Forward Racing Team.

Aleix Espargaro was consistently quick over the three days of testing, scoring the fourth-best time in the combined lap-times classification with a best lap of 2:00.101.

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Feb 28

MotoGP: Rossi And Pedrosa On Top As Second Sepang Test Concludes

Valentino Rossi ends Sepang2 test on top. (Photo: Getty Images)

ends 2 test on top. (Photo: Getty Images)

Yamaha Factory Racing’s Valentino Rossi and Repsol Honda’s concluded the second Sepang test with an identical 1:59.999 lap time, as preparations for the 2014 season continued in Malaysia.

Meanwhile, after testing concluded the Ducati Team confirmed their decision to enter the ‘Open’ class in 2014, meaning that they will use standard electronics software and will benefit from the greater engine allocation permitted in the new regulations.

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Feb 28

What To Watch: Your Weekend Racing Schedule

Supercross will be live from Indianapolis this Saturday. (Photo: Supercrossonline.com)

will be live from Indianapolis this Saturday. (Photo: Supercrossonline.com)

Friday, February 28

11 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Atlanta (FOX Sports 2) *Replay

Saturday, March 1

3 a.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Atlanta (FOX Sports 1) *Replay

7:30 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Indianapolis (FOX Sports 1) *Live

Sunday, March 2

12:00 p.m. – National Arenacross | Baltimore (FOX Sports 1)

6:00 p.m. – Monster Jam | Best Of 2013 Atlanta (FOX Sports 2)

9 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Indianapolis (FOX Sports 2) *Replay

**All times Eastern Standard

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