Daniel Ricciardo insists that he was quickly able to put the disappointment of his Australian GP exclusion behind him.
The RBR driver says he has focused on the positives from a race that saw him finish a popular second on the road.
Monster Energy Kawasaki formally announced today that rookie Adam Cianciarulo will miss the remainder of the 2014 Monster Energy Supercross season for the Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki 250SX East Region effort. Cianciarulo will undergo surgery to repair his left shoulder, which was injured this past weekend in Toronto.
Cianciarulo entered his first season of Monster Energy Supercross as a rider to watch thanks to one of the most successful amateur motocross careers in history. Cianciarulo made his pro debut last summer in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, but a brutal bout with salmonella poisoning put him behind the eight ball from the get go and ultimately prevented him from showing his true potential.
The prestigious 2014 Laureus World Sports Awards ceremony took place in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday, with MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez receiving the Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year award.
The performance of Marquez in MotoGP last year, which saw him become the youngest-ever champion in the premier class, convinced the Laureus judges that he was a more than worthy winner of the prize.
Niki Lauda has hit back at the critics who are slamming the revolutionary new face of formula one.
Ron Walker, the Australian grand prix chief who is a key Bernie Ecclestone ally, is leading the charge by threatening to sue the sport and switch to Indycar racing after hearing the sound of the new turbo V6 engines.