Valentino Rossi
Apr 11

MotoGP: Riders react to Edwards retirement

Colin Edwards and Valentino Rossi testing on track at the Sachsenring during 2012. (Photo: Ronny Hartmann/AFP/Getty Images)

and testing on track at the Sachsenring during 2012. (Photo: Ronny Hartmann/AFP/Getty Images)

stars Valentino Rossi and have paid tribute to Texas veteran Colin Edwards who will retire at the end of 2014.

Edwards, 40, will race in Sunday’s in Austin as he counts down to his final international appearance at Valencia in November.

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Apr 9

MotoGP: Austin GP A Benchmark Race For Valentino Rossi

Valentino Rossi is contemplating his desire for a 20th season in MotoGP. (Photo: Getty Images)

is contemplating his desire for a 20th season in . (Photo: Getty Images)

Sunday’s at in Austin is shaping up as a crucial benchmark for Valentino Rossi and his future in MotoGP.

As Rossi contemplates his desire for a 20th season in Grand Prix racing in 2015, he knows he must continue the age-defying form he showed at the opening race in Qatar.

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Apr 8

Video: How to, and how not to, win at COTA

Marc Marquez led teammate Dani Pedrosa home to a 1-2 finish at the 2013 Grand Prix of the Americas. (Photo: Christian Pondella/Getty Images)

led teammate home to a 1-2 finish at the 2013 . (Photo: Christian Pondella/Getty Images)

will make its second annual visit to the modern () racetrack this weekend, with the Repsol Honda Team having the bikes to beat.

Teammates Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa are riding high out of Qatar having finished with Marquez in first and Pedrosa in third. The duo scored a 1-2 finish for the team at COTA in 2013, while some of the other riders weren’t as fortunate.

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Apr 5

Rossi: ‘As Long As I Can I Will Be Racing Bikes’

Valentino Rossi finished second in the season-opening Qatar GP. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

finished second in the season-opening Qatar GP. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

In addition to revealing to Sky Italia that he is keen to extend his deal for another year, Valentino Rossi also gave an insight into his rivalries, his successors, and what life after might bring.

The hot topic was of course his renewed battle with Marquez – what he thought about the World Champion, and whether he is worried that his records will be broken some day: “He’s really good, it makes me worry, but he’s also a nice guy and is always ready to fight. He’s someone who knows how to ride the bike very well and has a great desire to win always, to be out in front – so he’s a great opponent.

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Apr 3

Rossi hints at contract renewal with Yamaha

Valentino Rossi celebrates his second place finish at the 2014 MotoGP of Qatar. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari/Getty Images)

celebrates his second place finish at the 2014 of Qatar; hopes to continue positive results during 2014 season. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari/Getty Images)

Nine time World Champion Valentino Rossi has hinted that he wants to continue racing with Movistar MotoGP™ next year in an exclusive television interview with Sky television in Italy.

The Italian MotoGP™ star returned to Yamaha at the beginning of 2013 of course and last year he achieved six podiums including a win at Assen, followed up by a great race ten days ago in Qatar to finish second at round one – after a thrilling battle with current World Champion .

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