1098 TAKES DEBUT VICTORY IN FIM SUPERSTOCK WORLD CUP

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Ducati Xerox Junior Team rider, Niccolò Canepa, took the brand-new Ducati 1098 S to a sensational victory on its Superstock 1000 FIM World Cup debut at Donington Park on Sunday. The award-winning 1098 which was launched in Milan at the end of 2006, now leads one of the most competitive production motorcycle championships in the world. Canepa powered into the restarted race from second on the … [Read more...]

HAYDEN’S WORLD CUP SHOWDOWN IN GERMANY

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The football may be over but Championship leader American Nicky Hayden faces his own World Championship showdown in the betandwin.com German Grand Prix at the Sachsenring on Sunday. The Repsol Honda rider saw his Championship lead slashed to 26 points after he finished seventh in the Gas British Grand Prix two weeks ago and knows he must return to the podium at the next two grands prix in … [Read more...]

MX BRITISH GP PREVIEW

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It's finally here, the one event everyone is looking forward to, the British Grand Prix. Almost matching World Cup status, the biggest off-road motorcycle racing event in the United Kingdom takes place this weekend at the newly constructed Matterley Basin circuit just outside the ancient city of Winchester. Honda riders will be out in force with Ken de Dycker looking to continue his fine season … [Read more...]

TOSELAND WINS WORLD CUP FOR ENGLAND

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The FIM Corona Extra Superbike World Championship heads to Silverstone this weekend (26-28 May) for the fifth round of the action-packed two-wheeled race series. As a preview to one of the biggest bike events on the UK sporting calendar, a number of riders, including England’s James Toseland and Chris Walker, turned out in their national football strips to represent their home country in the … [Read more...]