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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Lorenzo Secures Front Row in Heated Sepang Qualifying
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo continued his competitive form of yesterday this afternoon at the hot Sepang International Circuit by taking third on the grid. His teammate, Valentino Rossi, had a challenging qualifying session and will start tomorrow's Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix from sixth position.

Despite the fact that the lengthy track allows little time for multiple hot laps, Lorenzo made sure to leave pitlane last for the 15 minute qualifying heat to be ensured of some clear space.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Solid Start at Rain Soaked Sepang for Yamaha
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi got their first laps in around the Sepang International Circuit under very mixed conditions today as they prepare for this weekend's Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix.

Lorenzo successfully kicked off the third and last overseas Grand Prix weekend during the sunny morning session. The Majorcan rider spent his first stint finding a good dry set up before posting a best lap of 2'01.416 in his second stint, just 0.037 seconds off the fastest pace.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
The Doctor Marks 250th Grand Prix in MotoGP with Perfect Phillip Island Performance
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Valentino Rossi raised the roof in Australia today, delivering a stunning race victory at Phillip Island for the Australian Grand Prix. Teammate Jorge Lorenzo claimed the second step of the rostrum as part of a full Yamaha podium with Bradley Smith in third.

The Doctor made a great start to his 250th Grand Prix race in MotoGP as he jumped two places to sixth on the opening laps.
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Front Row Start for Lorenzo at Phillip Island
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo qualified third on the grid at an overcast Phillip Island circuit for tomorrow's Australian Grand Prix, while teammate Valentino Rossi will start the race from eighth position.

Lorenzo started the 15-minute qualifying heat in his normal fashion of making sure being the first rider to leave pit lane. His first flying lap of 1'29.175 saw him very briefly hold provisional pole until other riders completed their first lap, pushing him back to fourth place.
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Positive Start for Movistar Yamaha on the Island
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi were back on track at the Phillip Island circuit today for the first free practice sessions of this weekend's Australian Grand Prix.

Still thrilled to have won the two previous Grand Prix, Lorenzo was quick to find the pace around the Phillip Island circuit. Riding in the cold and windy conditions, the Spaniard was able to hold second position for most of the morning session, finishing just 0.160s from the front runner.
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Yamaha Prepares for Phillip Island
After Jorge Lorenzo's victory in Motegi, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP immediately moves on to the next stage on the MotoGP calendar, the Australian Grand Prix at the beautiful Phillip Island circuit.

Valentino Rossi looks forward to defending his second place in the championship from his teammate Jorge Lorenzo and Honda rival Dani Pedrosa. The Doctor's experience will certainly come in handy during this weekend's battle. Rossi is one of the most successful riders at the Phillip Island circuit.
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Lorenzo Reigns at Motegi
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo dominated at the Twin Ring Motegi for the second year in a row, taking a perfect victory at the Grand Prix of Japan. Teammate Valentino Rossi also shone, making it a double podium for Yamaha with a strong third place.

Lorenzo had a good start to the 24 lap race when he launched off the second row of the grid to arrive at the first corner in third place.