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Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200

Successful compartment syndrome surgery for Pol Espargaró
Monster Yamaha Tech3 Team rider Pol Espargaró has undergone surgery on his right forearm in order to solve the issue known as 'compartment syndrome', or otherwise, arm pump. Espargaró experienced a large amount of discomfort in his arm during the previous Grand Prix race in France and suffered a loss of force that began during the 7th lap. This pain is not habitual and had just sporadically affected him before. Already after the race at the Grand Prix of Spain on the 3rd of May, the Spanish rider was experiencing pain and so a recovery process using physiotherapy was undertaken. However, the persistence of these symptoms signalled that a medical review was needed. Following this, it was decided that the rider should receive surgery immediately to begin his recovery process as soon as possible to arrive in the best condition for the next round of the MotoGP World Championship which is on May 31st in Mugello, Italy. The operation took place at the Hospital Nisa Pardo Aravaca (Madrid) and was successfully performed by Dr. Angel Villamor. Espargaró will be reviewed later this week.
Sun, 17 May 2015 17:27:05 +0200

Flawless French Finale for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo repeated his stunning performance from Jerez at the Monster Energy Grand Prix de France, taking his second consecutive victory. Teammate Valentino Rossi also rode a brilliant race at Le Mans and took second place, his fifth consecutive podium finish of the 2015 MotoGP season.
Sat, 16 May 2015 18:12:01 +0200

Lorenzo Demonstrates Pace at Damp Le Mans
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi will start tomorrow's Monster Energy Grand Prix de France from the first and third row of the grid after taking third and seventh place respectively in today?s qualifying session.
Fri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200

Lorenzo Holds Second in First Day of French Free Practice
Keeping the momentum going at the Le Mans Bugatti Grand Prix race circuit, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP?s Jorge Lorenzo rode his YZR-M1 to second place in the combined session times. Teammate Rossi worked hard on his setting and finished the day in sixth place.
Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP All Set for French GP
After an incredibly successful weekend in Jerez, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi are ready for action for the fifth round of the championship in Le Mans.
Mon, 04 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200

Yamaha Successfully Completes Jerez Test
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi successfully concluded the one-day MotoGP test in Jerez today, finishing first and second in today's session times.
Sun, 03 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200

Lorenzo Storms to Masterful Jerez Victory
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo delivered a master class victory in Jerez today, claiming the 55th victory of his career. Teammate Valentino Rossi also gave a brilliant performance to take his fourth consecutive podium this season and seal his 200th career podium.