After three weeks of waiting, the most important category in world motorcycling will return to action. The San Marino Grand Prix is coming from MotoGP, at the Marco Simoncelli circuit. This weekend can be one of the most important races of the year, as the championship is tighter than ever, and it has many candidates for the top.
The opportunity to put on the protagonist costume this weekend is unbeatable for Maverick Viñales. The Spaniard will start first, after a fantastic qualifying event on Saturday morning. The first four places will be packed with Yamaha motorcycles. The Japanese factory returned to fight, and it is great news for the category.
The high bar for Misano
The last race held seems like it was a long time ago. Miguel Oliveira won the Styrian Grand Prix, in a heart-stopping race three weeks ago. On that occasion, the Portuguese snatched the victory from Jack Miller and Pol Espargaró in the last corner of the race, while they were head to head. This is why this Sunday the fans do not expect a lower level among the top drivers. The viewer’s palate will be very fine.
Yamaha returns to racing
After several weekends in a bottomless pit, the Yamaha were back to what they were. The first four positions are occupied by the Japanese brand. Viñales-Morbidelli-Quartararo-Rossi will be well ahead to fight for the victory. The Ducatis of Miller and Bagnaia will be fifth and sixth respectively, and they will try to be in the discussion.
Rossi: Viagra can give you the 200th podium
After showing the world his ‘tribute’ helmet to viagra, Valentino Rossi greatly improved his performance. The Italian took the first round of practice and narrowly missed the top 3 of the standings. In case of finishing in the front group, ‘Il Dottore’ can keep the podium N ° 200 of his sporting career.
Times and TV of the race in Misano
The possibility that the tip of the championship will change is great. The race will start at 09.00 AM in Buenos Aires and Montevideo; while 8.00 AM in Santiago, Caracas, La Paz and Asunción. As for Bogotá, Panama, Lima and Mexico City it will be from 07.00 AM. The transmission will be in charge of ESPN for the entire American continent.