After the Misano Grand Prix, Valentino rossi he was left with an ambiguous taste in his mouth. The Italian was in second position for much of the race trying to overtake Franco Morbidelli, who took the victory. However, Rossi was left with the desire to have the podium in the last corner, when he was overtaken by Joan Mir, at the end of the race.
In the qualifying preview, Valentino Rossi presented a very special helmet. The Italian had on his head a protection in ‘homage’ to viagra. This gave him luck and he finished fourth in the qualifying event. “At my age, to make love twice, you need help,” Rossi said this Saturday.
In this Sunday’s race, ‘Il Dottore’ had a historic opportunity. After overtaking Maverick Viñales and Fabio Quartararo at the start, everything seemed to be heading for Rossi, who was trying to put on the title candidate suit. Something that was unexpected before arriving at Misano this weekend.
Throughout the test, Valentino had a good pace and appeared as the protagonist to take the victory, especially after the phenomenal start he had. However, the tires had great wear and tear and began to wear out. Near the half, Francesco Bagnaia was able to overtake Rossi. For his part, Joan Mir did the same on the last lap, snatching the 200th podium of his career.
At the age of 41, Valentino Rossi showed that he is up for great things. Before reaching the San Marino Grand Prix, the Italian had to face strong rumors that assured that he would retire at the end of the season, leaving room for Andrea Dovizioso. ‘Dovi’ will leave Ducati in December. However, Rossi came out to deny it and responded on the track as well, ensuring that it is more current than ever.