Again, the Marco Simoncelli circuit in Misano hosted a race of MotoGP. In this case, it was the Grand Prix of Emilia-Romagna. In an exciting weekend, much disputed and with a lot of news, the category once again lived up to what was intended.
After a hard-fought race last Sunday, in which Franco Morbidelli he took the victory, this test was totally different. The Italian could not finish the race, after a fall and stomach problems that left him without the chance to be fully in the whole weekend. ‘Morbido’ had to cancel several interviews because of this.
The victory of Viñales
Definitely, Maverick Viñales He will leave Misano with a smile from ear to ear. During the week he had been very critical of his team and also accused that the problem was internal. However, the Spanish took advantage of the fall of Francesco Bagnaia and was able to capitalize on Saturday’s pole. Now, he must defend the title candidate suit next Sunday, in Barcelona.
The falls of Bagnaia and Rossi
So much Francesco Bagnaia, as Valentino rossi, they were left with the desire to close a historic weekend for them. Bagnaia had in his hands the possibility of winning his first MotoGP victory. While for Rossi, it was the possibility of staying with the podium number 200 and sealing his status as one of the best drivers in the history of motorcycling.
How is the championship?
After a phenomenal race, the championship is getting tighter. The leader remains Andrea Dovizioso with 84 points. However, Fabio Quartararo and Maverick Viñales they discounted and placed a point behind the Italian. Joan Mir, with second place he also came within 4 points of the championship lead. “I feel like I am,” said Mir.