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Valentino Rossi
Italy
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Valentino Rossi

1979-02-16 (age 40)
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Rossi's podium bid derailed by rear tyre issue

Valentino Rossi says he was unable to capitalise on his second-place MotoGP British Grand Prix starting spot after an early tyre issue resigned him to a distant fourth.

Rossi's front row made sweeter by recent naysaying

Valentino Rossi says securing a front row starting spot for the British Grand Prix is made sweeter by recent suggestions made by his detractors that he should retire from MotoGP.

Silverstone MotoGP: Marquez beats Rossi to pole

Marc Marquez scorched to pole position for MotoGP's British Grand Prix with another lap record at the newly-resurfaced Silverstone, four tenths of a second up on second-placed Valentino Rossi.

Silverstone MotoGP: Quartararo leads Rossi in FP3

Fabio Quartararo smashed his own Silverstone MotoGP lap record to lead Valentino Rossi in third practice for the British Grand Prix by 0.146 seconds, while Andrea Dovizioso missed the Q2 cut.

MotoGP alters track limits boundary after controversy

MotoGP has altered the track limit boundary at the exit of Silverstone's Chapel Curve in the wake of several riders having laptimes deleted in Friday's second practice session.

Rossi: Zarco plight reminds me of Ducati tenure

Valentino Rossi says he can sympathise with Johann Zarco's decision to quit KTM after one season, as the Frenchman's situation reminds him of his own struggles at Ducati.

Promoted: When Rossi quizzed a NASA man travelling at 17,500mph
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Promoted: When Rossi quizzed a NASA man travelling at 17,500mph

This weekend MotoGP returns to Silverstone for the British GP. And none of the riders who were there 12 months ago will have forgotten the experience of the pre-race press conference, when they were patched into the International Space Station and NASA astronaut Drew Feustel. It was a moment rich with the spirit of innovation.

Rossi: "Something moved" at Yamaha in the summer

Valentino Rossi feels that "something moved" within the Yamaha MotoGP team during the summer break in its bid to close the gap to rival manufacturers Honda and Ducati.

Marquez says Lorenzo "needs to" persist with Honda

MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez says his teammate Jorge Lorenzo “needs to” persist with his current Honda challenge, following suggestions that Lorenzo could depart after 2019.

Rossi feels 'not much difference' with 2020 Yamaha bike

Valentino Rossi says he couldn't feel "a lot of difference" with the 2020 Yamaha MotoGP prototype rolled out for Monday’s post-Czech Grand Prix test, in which he was sixth-fastest.

Vinales fears he was just "lucky" in previous two races

Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales says he fears his two strong results at Assen and the Sachsenring were merely "lucky" after struggling to a lowly 10th-place finish in Sunday's Czech Grand Prix.

Rossi shrugs off Brno practice engine failure

Valentino Rossi says the Yamaha MotoGP engine that failed in second practice for this weekend's Czech Grand Prix at Brno was 'old'.

Rossi, Vinales not giving up on 2019 despite 2020 bike test

Yamaha MotoGP riders Valentino Rossi and Maverick Vinales say they are not prepared to write off the rest of the 2019 season, despite plans to test a 2020 prototype at Brno on Monday.

Two reasons Yamaha can't afford to wait on Rossi Prime

Two reasons Yamaha can't afford to wait on Rossi

The lure of Valentino Rossi is inescapable but, by dithering over his future, Yamaha could lose out on MotoGP's surprise breakout star. Rossi's next move is key to its long-term rider plan

Yamaha expects no "conflict" over Rossi retirement timing

Yamaha MotoGP boss team boss Lin Jarvis says he expects no "conflict" with Valentino Rossi over the timing of the Italian legend's eventual retirement.

Rossi: I can't blame my age for current slump

Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi says he can't blame his age for his recent MotoGP slump, pointing out he was "already old" last year when he finished second at the Sachsenring.

Puzzled Rossi "continued to suffer" in German GP

Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi says it's "difficult to understand" why he "continued to suffer" in the latest MotoGP race at Sachsenring.

Race direction summons five riders after "big mess" in FP2

Five MotoGP riders including Valentino Rossi were called in by MotoGP race direction after an incident at the end of FP2, in which Maverick Vinales and Jack Miller were impeded.

Rossi not as good as rivals anymore, reckons Agostini

Motorcycle racing legend Giacomo Agostini believes Valentino Rossi isn't as strong as his main MotoGP rivals anymore, but feels the Yamaha rider deserves praise for still "having fun".

Rossi accepts blame for wiping out Nakagami

Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi has apologised for taking out LCR Honda's Takaaki Nakagami in the Dutch TT, the Italian admitting the crash was "my mistake".

Rossi can't explain poor Saturday form at Assen

Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi was unable to explain his poor form in the Saturday afternoon FP4 and qualifying, saying he wasn't feeling comfortable enough.

Assen MotoGP: Quartararo breaks lap record, Rossi 14th

Fabio Quartararo led MotoGP's FP3 at the Dutch TT by 0.109s with a new lap record, while Yamaha stablemate Valentino Rossi missed out on an automatic Q2 spot after his best lap was cancelled.

Rossi wants Barcelona's "supermarket parking" Turn 10 gone

Valentino Rossi has spoken out against the tight Turn 10 left-hander of the Barcelona circuit where he was taken out in the Catalan Grand Prix, the Italian dubbing it "supermarket parking".

Barcelona grip loss "incredible" compared to 2018 - Rossi

Valentino Rossi was among a number of MotoGP riders puzzled by an “incredible” loss of grip at the Barcelona circuit compared to the year before.