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Andrea Dovizioso Petronas Yamaha MotoGP

Why Dovizioso couldn’t say no to ‘risky’ Yamaha MotoGP return

Andrea Dovizioso was enjoying post-MotoGP life, and is well aware a comeback carries risk of failure. So why has he returned?

8 hours ago By Simon Patterson

Rider STANDINGS '21

Pos Rider Pts
1 Fabio Quartararo 214
2 Francesco Bagnaia 161
3 Joan Mir 157
4 Johann Zarco 137
5 Jack Miller 129
6 Brad Binder 117
7 Aleix Espargaró 96
8 Maverick Viñales 95
9 Miguel Oliveira 87
10 Marc Marquez 79
11 Jorge Martin 71
12 Alex Rins 68

TEAM STANDINGS '21

Pos Team Pts
1 Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP 309
2 Ducati Lenovo Team 290
3 Team Suzuki Ecstar 225
4 Pramac Racing 212
5 Red Bull KTM Factory Racing 204
6 Repsol Honda Team 141
7 LCR Honda 113
8 Aprilia Racing Team Gresini 100
9 Tech 3 KTM Factory Racing 75
10 Esponsorama Racing 73
11 Petronas Yamaha SRT 68

THE NEXT RACE

Round Fourteen
September 17-19, 2021
Italy
Misano Circuit
Date Session Time
Fri Sep 17 Practice 1 09:55-10:40
Fri Sep 17 Practice 2 14:10-14:55
Sat Sep 18 Practice 3 09:55-10:40
Sat Sep 18 Practice 4 13:30-14:00
Sat Sep 18 Qualifying 14:10-14:50
Sun Sep 19 Warmup 09:40-10:00
Sun Sep 19 Race 14:00-15:00
View The MotoGP 2021 Calendar