Pedrosa took his 29th premier class win and rd podium at the Italian track as he fought back up from a tough qualifying position on the third row, and in doing so kept his fantastic record of a race win in every year of his MotoGP career in tact. The key was the pace; I was able to fight my way through, especially in the final part, and being consistent allowed me to catch the riders at the front. In the end we were focused and everything went very well; it was an opportunity we had to take advantage of, and I think we achieved a great victory. Rossi soon struck back to sit up teammate Lorenzo at the final corner and push the reigning champion wide, taking the lead and leaving Lorenzo and Marquez to chase him down — with Pedrosa the fastest man on track and setting a new lap record. Making a move against his teammate look easy and getting down into the 1: Untouchable and back with a bang, the incredible ride through from P8 was completed as Pedrosa shook off a helpless Rossi to cross the line with a healthy margin, as history continues to be made with the eighth different winner in
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The joint was bustling owing to the fact that three of the biggest crowd pullers of the calendar year take over the city around the same time: Womadelaide, the Adelaide festival and fringe, and the Clipsal car race. And they say nothing happens in Adelaide! Now obviously, I was there for Womadelaide and the fringe.
Industry In a landmark moment, F1 has confirmed it is set to ban its iconic grid girls for the World Championship season. Naomi Campbell Image Credit: Campbell has voiced her support for the grid girl tradition too, having previously worked the grid a number of times herself.