Eleventh MotoGP win for Marquez in Silverstone

 

Marc Marquez (photo by MotoGP)Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez continued his domination of the 2014 MotoGP season as he regained his winning ways at the Hertz British Grand Prix.

After a race long battle with fellow Spaniard Yamahas Jorge Lorenzo, it was the title leader who took the chequered flag and took his eleventh win of the year.

Lorenzo’s Team-mate Valentino Rossi completed the podium. Last race winner Dani Pedrosa had to settle for fourth place with Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso just behind. In sixth Pole Espargaro on his Tech3 Yamaha machine, LCR Honda rider Stefan Bradl took seventh with Pramac’s Andrea Iannone, NGM’s Aleix Espargaro not far behind and it was a great home race for the home crowd with Scott Redding completing the top ten.

World championship standings –
1. Marc Marquez – 288 Points
2. Dani Pedrosa – 199 Points
3. Valentino Rossi – 189 Points
4. Jorge Lorenzo – 157 Points
5. Andrea Dovizioso – 129 Points  By Laura Turner

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