It was another case of ups for the respective championship leaders and downs for Kiwi hero Ben Townley in Italy at the weekend.
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A race in two parts and an unexpected winner at the rain-lashed MotoGP round at Assen, that sums up what happened in The Netherlands overnight.
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The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team arrived in Assen in high spirits after securing their fourth consecutive victory of the season in Catalunya a little more than two weeks ago.
It will be one big weekend to help out another when New Zealand’s leading motocross riders flock to Taupo this coming Saturday for the seventh annual Battle of the Clubs motocross.
Taupo’s Wyatt Chase is made of stern stuff, but even his resolve would have been tested by developments in the United Kingdom at the weekend.
New Zealand’s James Scott has mixed feelings about his experiences at the weekend’s British Motocross Grand Prix near Winchester.