2016 MotoGP: Valentino Rossi takes dominant win at Jerez
Crosses the line 2.3 seconds clear of Lorenzo and five seconds ahead of Marquez
Movistar Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi clinched a dominant victory at the Fourth round of the 2016 MotoGP World Championship in Jerez, Spain. This was the 113th career win for the Italian, and he did it in style, setting the Fastest Lap of the race.
As the lights went out, Rossi made a brilliant start, thwarting an attack from team mate Jorge Lorenzo, whilst going into the first corner. Repsol Honda rider Marc Marquez followed the Yamaha pair, closely followed by Dani Pedrosa. Midway through the first lap, Pedrosa charged his RC213V...
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Daruvala, who had sealed his second Formula 2 win with a dominating drive in the second sprint race on Saturday, was sluggish from second and clocked 56:41.936.
The Italian, who celebrated his debut win in the premier category last weekend in Aragon, came under intense pressure from championship leader Fabio Quartararo in the closing laps.