MotoGP 2016: Cal Crutchlow takes victory at Phillip Island

Valentino Rossi takes second place after terrific 15th place starting position

Overdrive October 23, 2016 18:21:08 IST
MotoGP 2016: Cal Crutchlow takes victory at Phillip Island

LCR Honda's Cal Crutchlow took a terrific win at Phillip Island, emerging victorious over Movistar Yamaha's Valentino Rossi. Third place went to Suzuki's Maverick Vinales.

Crutchlow started the race from second on the grid, one place behind pole man, Repsol Honda's Marc Marquez. It was, however, Pol Espargaro who got off to a good start, taking the lead until Marquez wrested it from him. The newly crowned world champion led the race until he went down at Honda corner. Crutchlow, who had managed to move up to second place having...

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