MotoGP 2016: Pedrosa victorious at Misano thriller
Valentino Rossi finishes second, with team-mate Jorge Lorenzo third
If there was one thing that fans at Misano really wanted, it was a Valentino Rossi victory. Unfortunately for them, that didn't happen, although they (the fans) took it rather sportingly, for it was Repsol Honda's Dani Pedrosa who took the win at San Marino.
In the early stages of the race, Lap 2 to be precise, it was Rossi who quickly moved into the lead, having muscled out of the way his Movistar Yamaha team-mate, and pole man, Jorge Lorenzo. Rossi retained this lead right up to Lap 22, when he was no longer able to hold-off the...
Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton's Commission report makes recommendations on improving diversity in motorsport
Hamilton, the only black driver in Formula One, told the BBC he hoped the findings would be "part of my legacy".
Formula 1 will now host a sprint race on Saturday which will decide the grid for the main Grand Prix race on Sunday.
The race was scheduled for 17 October at the Buriram International Circuit.