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2010 Italian motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2010 Italian motorcycle Grand Prix was the fourth round of the 2010 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on the weekend of 4–6 June 2010 at the Mugello Circuit. Seven-time MotoGP world champion Valentino Rossi suffered a displaced compound fracture of his right tibia in free practice, while highsiding his Yamaha in one of the circuits fast corners. The injury saw him lose any hope of retaining his 2008 and 2009 crowns.

Italy  2010 Italian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 4 of 18 races in the
2010 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Mugello Racing Circuit track map.svg
Date6 June 2010
Official nameGran Premio d'Italia TIM[1]
LocationMugello Circuit
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 5.245 km (3.259 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Spain Dani Pedrosa
Time 1:48.819
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Dani Pedrosa
Time 1:49.531
Podium
First Spain Dani Pedrosa
Second Spain Jorge Lorenzo
Third Italy Andrea Dovizioso
Moto2
Pole position
Rider Italy Andrea Iannone
Time 1:55.598
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Andrea Iannone
Time 1:55.647
Podium
First Italy Andrea Iannone
Second Spain Sergio Gadea
Third Italy Simone Corsi
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Germany Sandro Cortese
Time 1:58.315
Fastest lap
Rider United Kingdom Bradley Smith
Time 1:58.009
Podium
First Spain Marc Márquez
Second Spain Nicolás Terol
Third Spain Pol Espargaró

Dani Pedrosa dominated the MotoGP event aboard his Honda, reaching the finish line well clear of chasing championship leader Jorge Lorenzo in second. Andrea Dovizioso took third, while ex-champion Casey Stoner fought hard on a difficult Ducati to take fourth on the final lap.[2]

The 125cc race saw the first ever victory of future multiple MotoGP world champion Marc Márquez.

Jorge Lorenzo, Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Dovizioso, celebrating on the podium after finishing second, first and third at the MotoGP race. Lorenzo wears a shirt in memory of Valentino Rossi, who crashed and broke his leg in Free Practice 2, preventing him from starting the race.

MotoGP classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 26   Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda Team Honda 23 42:28.066 1 25
2 99   Jorge Lorenzo Fiat Yamaha Team Yamaha 23 +4.014 2 20
3 4   Andrea Dovizioso Repsol Honda Team Honda 23 +6.196 8 16
4 27   Casey Stoner Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 23 +25.703 3 13
5 33   Marco Melandri San Carlo Honda Gresini Honda 23 +25.735 14 11
6 14   Randy de Puniet LCR Honda MotoGP Honda 23 +25.965 6 10
7 11   Ben Spies Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 23 +28.806 7 9
8 41   Aleix Espargaró Pramac Racing Team Ducati 23 +40.172 9 8
9 58   Marco Simoncelli San Carlo Honda Gresini Honda 23 +41.394 11 7
10 65   Loris Capirossi Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 23 +42.107 12 6
11 7   Hiroshi Aoyama Interwetten Honda MotoGP Honda 23 +43.095 10 5
12 40   Héctor Barberá Páginas Amarillas Aspar Ducati 23 +43.363 13 4
13 5   Colin Edwards Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 23 +1:14.393 5 3
14 19   Álvaro Bautista Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 23 +1:24.389 16 2
Ret 36   Mika Kallio Pramac Racing Team Ducati 8 Accident 15
Ret 69   Nicky Hayden Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 5 Accident 4
DNS 46   Valentino Rossi Fiat Yamaha Team Yamaha Did not start
Sources:[3][4][5]

Moto2 classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 29   Andrea Iannone Speed Up 21 41:05.374 1 25
2 40   Sergio Gadea Pons Kalex 21 +2.764 6 20
3 3   Simone Corsi MotoBi 21 +2.799 26 16
4 12   Thomas Lüthi Moriwaki 21 +2.814 9 13
5 24   Toni Elías Moriwaki 21 +3.404 2 11
6 48   Shoya Tomizawa Suter 21 +3.826 5 10
7 2   Gábor Talmácsi Speed Up 21 +7.209 7 9
8 72   Yuki Takahashi Tech 3 21 +8.377 19 8
9 60   Julián Simón Suter 21 +8.584 10 7
10 6   Alex Debón FTR 21 +8.931 15 6
11 15   Alex de Angelis Force GP210 21 +9.149 3 5
12 55   Héctor Faubel Suter 21 +9.991 12 4
13 25   Alex Baldolini I.C.P. 21 +12.219 11 3
14 65   Stefan Bradl Suter 21 +19.110 23 2
15 10   Fonsi Nieto Moriwaki 21 +19.680 35 1
16 77   Dominique Aegerter Suter 21 +19.994 29
17 17   Karel Abraham FTR 21 +24.969 20
18 44   Roberto Rolfo Suter 21 +25.769 16
19 19   Xavier Siméon Moriwaki 21 +31.094 13
20 68   Yonny Hernández BQR-Moto2 21 +31.171 27
21 45   Scott Redding Suter 21 +37.770 28
22 71   Claudio Corti Suter 21 +39.183 22
23 53   Valentin Debise ADV 21 +39.405 37
24 41   Arne Tode Suter 21 +40.613 18
25 21   Vladimir Leonov Suter 21 +43.358 38
26 9   Kenny Noyes Promoharris 21 +43.997 33
27 8   Anthony West MZ-RE Honda 21 +53.748 39
28 59   Niccolò Canepa Force GP210 21 +54.387 31
29 76   Bernat Martínez Bimota 21 +57.035 36
30 88   Yannick Guerra Moriwaki 21 +58.612 40
Ret 39   Robertino Pietri Suter 18 Accident 32
Ret 14   Ratthapark Wilairot Bimota 16 Accident 24
Ret 63   Mike Di Meglio Suter 15 Accident 21
Ret 61   Vladimir Ivanov Moriwaki 15 Retirement 30
Ret 35   Raffaele De Rosa Tech 3 11 Accident 14
Ret 75   Mattia Pasini MotoBi 7 Accident 25
Ret 16   Jules Cluzel Suter 4 Accident 4
Ret 80   Axel Pons Pons Kalex 4 Retirement 8
Ret 96   Anthony Delhalle BQR-Moto2 3 Accident 41
Ret 52   Lukáš Pešek Moriwaki 2 Accident 17
DNS 5   Joan Olivé Promoharris 0 Did not start 34
OFFICIAL MOTO2 REPORT

125 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 93   Marc Márquez Derbi 20 39:53.153 6 25
2 40   Nicolás Terol Aprilia 20 +0.039 4 20
3 44   Pol Espargaró Derbi 20 +0.116 2 16
4 38   Bradley Smith Aprilia 20 +0.161 3 13
5 7   Efrén Vázquez Derbi 20 +10.281 8 11
6 35   Randy Krummenacher Aprilia 20 +10.364 5 10
7 12   Esteve Rabat Aprilia 20 +10.562 7 9
8 71   Tomoyoshi Koyama Aprilia 20 +36.341 10 8
9 14   Johann Zarco Aprilia 20 +36.411 9 7
10 99   Danny Webb Aprilia 20 +36.730 13 6
11 94   Jonas Folger Aprilia 20 +36.775 23 5
12 5   Alexis Masbou Aprilia 20 +45.871 17 4
13 78   Marcel Schrötter Honda 20 +45.879 18 3
14 53   Jasper Iwema Aprilia 20 +45.895 11 2
15 15   Simone Grotzkyj Aprilia 20 +46.060 20 1
16 51   Riccardo Moretti Aprilia 20 +50.305 22
17 84   Jakub Kornfeil Aprilia 20 +50.789 21
18 95   Alessandro Tonucci Aprilia 20 +53.145 15
19 98   Mattia Tarozzi Aprilia 20 +1:19.447 26
20 97   Armando Pontone Aprilia 20 +1:19.541 28
21 63   Zulfahmi Khairuddin Aprilia 20 +1:19.545 27
22 60   Michael van der Mark Lambretta 20 +1:21.764 29
Ret 23   Alberto Moncayo Aprilia 16 Accident 14
Ret 92   Luigi Morciano Aprilia 16 Accident 16
Ret 69   Louis Rossi Aprilia 14 Accident 31
Ret 50   Sturla Fagerhaug Aprilia 12 Retirement 19
Ret 11   Sandro Cortese Derbi 7 Accident 1
Ret 32   Lorenzo Savadori Aprilia 4 Retirement 25
Ret 96   Tommaso Gabrielli Aprilia 3 Accident 24
Ret 72   Marco Ravaioli Lambretta 3 Retirement 32
Ret 87   Luca Marconi Aprilia 1 Retirement 30
DNS 39   Luis Salom Aprilia 0 Did not start 12
DNS 26   Adrián Martín Aprilia Did not start
OFFICIAL 125CC REPORT

Championship standings after the race (MotoGP)Edit

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round four has concluded.[6]

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2010 Italian MotoGP". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Honda's Dani Pedrosa cruises to Italian MotoGP victory". BBC Sport. BBC. 2010-06-06. Archived from the original on 8 June 2010. Retrieved 2010-06-08.
  3. ^ "2010 Italian MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". 13 June 2017.
  4. ^ "motogp.com · GRAN PREMIO D'ITALIA TIM · MotoGP Race Classification 2010". www.motogp.com.
  5. ^ "Classification" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2010.
  6. ^ "Standings" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2010. Retrieved 2019-08-24.


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