2019 MotoGP Dutch TT Recap

The MotoGP Dutch TT was won by Maverick Vinales, ahead of fellow Spaniard, Marc Marquez while the final podium place was taken by Frenchman, Fabio Quartararo.

A good weekend for…

It was a good weekend for Vinales who claimed his first victory of the 2019 season and his second podium finish, the other being third place in Spain.

Although it could have been better for Quartararo, it was also a solid weekend for him as he claimed pole position and then managed to finish third, which followed on from his second place finish in the previous round in Catalunya.

08 GP Holanda 27, 28, 29 y 30 de junio de 2019. Circuito de Asse
Marc Márquez. GP de Holanda 2019” by Box Repsol is licensed under CC BY 2.0

It was another strong weekend for Marc Marquez, who finished second and extended his lead in the championship over closest title rival, Andrea Dovizioso.

Lastly, it was a positive weekend for Francesco Bagnaia who ended a run of four consecutive retirements by finishing in the points in fourteenth in Assen.

A bad weekend for…

It was another difficult weekend for Valentino Rossi who once again failed to finish. It is the third consecutive time he has failed to finish a race.

It wasn’t a great weekend for Andrea Dovizioso as he lost further ground to Marquez in the championship as Dovizioso finished fourth in Assen.

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Lastly it was a bad weekend for Alex Rins and Johann Zarco who both recorded their first retirements of the 2019 season.

What next?

The action moves swiftly on to Germany, where MotoGP will be competing this coming weekend.

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