Maverick Viñales flew Sepang. The Yamaha rider won in a landslide the Malaysian Grand Prix, and confirmed the expectations that it had created its powerful pace of the workouts. “I felt my potential here”, confessed the winner, which got three seconds to Marc Marquez and almost six to Dovizioso in third after beating Valentino Rossi. It is the second triumph of the City, but this season, after he reached in Assen, and serves to secure the third position in the overall classification.
in Addition, with the victory, Maverick, lashes out at the fiasco of the last week at Phillip Island, when it went to the ground on the last lap while fighting melee for the first place with Marquez. The MotoGP world champion came this time, a second, a podium that serves to notch up another record: it is the pilot with the most points sum in a season. A brand of Cervera cares about little or nothing, and less if it is given on the day on which the deposit of satisfaction is already filled to overflowing. “You can’t imagine how happy I am today with the championship of my brother,” admitted Marquez after the race, assessing the Moto2 title achieved, also in Sepang, by his brother Alex. The world leaves Asia and sets sail to Valencia, an appointment that will close the championship on Sunday, November 17.
A boot flare of Marc Marquez set the output of the Malaysian Grand Prix. Started eleventh the champion of the world, and was bruised by the hard fall he suffered on Saturday, looking for the pole. But the rush that you gave to see campeonar a while before his brother, he put the batteries to the limit to cope with his career. Jumped up like a spring when activated the green light and in the first curve he had already eaten half-a-dozen of rivals. Came 93 to the height of Quartararo, velocísimo in the pole but that trastabilló at the start of the race. In the first round, Marquez climbed eight positions, desluciendo another output fulminant, Andrea Dovizioso, who won six seats. A feat for the leader of the Ducati, accustomed to spend the year in the shadow of the 93.
ahead of all of them already flying Maverick. The Top Gun looks at the rear of his leathers was the only thing they were able to see their opponents. Roll in a group has its risks, the main one is to get ahead, and Viñales learned the lesson in Phillip Island. “Here I just wanted to throw, throw and throw-away”, he said then. And pulled so cute. He opened up a gap of almost a second over Marquez, capping in the first bars by Jack Miller, and escaped the radar of his pursuers. From behind, the brawl is encouraged with Valentino Rossi, very brave in the fight for the third place with Dovi.
see Also Alex Rins came to the group, where he lost a fin aerodynamics after a spectacular touch with Miller. Quartararo, seventh, and passed by his team mate Morbidelli, was a disappointment, considering what he had shown in training. Chapter apart deserves to Johann Zarco. The frenchman went to ground in the absence of three laps to the end, after a clash with Joan Mir, but was installed within the Top10 and was fighting for eighth place. Until its fall, the French, who met his second race at the wheel of the Honda, is improving the performance of your team-mate, Cal Crutchlow, and Jorge Lorenzo, who finished fourth.
The world cup already-only an assault, Cheste awaits.
you Can follow Sports of THE COUNTRY on Facebook, Twitter or subscribe here to the Newsletter.