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Aragon Grand Prix: Spain's Marc Marquez wins, leads Valentino Rossi by 52 points

Aragon Grand Prix: Spain's Marc Marquez wins, leads Valentino Rossi by 52 points

Defending champion Jorge Lorenzo passed Yamaha teammate Rossi with five laps to go to take second.

Perez grabs 3rd spot, gives Force India 4th ever podium finish Perez grabs 3rd spot, gives Force India 4th ever podium finish

Sahara Force India picked up 23 points from the race with German Hulkenberg finishing sixth to grab eight points to add to Perez's 15.

Red Bull apologise to Daniel Ricciardo for pit-stop bungle at Monaco Red Bull apologise to Daniel Ricciardo for pit-stop bungle at Monaco

The incident reversed the team`s fortunes after the Spanish Grand Prix where the two Mercedes drivers collided on the opening lap and gifted victory to debutant Dutch teenager Max Verstappen.

Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton ends his wait, Sergio Perez completes podium Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton ends his wait, Sergio Perez completes podium

Red Bull`s Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo, who started on pole, came in second with Mexican Sergio Perez of Force India completing the podium.

Nico Hulkenberg, Sergio Perez provide qualifying boost for Force India Nico Hulkenberg, Sergio Perez provide qualifying boost for Force India

The qualifying effort was Force India's best of the season so far.

Monaco Grand Prix: Daniel Ricciardo secures maiden pole in Monte Carlo Monaco Grand Prix: Daniel Ricciardo secures maiden pole in Monte Carlo

His best lap in one minute and 13.622 seconds was enough to beat both Mercedes drivers comprehensively.

Lewis Hamilton wants softer tyres and more fun in Formula One Lewis Hamilton wants softer tyres and more fun in Formula One

Tyre suppliers Pirelli`s introduction of a new `ultra-soft` compound for the special demands of the Mediterranean street circuit.

Monaco Grand Prix: Daniel Ricciardo on top as Red Bulls fly in second practice Monaco Grand Prix: Daniel Ricciardo on top as Red Bulls fly in second practice

To endorse Red Bull`s revival, Ricciardo`s record-breaking teenager team-mate Max Verstappen was fourth-fastest just behind Rosberg.

Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton fastest in practice after drain cover drama Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton fastest in practice after drain cover drama

Rosberg, winner for the past three years in the principality, was second fastest in 1:15.638 on the new ultrasoft tyres.

Jules Bianchi: Late F1 driver's family plan legal action against F1 Jules Bianchi: Late F1 driver's family plan legal action against F1

Bianchi, 25, died in hospital in his home town of Nice last July after suffering serious head injuries when he crashed into a recovery crane at Suzuka during the October 2014 race.

Mercedes insist all cool after Spanish storm; Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg clear the air Mercedes insist all cool after Spanish storm; Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg clear the air

Championship leader Rosberg, 43 points clear of Hamilton after five of 21 races, remained cagey about what was said.

Michael Schumacher is 'reacting' to treatment: Ex-Ferrari boss Michael Schumacher is 'reacting' to treatment: Ex-Ferrari boss

The seven-time Formula One world champion suffered traumatic injuries after hitting his head against a rock while skiing in Meribel, France in December 2013.

Jorge Lorenzo pips Marc Marquez to Italian MotoGP win Jorge Lorenzo pips Marc Marquez to Italian MotoGP win

Championship leader Lorenzo made the most of the opportunity to claim his third win of the season and second in a row, to extend his advantage in the riders` standings over Honda`s Marquez to 10 points.

Mercedes likely to consider Fernando Alonso if Nico Rosberg leaves Mercedes likely to consider Fernando Alonso if Nico Rosberg leaves

Rosberg is currently standing at the top of the championship table with a comfortable lead of 39 points over Ferrari`s Kimi Raikkonen.

Spanish GP: Mercedes see no need to lean on Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg after collision Spanish GP: Mercedes see no need to lean on Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg after collision

Sunday`s incident put both out of the race, with the two drivers lining up on the front row of the grid and crashing into each other as they fought for the lead through the third corner of the opening lap.

Spanish Grand Prix: Teenage sensation Max Verstappen wins maiden title in Barcelona Spanish Grand Prix: Teenage sensation Max Verstappen wins maiden title in Barcelona

He had two former world champions in his wake with Ferrari`s Kimi Raikkonen in second Sebastien Vettel in third.



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