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John McGuinness

Jamie Hamilton ready for Macau ride

Rookie rider Jamie Hamilton grew up idolising former Macau winner and TT legend John McGuinness, but there will be no hero worship if the pair go head to head on Saturday.

Thursday, 15 November, 2012, 3:26am

Bring back Trimby next year, demand bikers

All the hanging around, waiting for the weather to clear and the action to begin must have given the riders in the Motorcycle Grand Prix time to reflect on what course of action to take regarding the last farewell of Mike Trimby.

20 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Dunlop brothers add poignancy to Macau GP

Two members of the legendary Northern Irish motorcycling Dunlop family - brothers Michael and William - will debut at the Guia circuit for next month's 45th Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix.

7 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

'On-Jai' ready to step up into the big time

Hong Kong motorcycle sensation Cheung Wai-on knew early on in his career that he would get to the stage where he would be competing against the 'big boys' - and he will do just that when he makes his debut at the Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix next weekend.

14 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

McGuinness hard on Rutter's wheel

'Beauty lies in the eyes of the beerholder', stated the T-shirt. John McGuinness, who has condensed his name on the back of his racing overalls to a pithy 'Mc' followed by a picture of a pint of Guinness, certainly proved the wisdom of that one-liner yesterday.

15 Nov 2003 - 12:00am

ISLE OF MAN STAR HOPING TO GET BACK ON TRACK AFTER BIKE SPUTTERS TO A HALT

Isle of Man lap record holder David Jefferies is hoping for a change in fortunes after his bike suffered serious engine problems in yesterday's practice for tomorrow's 36th Motorcycle Grand Prix.

15 Nov 2002 - 12:00am

JEFFERIES REVS UP FOR MOTORCYCLE GP AFTER A RED-HOT SEASON IN BRITAIN

Yorkshireman David Jefferies will compete in this weekend's Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix riding on the back of a brilliant season less than a year after changing teams. Determined to regain the Macau title he won in 1999, the 30-year-old multiple Isle of Man TT winner will compete for TAS Suzuki GB - 11 months after severing ties with the highly successful V&M Yamaha team.

14 Nov 2002 - 12:00am

Dominating McGuinness burns rivals in start-to-finish triumph

Englishman John McGuinness had no idea how his brand new Honda would perform when he took it out on the 3.8-mile Guia circuit last week. But by the end of 15 laps yesterday, he knew just how good it was when he won the 35th Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix under a blazing sun.

18 Nov 2001 - 12:00am

SPORTS WATCH

48th Macau Grand Prix (live)

Jade, 9.30am

17 Nov 2001 - 12:00am