Lorenzo makes winning start to title defence

Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo, of Spain, leads the way during the MotoGP Qatar Grand Prix race at the Losail circuit. Photo: AFP

Spain's Jorge Lorenzo began his MotoGP title defence in style with an emphatic win in the season-opener at Qatar's Losail International Circuit.

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013, 5:27am

Sport Digest, November 8, 2012

Ainslie and Xu named top world sailors

8 Nov 2012 - 3:17am

Lorenzo clinches MotoGP crown

Jorge Lorenzo

Jorge Lorenzo sealed his second world MotoGP crown after his challenger crashed out, while Casey Stoner claimed his sixth straight Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island yesterday.

29 Oct 2012 - 3:46am

Short Sport, October 26, 2012

Stoner's top corner now Stoner Corner

26 Oct 2012 - 12:20am

Sports Digest, October 19, 2012

Honda team members pay tribute to Marco Simoncelli. Photo: AFP

Richardson leads the way at HK Open

19 Oct 2012 - 2:21am

Short Sport, October 14, 2012

Armstrong scandal claims more victims

14 Oct 2012 - 2:36am

MotoGP ace Stoner aware of 'life-changing' risks

Spanish rider Dani Pedrosa was fastest yesterday. Photo: AFP

MotoGP champion Casey Stoner says he has recovered only 50 per cent from injury but is ready to take "life-changing" risks in his comeback to crown his final year in Grand Prix racing.

13 Oct 2012 - 4:01am