240kmh crash in Friday practice ends hopes of points finish at Philip Island MotoGP
October 21st, 2014
I crashed on Friday at turn one, it was a big highside at 240kmh and unfortunately damaged my shoulder. It was so bad I had to pull out  of the race on Sunday after 14 laps, hope for better at Sepang next week, big thanks to everyone for coming down and supporting me, had a great time just body still feeling like crap. (photo courtesy of Darin Fitzgerald)    Read more...
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Solid 20th place finish in Motegi MotoGP
October 12th, 2014
Another tough race here in Japan. Next stop Australia, let's hope for a good result there.   Read more...
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18th place in Aragon MotoGP after late bike swap due to rain
September 28th, 2014
I was a lap later  coming in to change bike so I lost a lot of time. It's not been easy and Barbera going onto the Ducati has meant he's stepped up so there's only four CRT bikes now at the back and Petrucci has been quick this weekend, Michael caught up in qualifying. I think that it's not gone too bad and I'm in the position where I expected to be. It's just a case of counting down the races to the end of the year. We don't have anything new so it's just a case of getting the best out of the package. I'm just trying to ride the bike as hard as I can and my battle is with Michael because we've got the same equipment and I've got to do my best against him. But even on my side of the garage I don't really have a team behind me to make changes over the weekend so I'm just riding the bike around and trying to better myself on the bike. It's a bit disappointing because you want to get better. Petrucci has now got a ride for next year and Aprilia are putting a lot behind him so he'll be more difficult to beat for the rest of the season. I hope that it helps for next year. I'm waiting on Birdy but I'm also talking to Yamaha and another team in BSB. I've had offers from IDM and I've talked about some test riding stuff. I'm hoping to have something done before the fly away races and I'd like to go to BSB and get on a bike that can be competitive and be with a top team that can help me win. That's my number ...   Read more...
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