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2019 sees lowest fracture tally since 2015

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For the principle time in four years, the total choice of crashes across MotoGP™, Moto2™ and Moto3™ doesn’t rise above the 1000 value

For the principle time since 2015, the total choice of crashes across the MotoGP™, Moto2™ and Moto3™ lessons didn’t rise above the 1000 value. In 2019, there were 971 crashes in the 19 rounds, compared to 1077 closing season.

In the premier class, the pudgy-time rider with the smallest amount of crashes across the total season modified into Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) with four, his lowest tally since 2014. Yamaha duo Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) and Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) racked up honest correct six every in 2019. On the diversified raze of the spectrum, the rider with the ultimate choice of crashes modified into Johann Zarco with 17, eight extra than he recorded in 2018. Pramac Racing’s Jack Miller has the 2d most with 15, carefully followed by teammate Francesco Bagnaia and World Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) on 14 apiece. This modified into Marquez’ least choice of crashes in a single season since 2015.

With 20 crashes, Sam Lowes registered potentially the most choice of crashes in the Moto2™ class on board his Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 bike, with rookie Marco Bezzecchi having the subsequent most with 18. World Champion Alex Marquez had his easiest season is phrases of crashes, 12 is his lowest in the intermediate class, with 2d in the Championship and fellow MotoGP™ rider Brad Binder going down the motorway honest correct four cases.

In the lightweight class, Tom Booth-Amos topped the fracture charts with 22 for the duration of 2019, with Can Öncü honest correct one behind on 21. World Champion Lorenzo Dalla Porta saw the gravel entice 15 cases, with teammate Marcos Ramirez crashing honest correct six cases – the lowest of the total pudgy-time riders along with Jakub Kornfeil and Romano Fenati.

In phrases of the circuit that saw potentially the most crashes in 2019, Le Mans topped the billing with 90, 17 extra than the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya and Phillip Island. The least fracture-fest circuit this season? MotorLand Aragon – honest correct 15 crashes across the three days.

Top 10 most crashes in 2019 – circuits:

1. Le Mans – 90

2. Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya – 73

2. Phillip Island – 73

4. Misano World Circuit – Marco Simoncelli – 69

5. Circuito de Jerez-Angel Nieto – 57

5. Circuit Ricardo Tormo – 57

7. TT Circuit Assen – 55

8. Losail Worldwide Circuit – 51

9. Sepang Worldwide Circuit – 50

10. Automotodrom Brno – 49

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