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  1. Marquez ready to battle nerves in Valencian MotoGPRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2017 | Daily Times

    VALENCIA: Spain's Marc Marquez is poised to wrap up a fourth world MotoGP title on Sunday, an achievement which appeared a long-distance dream in the first half of the season. The 24-year-old Honda rider, who was world champion in the premier class in 2013, 2014 and 2016, watched as Yamaha's Maverick Vinales romped to victory in three of the first five races.

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  2. Marquez on verge of fourth world MotoGP crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    Spain's Marc Marquez is poised to wrap up a fourth world MotoGP title on Sunday, an achievement which appeared a long-distance dream in the first half of the season. The 24-year-old Honda rider, who was world champion in the premier class in 2013, 2014 and 2016, watched as Yamaha's Maverick Vinales romped to victory in three of the first five races.

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  3. Motorsport: Mike Tustin tops rookies in Ducati TriOptions CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Evesham Journal

    MIKE Tustin finished his maiden Ducati TriOptions Cup campaign as top rookie and 13th overall despite a disappointing final round in Assen, Netherlands. The strong progress has prompted calls for a top-10 placing throughout the 2018 season when the action resumes in the new year.

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  4. Yamaha's Johann Zarco nabs pole position for MotoGP Grand Prix of JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Zarco clocked a time of 1 minute, 53.469 seconds to edge Ducati rider Danilo Petrucci by 0.318 seconds. Championship leader Marc Marquez was third-fastest, 0.434 seconds off the pace.

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  5. Mazda MX-5 Global Challenge draws eclectic international field to Laguna SecaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Assen Rachev of Bulgaria not only races his MX-5, he also does all the repairs and tuning. He's in the mix to win the Mazda MX-5 Global Challenge championship this weekend at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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  6. Amsterdam and Rotterdam not interested in Dutch GP ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Local government officials in Amsterdam and Rotterdam have said there is little interest in their cities hosting a Dutch Grand Prix street race. As Motorsport.com revealed earlier this week, F1's commercial boss Sean Bratches recently paid a visit to the Netherlands to talk about the possibility of holding a street race in one of the country's major cities.

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  7. F1 looking into Dutch street raceRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | GrandPrix.com

    Reports including in the Berliner Kurier indicate that on the back of Max Verstappen's huge popularity, Liberty Media is open to a potential race on the streets of either Amsterdam or Rotterdam. "Liberty's seriousness is demonstrated by the recent visit to Holland of Sean Bratches, who looked into all possibilities," the Berliner Kurier report declared.

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  8. 2017 F1: F1 looking into Dutch street race ?Read the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Reports including in the Berliner Kurier indicate that on the back of Max Verstappen's huge popularity, Liberty Media is open to a potential race on the streets of either Amsterdam or Rotterdam. "Liberty's seriousness is demonstrated by the recent visit to Holland of Sean Bratches, who looked into all possibilities," the Berliner Kurier report declared.

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  9. ABL Acquisition Extends Ardena's Early-phase OfferingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Contract Pharma Breaking News

    Early-phase contract development and manufacturing organization , Ardena , has acquired bioanalytical contract laboratory, Analytical Biochemical Laboratory . The acquisition of Netherlands-based ABL follows the merging of Pharmavize and Crystallics to form Ardena and broadens the CDMO's pre-clinical and clinical offering to include bioanalytical and drug discovery services.

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  10. Disappointing end has Neary reconsidering decision to quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Warrington Guardian

    LYMM'S Sean Neary says the disappointing finish to his Ducati Trioptions Cup season has made him reconsider a decision to step away from the sport. After finishing a creditable third in the first race at the 'Cathedral of Speed' track at Assen in the Netherlands on Saturday, Neary crashed out of Sunday's second outing in the first lap.

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  11. Kendal superbike rider fights for podium position in close raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    KENDAL superbike rider James Ellison made it onto the podium as he came third at the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship victory in Assen, the Netherlands. Leon Haslam claimed the first place spot after an epic clash at the legendary Dutch circuit with a six-way scrap for supremacy.

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  12. Risk of human-triggered earthquakes laid out in biggest-ever databaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | NatureNews

    A 7.8-magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal on April 30, 2015, has been linked by some to groundwater pumping. From mining projects to oil and gas operations, human activity has set off earthquakes around the world and in many geological settings.

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  13. British Superbike: Christian Iddon Staying With Tyco BMW In 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Roadracing World

    Tyco BMW is pleased to announce its continued involvement with Christian Iddon into a third season in the British Superbike Championship for 2018. The Stockport based rider was unfortunate to miss out on this year's Showdown, but has posted four podiums to date on the TAS Racing prepared S1000RR - a statistic he fully intends improving in the final five races this season, commencing this weekend at Assen in the Netherlands.

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  14. German Superbike: Markus Reiterberger Sweeps Race Wins At 2017 Championship FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Roadracing World

    Munich. Three wins and a total of five podium finishes sums up the weekend in numbers for the BMW riders.

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  15. Newly-merged Ardena buys Dutch bio labRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Drug Researcher

    According to CEO Harry Christiaens, the acquisition - which increases Ardena's scientists to 125 - enables the firm to provide bioanalytical services. "With ABL's expertise, we can now support sponsors with bioanalytical and drug discovery services to help them reach important pre-clinical and clinical milestones," a he said.

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  16. Keith Farmer's British Supersport title hopes hit by Assen time penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Newsday

    Keith Farmer's hopes of clinching the British Supersport title with a round to spare have been dashed by a time penalty after he crossed the line second in Sunday's race in Assen. The Tyrone rider looked to have won the title with his second spot but the race stewards later hit him with a 60-second penalty for taking down Ben Currie.

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  17. Jonathan Rea takes record breaking third consecutive WorldSBK titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Motorcycle Daily

    When someone asks you when Jonathan Rea made history by winning three back to back WorldSBK titles, you will remember 30th September 2017, as the Northern Irishman has been crowned MOTUL FIM Superbike World Champion this weekend in France. A match made in heaven with his Ninja ZX-10RR, Rea took the crown in race one with a stunning display of pure race craft.

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  18. BSB: Keith Farmer wins Supersport title at AssenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | BBC News

    Tyrone rider Keith Farmer has been crowned British Supersport champion after finishing second in Sunday's feature race at Assen. Farmer holds an unassailable 67-point lead over Irwin in the 2017 series with one round remaining at Brands Hatch.

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  19. British Superbike: Richard Cooper To Step Up To Superbike Class For Bennetts Suzuki At AssenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Roadracing World

    Bennetts Suzuki's Richard Cooper will swap his Superstock machine for a GSX-R1000 Superbike this weekend, the Nottinghamshire rider set for a wildcard appearance as the MCE British Superbike championship heads to Assen for round 11 of the series. Cooper currently sits second in the National Superstock 1000 championship, but with that series absent from the Assen schedule, he and the team decided to enter into the blue ribband class in an effort to speed up the continued development of the GSX-R1000 in Superbike spec.

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  20. Newly-merged Ardena buys Dutch bio labRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Drug Researcher

    According to CEO Harry Christiaens, the acquisition - which increases Ardena's scientists to 125 - enables the firm to provide bioanalytical services. "With ABL's expertise, we can now support sponsors with bioanalytical and drug discovery services to help them reach important pre-clinical and clinical milestones," he said.

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