MX23RW : Saturday, June 12 21:30:52| >> :600:181742676:181742676:

Marc Marquez: 'MotoGP title is getting further away'

Marc Marquez concedes that his MotoGP title is slipping away, but vows to keep "fighting".

Repsol Honda rider Marc Marquez has insisted that he will keep "fighting", despite his chances of successfully defending his MotoGP title being minimal.

The Spaniard is currently third in the standings, 77 points adrift of Yamaha leader Valentino Rossi, heading into this weekend's MotoGP in San Marino.

"Obviously I'm disappointed to have crashed out of the race in the UK [at Silverstone], but I was pushing and this can happen when the weather is like that," roadracingworld.com quotes Marquez as saying.

"Of course the Championship is getting further away from us but we were back fighting at the front and this is definitely a positive. Now we head to Misano which is a pretty small and slow track. We were testing there before the summer break so I hope the data from that test can help us with the setting this weekend."

There are six races left in the season.

ID:245024: cacheID:245024:1false2false3false:QQ:: from db desktop :LenBod:restore:1257:
Restore Data
Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Read Next:
Marquez ready to tackle Silverstone
>

rhs 2.0
Euro 2020 fixtures
Sunday, June 13, 2021
 
2pm
Monday, June 14, 2021
 
5pm
 
8pm
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
 
8pm
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
 
2pm
 
5pm
Todays Game Header Right

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!