2 Aug 2013

Crutchlow moving to Ducati

6:50 pm on 2 August 2013

The British motorcyclist Cal Crutchlow has signed a two-year deal to ride for Ducati in MotoGP.

The deal means Crutchlow will ride in a factory team for the first time in MotoGP.

27-year-old Crutchlow currently rides for a Yamaha team.

He will replace Nicky Hayden at Ducati.

There are only three full factory teams in MotoGP - at Ducati, Yamaha and Repsol Honda.