18 Aug 2014

Marquez loses in Czech Republic

7:37 am on 18 August 2014

MotoGp's young superstar Marc Marquez's hopes of setting a record 11 straight wins has ended in the Czech Republic where Danni Pedrosa, Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi relegated the young Spaniard to fourth place.

Spanish motorcycle champion Marc Marquez

Spanish motorcycle champion Marc Marquez Photo: PHOTOSPORT

Marquez was bidding to become the first premier class rider ever to win the 11 opening races of a season.

21 year old Marquez still leads the championship by 77 points from Pedrosa with another 13 points back to third placed Rossi.

Motorcylcing's MotoGP Championship leader Marc Marquez's dominance of this year's season continued as he claimed his ninth pole position for tomorrow's Czech Republic round.