Reviews Jean-Marc Furlan recovered after the criticisms against the AJA
Marc Marquez ponders whether Pol Espargaro's move from KTM to Honda was clever
© Motorsport Images Was Pol Espargaro's move to Honda a mistake? Pol Espargaro faces his first season as a Honda factory driver in 2021. After a strong season with KTM, Espargaro switched to Honda this winter and became Marc Marquez's team-mate. If you look at the shape of the 2020 season, the question arises as to whether the change was the right decision. KTM won three races in the 2020 MotoGP season, Honda not a single one.
AJA But the fifth.
Present at a press conference on Monday, Jean-Marc Furlan did not do it in the language of wood. Asked about the defeat of AJ Auxerre against Rodez last Saturday, the coach did not hesitate to give his thoughts.
“In this championship, either you play the lead or you play the maintenance. We are playing our heads, that's all. We don't care about returning teams. When you've only been here for 18 months, you are sure to be on the lookout for it. But today, you have to remember that we're fifth, something you haven't experienced here in years, so I want to say to those who criticize "Hey! Ho! It's okay, shut up shut up." " AJA face Amiens this Tuesday (8 p.m.) for the 28th day of Ligue 2.
All this with a nice singing accent.
Doha Moto2: Lowes holds off Gardner for second straight win .
Sam Lowes fended off Remy Gardner to claim his second-successive win in 2021 in a tense Moto2 Doha Grand Prix, as rookie Raul Fernandez bagged his first podium. © Gold and Goose / Motorsport Images Sam Lowes, Marc VDS Racing Team Both Lowes and Gardner ran close on the final lap, but the former resisted pressure from the Ajo KTM rider to strengthen his championship lead. Marco Bezzecchi jumped poleman Lowes off the line, with the VR46 rider keeping the Briton at bay across the opening lap as Ajo KTM rookie Raul Fernandez moved into third ahead of teammate Gardner.