Rossi wraps up world championship

Rossi wraps up world championship

Italian rider Valentino Rossi secured his fourth successive world championship today with victory in the Australian MotoGP at Phillip Island.

Rossi diced with Spanish rival Sete Gibernau in a furious last-lap battle to win the penultimate race of the 16-race championship by just 0.097 seconds.

The lead swapped three times in the final lap of the 27-lap thriller, with Rossi prevailing down the home stretch.

Italian Loris Capirossi was third on his Ducati, with American Colin Edwards fourth on his Honda.

Rossi held a 30-point lead over Gibernau with two races remaining in the season and needed a top-two placing to clinch the title. But he was never going to settle for the softer option and pushed Gibernau all the way in an enthralling contest which the Spaniard led for 22 of the 27 laps.

Rossi has dominated MotoGP/500cc racing since graduating from 125cc/250cc world crowns, but he acclaimed his 2004 success with Yamaha as the greatest of them all.

“Every championship has its own feeling, the first one (125cc in 1997) the emotion was incredible, but for performance and the level this one for me is the best,” Rossi told a post-race press conference.

“At the beginning I was only going to follow Gibernau but with less fuel my bike started to give me a good feeling and it handled well and then I became faster than Gibernau.

“I then tried and I was quite sure of my feeling with the bike so I tried one time (in the 19th lap) but he came back and the last lap was just incredible.

“I overtook him at the exit to the first corner but then I made a mistake in a hairpin and he overtook me another time and it was unbelievable for me to win the race.”

Rossi raised eyebrows a year ago when he switched from world champions Honda to Yamaha and admitted that he did not expect such immediate success with his new team.

“When I tested the (Yamaha) bike the first time I had a good feeling, but I felt we needed more time. But we have been able to make a fantastic year and we made a great performance which I think is the best year for me, regarding team performance.

“It was a great battle with Gibernau and it was a great championship for us especially.”

Rossi became only the second rider to win consecutive world titles with different manufacturers – Honda last year and his current Yamaha – and has now won six times at Phillip Island (four premier and two 250cc).

It was the 25-year-old Italian's 100th podium finish in 139 starts in the three different classes of GP racing.

Only five riders in the 56-year history of GP racing have more podium finishes than Rossi – Giacomo Agostini (159), Angel Nieto (139), Phil Read (121), Mike Hailwood (112) and Max Biaggi (106).

Rossi now has 41 wins from 79 starts for a winning percentage of 51.8, well superior to Australian five-times world champion Mick Doohan (39.4 per cent).

Gibernau

Gibernau, although encountering throttle problems, only went down by a fraction of a second to render his home GP in Valencia on October 31 meaningless regarding the outcome of this year's championship.

“I was trying to put some good laps together but from the beginning I could feel that there was something different from qualifying,” Gibernau said.

“I couldn't get correctly on the throttle coming out of corners and I was losing too much traction in the first part of the corners and basically I was trying to get around this problem.

“I'm disappointed more because of this than with anything else.”

Gibernau is assured of finishing second in the championship with a 47-point buffer over Biaggi heading into the final race.

–AFP

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