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Marc Marquez: ‘Safe’ riding cost me Silverstone MotoGP win

Marc Marquez reckons that choosing the safer option in his final corner battle with Alex Rins cost him his second Silverstone MotoGP victory. The Honda man was beaten to the line by Rins’ Suzuki by just 0.013 as he ran wide at the final corner of Woodcote, allowing Rins to undercut him and just make it past before the finish. The pair had been embroiled in a thrilling battle throughout the entirety of the 20 lap contest, Rins pushing Marquez all the way but deciding to shadow him rather than take the lead and make an escape attempt. The championship leader tried to defend for all he was worth throughout the final lap, hugging the inside line at pretty much every corner before...
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