MotoGP - Round 14 Qatar

Valentino Rossi clinched his 10th win of the 2005 season with Marco Melandri and Nicky Hayden a fine 3rd.

Set in the desert with temperatures at 39ºC at the 2nd visit to this circuit, a thrilling close race took place.

News report of the race

Loris Capirossi
Ducati v Honda
Carlos Checa
desert race
new rubber
desert racing
desert grid
John Hopkins
Kenny Roberts Jr
Kenny Roberts Jr