Dennis Foggia and Andrea Migno nice protagonists in Portimao, respectively 2nd and third within the race. A primary podium of the season that each of them wanted.
The unimaginable rookie Pedro Acosta completed in entrance of everybody, with a double tricolor presence on the Moto3 podium in Portimao. Dennis Foggia ed Andrea Migno (within the video above) actually they managed to be nice protagonists of the Portuguese Grand Prix simply ended. Certainly, it’s the first podium for each: beforehand two sophisticated races for the primary, plus a little bit of dangerous luck for the second. However the first weighty end result has now arrived, a place to begin for what might be a really lengthy and hard-fought season.
Dennis Foggia particularly it got here from a double zero. Shot down by one other driver within the first seasonal occasion in Losail, solely 17th within the rerun on the identical observe. This time the Leopard driver as an alternative managed to be consistently protagonist, conquering the second place on the grid in qualifying after which additionally commanding the race for a number of laps. Too dangerous that ultimately his tires have been now destroyed, stopping him from defending himself from the small Spanish phenomenon lurking behind him… However he’s glad. “We would have liked this end result” he identified. Admitting that “In the previous couple of laps with the entrance tire I used to be with water in my throat. However 20 factors for the World Cup are good. “
He had touched it in Doha, now he has arrived. Additionally Andrea Migno scored the primary podium of the season, adopted by the pole place gained on Saturday. Behind him a zero within the first GP of the 12 months, additionally shot down by one other rider, after which completed 4th within the second occasion, within the wake of Antonelli. This time he’s third, on the finish of a race that noticed him within the battling main group from the begin to the checkered flag. “In fact, when you’re at all times there in entrance you’ll additionally like victory …” admitted the usual bearer Snipers. “However I am pleased with the weekend and the ultimate end result.” With a word. “I used to be a bit in hassle on the forehand: I could not assault, actually the others handed me simply there.”
Photograph: Leopard Racing / Andrea Migno