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Marlboro Yamaha Team consolidate second place

Marlboro Yamaha Team consolidate second place

Marlboro Yamaha Team consolidate second place

Max Biaggi´s victory in Sepang consolidated second place in the Team World Championship for Marlboro Yamaha. The Italian and his Spanish team-mate Carlos Checa picked up 34 points, one more than Repsol Honda Team riders Valentino Rossi and Tohru Ukawa, who had already sealed the title in Motegi.

With two rounds remaining Marlboro Yamaha have a 51 point advantage over West Honda Pons in third place, whilst Telefónica Movistar Suzuki are now up to fourth and ahead of Antena 3 Yamaha D'Antín by one point. With Gauloises Yamaha Tech 3 comfortable in sixth place the battle is on for seventh, with Proton Team KR currently on 99 points with a three point advantage over Red Bull Yamaha WCM and eight over Fortuna Honda Gresini.

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MotoGP, 2002, Gauloises Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix

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