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2009 MotoGP - Phillip Island Photo Gallery

Check out the latest photos from Round 15 of MotoGP held at Phillip Island.

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American Nicky Hayden (69) during free practice at Phillip Island MotoGP.
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Aussie Casey Stoner struggled for traction in his free practice session.
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Ducati Marlboro's Casey Stoner (27) has won Phillip Island twice; 2007 and 2008.
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Devoted fans show their support for their hometown favorite, Casey Stoner.
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Rizla Suzuki's Loris Capirossi (65) had some setbacks with his GSV-R during the first part of his session.
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Loris Capirossi and his Rizla Suzuki GSV-R on Phillip Island circuit.
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San Carlo Gresini Honda's Alex De Angelis (15) during free practice at Phillip Island.
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LCR Honda's Randy De Puniet (14) recently resigned for 2010.
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Randy De Puniet and LCR Honda (14) are still looking for a podium finish at Phillip Island.
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Italian Andrea Dovizioso, Repsol Honda, is looking for another podium finish in 2009.
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San Carlo Gresini Honda's Toni Elias (24) has had two top-ten finishes at Phillip Island during his MotoGP career.
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American Nicky Hayden gears up for his free practice session at Phillip Island.
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Dani Pedrosa (3) and Repsol Honda has had eight podium finishes in 2009.
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Dani Pedrosa currently sits in third in the World Championship points standings.
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Hungarian Gabor Talmacsi, Scot Racing, is still chasing a podium finish for his rookie MotoGP season.
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Rizla Suzuki's Chris Vermeulen (7) will move to World Superbike in 2010.
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Chris Vermeulen, Rizla Suzuki, said, 'I really love racing at Phillip Island and hopefully we'll have a good time there!'
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Jorge Lorenzo of Fiat Yamaha will have to stay focused if he going to capture second in the championship race.
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Fiat Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo smiles for photos at Phillip Island.
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Fiat Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo during free practice at Phillip Island.
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Alex De Angelis lowsided his #1 bike during qualifying at Phillip Island. He returned on his #2 bike to finish.
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Monster Yamaha Tech 3's Colin Edwards crossed the line in fifth. This marks the third time the American has started in fifth at Phillip Island.
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Ducati Marlboro's Nicky Hayden speaks with his crew at Phillip Island. The Kentucky Kid qualified for seventh.
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Nicky Hayden has finished on the rostrum at Phillip Island three times with his best being his 2005 finish of second-place.
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Ducati Marlboro Nicky Hayden currently sits in 14th, just 4 points behind James Toseland.
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Jorge Lorenzo continued to struggle with rear tire traction at Phillip Island.
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Rizla Suzuki's hotties at Phillip Island.
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Fiat Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo has set his sights on capturing second place in the championship race.
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Jorge Lorenzo (99) had to overcome tire issues and physical sickness on Friday's practice session.
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During Friday's practice session, Fiat Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo slid off his YZR-M1 but escaped injury.
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Hayate Racing Team's Marco Melandri earned a first place finish in Australia in 2006 aboard a Honda machine.
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Repsol Honda's Dani Pedrosa (3) had a crash during qualifying but he returned to finish third-fastest.
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Fiat Yamaha's Valentino Rossi finishes his session, 'Rossi style'.
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Since the start of his MotoGP career, The Doctor Valentino Rossi has finished on the podium at Phillip Island.
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Valentino Rossi always has time to cut-up in front of the camera.
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Casey Stoner celebrates his pole position win and his 24th birthday at Phillip Island.
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During early sessions at Phillip Island, rain fell making track conditions slick.
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Dani Pedrosa and Nicky Hayden during Friday's free practice session at Phillip Island.
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Randy De Puniet in the pit box at Phillip Island.
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Dani Pedrosa stands next to his Repsol Honda in the pit box at Phillip Island.
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Gabor Talmacsi, Scot Racing and LCR Honda's Randy De Puniet at Phillip Island.
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Dani Pedrosa grabbed the holeshot and led Lap 1.
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Andrea Dovizioso aboard his Repsol Honda at Phillip Island.
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Casey Stoner and Valentino Rossi kept each other on their toes during the Phillip Island MotoGP.
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Casey Stoner (27) and Valentino Rossi (46) lead the race from Lap 2 until the end.
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Valentino Rossi (46) would close the gap between him and Stoner before falling back to a solid second place.
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Randy De Puniet, Colin Edwarda and Andrea Dovizioso at Phillip Island.
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Andrea Dovizioso (4) leads the mid-pack race.
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Toni Elias (24) in the mid-pack near the start of the race at Phillip Island.
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Andrea Dovizioso claimed fifth in the points standings but the Italian only has a 7 point lead over Colin Edwards.
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Toni Elias and Andrea Dovizioso battling it out on their Hondas.
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Ducati Marlboro's Nicky Hayden started on the grid in seventh, but a collision with Jorge Lorenzo left him in 15th at the checkers.
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American Nicky Hayden will look to Malaysia for a better race after colliding with Jorge Lorenzo put him at the back of the pack in 15th.
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Rizla Suzuki teammates Chris Vermeulen (7) and Loris Capirossi (65) were racing against each other for part of the race.
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In 2008, Nicky Hayden set the record at Phillip Island for the fastest lap record in MotoGP.
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By taking the win at Phillip Island, Casey Stoner moved to third in the championship points race.
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Any lingering doubts about the health of Ducati Marlboro's Casey Stoner have been put to rest.
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Casey Stoner claimed his third race win of the 09 season, making it three years in-a-row he has won at Phillip Island.
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Valentino Rossi celebrates his second place finish by spraying the crowd with champagne.
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Respsol Honda's Dani Pedrosa has finished in third-place six times this season.
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Dani Pedrosa celebrates his ninth podium finish for 2009.
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Casey Stoner celebrated the win and his birthday this weekend in Phillip Island.
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High atop of the podium at Phillip Island is Ducati Marlboro's Casey Stoner.
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Casey Stoner has every reason to smile after his win at Phillip Island. He will now concentrate on repeating his success at Malaysia.
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Repsol Honda's Dani Pedrosa finished over 22 seconds behind the two leaders of Phillip Island.
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By finishing in second, Valentino Rossi extended his lead over rival Jorge Lorenzo from 18 points to 38.
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Perhaps The Doctor is performing an ear canal check or is he saying 'talk to the hand'?
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Rizla Suzuki's hotties.