Casey Stoner
Casey Stoner SMP Images

Valencia honour for Simoncelli

NEWLY-CROWNED MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner says the best way to honour the late Marco Simoncelli is to try to ensure a thrilling season-ending race at Valencia this Sunday.

Simoncelli died in a horrific accident at the Malaysian Grand Prix on October 23.

The Honda rider was regarded as one of the up-and-coming stars of the sport and a potential future rival for Stoner.

The Australian, who won his second world title when he captured his fifth straight Australian Grand Prix recently, is preparing for a tough weekend in Spain.

"It will be difficult to return to racing this weekend after Marco's terrible accident in Sepang, but I think it is the best thing we can do to honour him," Stoner said.

Read more at brisbanetimes.com.au


Drivers not learning their lesson

Drivers not learning their lesson

Police continue to target the Fatal Five.

At the cutting edge of dance

At the cutting edge of dance

DancEdge Emerald is holding a Come and Try Day.

Seals captain hangs up goggles

Seals captain hangs up goggles

Emerald Seals captain retiring this year.