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Biaggi (500) and Nakano (250) Victorious at Brno GP

Yamaha’s Max Biaggi, attempting to salvage a disastrous GP season, dominated the Brno 500 GP today. Biaggi took the victory with a cushion over second place Valentino Rossi (Honda).

In the 250 GP, Yamaha’s Shinya Nakano was victorious over Honda’s Tohru Ukawa.

Suzuki’s Kenny Roberts, finishing fourth today, continues to maintain a comfortable cushion in the points’ race for the 500 championship, while Yamaha’s Olivier Jacque has a narrow lead over teammate Nakano in the 250 points’ race. Jacque finished third today.

250cc Final Race Results (Top 10)

1.	Shinya Nakano		(#56 - YAMAHA)
2.	Tohru Ukawa		(#4  - HONDA)
3.	Olivier Jacque 		(#19 - YAMAHA)
4.	Marco Melandri		(#35 - APRILIA)
5.	Ralf Waldmann		(#6  - APRILIA)
6.	Daijiro Katoh 		(#74 - HONDA)
7.	Franco Battaini		(#21 - APRILIA)
8.	Sebastian Porto		(#9  - YAMAHA)
9.	Klaus Nohles		(#26 - APRILIA)
10.	Anthony West		(#14 - HONDA)

250cc Current Points Standings (Top 10)

1.	Olivier Jacque 		(#19 - YAMAHA)	201 pts.
2.	Shinya Nakano		(#56 - YAMAHA)	194 pts.
3.	Tohru Ukawa		(#4  - HONDA)	185 pts.
4.	Daijiro Katoh 		(#74 - HONDA)	157 pts.
5.	Ralf Waldmann		(#6  - APRILIA)	108 pts.
6.	Anthony West		(#14 - HONDA)	94 pts.
7.	Marco Melandri		(#13 - APRILIA)	84 pts.
8.	Franco Battaini		(#21 - APRILIA)	73 pts.
9.	Naoki Matsudo 		(#8  - YAMAHA)	70 pts.
10.	Sebastian Porto		(#9  - YAMAHA)	62 pts.

500cc Final Race Results (Top 10)

1.	Max Biaggi		(#4  - YAMAHA)
2.	Valentino Rossi		(#46 - HONDA)
3.	Garry McCoy		(#24 - YAMAHA)	
4.	Kenny Roberts		(#2  - SUZUKI)
5.	Loris Capirossi		(#65 - HONDA)
6.	Sete Gibernau		(#5  - HONDA)
7.	Alex Criville		(#1  - HONDA)
8.	Nobuatsu Aoki		(#9  - SUZUKI)
9.	Jeremy McWilliams	(#99 - APRILIA)
10.	Tadayuki Okada		(#8  - HONDA)

500cc Current Points Standings (Top 10)

1.	Kenny Roberts		(#2  - SUZUKI)	174 pts.
2.	Valentino Rossi		(#46 - HONDA)	132 pts
3.	Carlos Checa		(#7  - YAMAHA)	128 pts.
4.	Loris Capirossi		(#65 - HONDA)	123 pts.
5.	Norick Abe		(#6  - YAMAHA)	106 pts.
6.	Alex Barros		(#10 - HONDA)	104 pts.
7.	Alex Criville		(#1  - HONDA)	97 pts.
8.	Max Biaggi		(#4  - YAMAHA)	89 pts.
9.	Nobuatsu Aoki		(#9  - SUZUKI)	86 pts.
10.	Garry McCoy		(#24 - YAMAHA)	84 pts.