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Spanish rider Marc márquez became a six-time MotoGP champion

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TASS, 6 Oct. Spaniard Marc Marquez of “Honda” ahead of schedule won the sixth title of world champion in road-racing (MotoGP).

Marquez finished first in the race 15-th stage of the season in Thailand. His closest rival in the fight for the title of the Italian Andrea Dovizioso of Ducati finished fourth. After the race in Thailand in the asset Marquez was 325 points in the overall standings, which made it unattainable for Dovizioso, who scored 215 points.

Marquez took first or second place in all stages in which they participated this season, he missed only one race. In the calendar of the MotoGP there are still four stages.

26-year-old Marquez won the sixth title in his seventh season in MotoGP. Also on account of his two titles in the Junior championship. This year he won nine victories. Marquez takes third place in the history of the number of titles MotoGP, most of the championship was won by Italians Giacomo Agostini (8) and Valentino Rossi (7).

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