Originally Posted by motu
As we often hear from top sports stars - You make your own luck. All Spies knew was how to make bad luck....all by himself.
All the mechanical problems they had, could not possibly have been all his own fault.
I also think, that when your aim is to challenge guys like Lorenzo or Stoner, your concentration has to be 100%. And you cannot feel uncertain about anything, especially your bike - if you do, you're already behind. With so much trouble in his bike, I cannot blame him, if he lost some of his confidence.