Originally Posted by DougZ73
Although we are only two races in this season, so hard to make a full comparison, but I would say Dovi consistently did better than either Hayden or Rossi last season, cumulatively.
Dovi ended 2012 with 218 points, Rossi with 163, and Hayden 122.
That's because Dovi was in MotoGP with a Tech3 bike that was very close to factory spec and Rossi/Hayden were racing in the DuCRTi series. Not the same thing at all.
And don't get me wrong, I rate Dovi quite high, he handed Cal his butt all year on the same bike.