Originally Posted by Mike Yanagita
Right, so Lorenzo's '10 WC wasn't a gift by any means.
In 08 Stoner was ahead of Rossi in points even after Laguna Seca, iirc, and then the momentum shifted during that race.
At their level, it comes down to managing the smallest of details. Lorenzo is a master at getting them right. Pedrosa, not so much.
Rossi's ability has been questioned since 2010, now we will see.