2019 Qatar Motorcycle Grand Prix
Motorcycle Grand Prix racing (MotoGP) is one of the most exciting motorsports on the planet. Next to Formula One, it attracts the biggest crowds and the most viewers of any motorised sporting event. With the 2018 season still fresh in our minds, the action starts all over again with the first Grand Prix of the year. Coming up in March is the Iconic Qatar Motorcycle Grand Prix, which promises spectacular racing, heart-pounding tension and plenty of online betting opportunities for both novices and experienced punters.
The 2019 MotoGP Season
The MotoGP Championship will look a little different in 2019. While the majority of the teams have kept the same riders with a few tweaks to the bikes, there will be a few changes in venues. One of the biggest changes is the introduction of the Argentinian Grand Prix after a 15-year absence. There will still be 19 races scheduled for the year with the riders, teams and manufacturers, all aiming for the that coveted title.
Marc Márquez won his second consecutive title last year and he will be back in the saddle for Repsol Honda, hoping to make it three-for-three. Ducati will have Andrea Dovizioso, the Italian bullet who has trailed the Spaniard for too long and will look to defeat his rival yet again.
Details for Qatar
The Qatar Motorcycle Grand Prix main race will take place on the 10th of March at the iconic Losail International Circuit just outside of Doha. First run in 2004, Qatar is was the first to location to introduce a floodlit circuit with all the most recent races taking place at night. The circuit is characterised by a long straight and tight sections between turns 5 and 11. It stretches the technical capabilities of both the riders and the bikes.
What to Bet On
Betting on the Qatar MotoGP can be as simple or as detailed as you wish to make it. There are three main bets to start off with. This includes the winning rider, the winning team and the winning manufacturer. Bets can also be placed individual statistics like who will set the fastest lap, who will lead the starting grid and if all the riders will finish the race.
If you want to know more about the different markets and updated betting odds, check out top-rated bookmakers like Spin Sports, Sports Betting and 888 Sport.