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02:49Special event

History of the Phillip Island track

05:05Crash

A crash during the Superbike race

06:08Interview

Kevin Schwantz believes Wayne Rainey will be a threat

07:24Interview

Wayne Rainey talks about Kevin Schwantz

08:19Interview

Kenny Roberts talks about his team's progress

09:32Interview

Wayne Gardner is feeling the pressure - talks about his crash during practice

12:42Interview

Eddie Lawson talks about his crash

13:56Interview

Freddie Spencer is back on the Grand Prix scene

15:20Interview

Giacomo Agostini gives his thoughts about Freddie Spencer's return

17:12Crash

Mike Doohan crashes during practice

17:49Crash

Bubba Shobert's crash during practice

18:14Crash

Randy Mamola has a huge crash

19:38Start

500cc race start: Wayne Rainey leads

20:58Crash

Kevin Schwantz crashes out of second

22:30Crash

Helicopter view of Schwantz crash

23:08Run off

Malcolm Campbell runs off but can't control the bike

24:18Battle

It's a huge battle for second

27:32Crash

Pier Francesco Chili crashes out

29:20Battle

Crazy battle as Wayne Gardner charges Wayne Rainey

30:59Overtake

A mistake from Gardner allows Rainey through

32:20Battle

Wayne Gardner is back in the lead but not for long - amazing racing

33:50Battle

The never ending battle between the leaders continue

34:36Run off

Michael Rudroff runs off and almost takes out Randy Mamola

35:05Battle

Intense racing from the Gardner and Rainey

38:32Overtake

Wayne Gardner goes wide and Christian Sarron takes second

39:19Battle

3-way battle for the lead

40:58Race action

Michael Rudroff touches race leader Christian Sarron

44:16Overtake

Wayne Rainey takes the lead

45:16Crash

Freddie Spencer crashes out and so does Niall Mackenzie

47:27Battle

With three laps to go the battle is still continuing

49:31Battle

Wayne Gardner leads on the last lap

50:33Checkered flag

Wayne Gardner takes an incredible home Grand Prix win

50:50Interview

Wayne Gardner talks about his win

52:17Podium

Championship standings as the crowd chants for Wayne Gardner

52:55Special event

Kevin Schwantz gets a lift in a tank

53:14Start

125cc race start: Ezio Gianola battles for the lead

55:00Crash

Ezio Gianola loses it

55:30Crash

Jorge Martínez crashed out

55:46Race finish

Àlex Crivillé wins - race results

56:30Start

250cc race start: Sito Pons is into the lead

57:16Race action

Jacques Cornu and Jean-Philippe Ruggia almost collide

57:50Crash

Luca Cadalora mounts quickly back onto the bike

58:44Battle

Jean-Philippe Ruggia and Sito Pons battle for the lead

59:20Overtake

Jean-Philippe Ruggia makes a spectacular move

59:54Checkered flag

Sito Pons slipstreams to victory - race results

Australian Bike GP 1989

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Duke Classics - Bike GP

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Wayne Gardner shrugged off the pressure of racing at home to reel in Wayne Rainey, setting up an awesome race-long dice. And with Christian Sarron and Kevin Magee getting involved, the lead seemed to change on every one of the 30 laps.

Channel:Duke Classic Videos
About this program:Duke Classics - Bike GP
Episode title:Australian Bike GP 1989
Season:1980's
Episode number:53
Date:1989-04-9
Run time:1:01:31
Category:Racing coverage
Production:Duke
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