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03:32Interview

Wayne Rainey is feeling the pressure from Eddie Lawson

04:13Interview

Kevin Schwantz isn't happy about the rain

06:06Interview

Eddie Lawson will push through the season after a rough start

07:45Interview

Niall Mackenzie wants to improve

09:24Start

125cc race start: Hans Spaan leads at the first corner

10:44Battle

It's a three man battle down the straight

12:03Crash

Adi Stadler is out

12:16Crash

Ezio Gianola slides out of the race

13:05Battle

Jorge Martínez goes into the lead, but not for long

15:27Checkered flag

Àlex Crivillé wins - race results

17:25Start

500cc race start: Wayne Rainey blasts into the lead - first corner crash

18:14Crash

Replay: Rachel Nicotte crash

21:05Race action

Wayne Rainey leads from Eddie Lawson

21:37Overtake

Christian Sarron charges through on Kevin Magee

28:50Caution

Kevin Schwantz runs into trouble

31:10Race action

Wayne Rainey gets held up a back marker

31:48Overtake

Eddie Lawson is into the lead

34:53Race action

Wayne Garder holds onto fourth

38:51Race action

The leading trio head onto another lap

40:40Crash

Wayne Rainey flies off his bike and out of the race

41:52Crash

Replay: Wayne Rainey crash

43:48Checkered flag

Eddie Lawson wins - race results

44:49Interview

Eddie Lawson knows he is far from the championship

45:27Interview

Wayne Rainey says the championship is not over

46:44Start

250cc race start: Martin Wimmer flies into the lead

50:45Battle

Carlos Cardus tries to go into lead

51:28Overtake

Sito Pons is in slipstream city

53:56Overtake

Jacques Cornu is up into third

54:23Crash

Peter Linden remounts himself in record time

55:05Crash

Helmut Bradl goes down on the last lap

55:41Checkered flag

Sito Pons wins - Crash replay: Helmut Bradl - race results

56:30Special event

Fighter jet does a show-run

56:48Start

Sidecar championship race start: Alan Michel leads

58:47Checkered flag

Rolf Biland and Kurt Waltisperg win - race results

Swedish Bike GP 1989

2018-05-081:00:22
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Duke Classics - Bike GP

About

The main contenders were Wayne Rainey and Eddie Lawson. Kevin Schwantz had won more GPs than anyone going into this Swedish round and was always going to be a threat, as was Niall Mackenzie. It was a World Championship battle of epic proportions.

Channel:Duke Classic Videos
About this program:Duke Classics - Bike GP
Episode title:Swedish Bike GP 1989
Season:1980's
Episode number:59
Date:1989-08-13
Run time:1:00:22
Category:Racing coverage
Production:Duke
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