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Jul 22, 2001

Biaggi Wins German 500cc Grand Prix, Yamaha Sweeps Top Four Spots

<BR><BR>Max Biaggi's win at Sachsenring pulls him to within 10 points of the championship leader Valentino Rossi. Rossi did not repeat his feat of winning the race from 11th on the grid in Germany as he did at Donington Park. Rossi finished seventh.<BR><BR>Final 500cc Grand Prix Results From Sachsenring:<BR><BR>1. Max Biaggi, Yamaha<BR>2. Carlos Checa, Yamaha<BR>3. Shinya Nakano, Yamaha<BR>4. Norick Abe, Yamaha<BR>5. Alex Barros, Honda<BR>6. Olivier Jacque, Yamaha<BR>7. Valentino Rossi, Honda<BR>8. Loris Capirossi, Honda<BR>9. Kenny Roberts, Suzuki<BR>10. Sete Gibernau, Suzuki<BR>11. Garry McCoy, Yamaha<BR>12. Noriyuki Haga, Yamaha<BR>13. Jose Luis Cardoso, Yamaha<BR>14. Jurgen vd Goorbergh, Proton<BR>15. Anthony West, Honda<BR>16. Jay Vincent, Pulse<BR><BR>Tohru Ukawa, Honda, DNF, 27 laps, crash<BR>Brendan Clarke, Honda, DNF, 18 laps, crash<BR>Barry Veneman, Honda, DNF, 13 laps, retired<BR>Johan Stigefelt, Sabre, DNF, 9 laps, retired<BR>Haruchika Aoki, Honda, DNF, 0 laps, crash<BR>Leon Haslam, Honda, DNF, 0 laps, crash<BR>