This week on the Moto GP Series, the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix USA on the 29th of July held in the United States at the Mazda Raceway. This is the tenth race of the year, and the next one on the calendar isn't scheduled to happen until the 19th of August. That race is the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix, which happens at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Following that event is the bwin Grand Prix Ceske Republiky on August 26th and then there are stops in Aragon on September 30th and in Japan on October 14th.
The previous race on the calendar was the Grand Premio d'Italia TIM which happened on the 15th of July in Mugello, Italy. Jorge Lorenzo won that race for Yamaha Factory Racing and Dani Pedrosa came in second for Repsol. Andrea Dovizioso was third and Stefan Bradle and Valentino Rossi was fourth and fifth. Jorge Lorenzo is the leader of the MotoGP standings right now as well, with Dani Pedrosa taking second. Casey Stoner is third and Andrea Dovizioso comes in fourth. Cal Crutchlow from Great Britain is the fifth placed driver.