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In a new addition for 2009, AUTOSPORT brings you the definitive who won what, and where, round-up from another big racing weekend

  By Matt Beer

A downpour in the desert made this a four-day weekend, as MotoGP took the unpredecented step of postponing its Qatar night race until Monday - not that a 22-hour delay could stop Casey Stoner winning at Losail for a third straight year.

The Algarve A1GP races headlined the weekend's four-wheeled action, with Vitantonio Liuzzi starring on his debut, Robert Doornbos and Neel Jani taking the wins, and Ireland losing the points lead to the Swiss following a penalty for Adam Carroll.

Elsewhere, Daniel Ricciardo announced his arrival in British Formula 3 with a double victory at Oulton Park, and Joey Logano put his Sprint Cup struggles aside to win the Nashville NASCAR Nationwide race.


Robert Doornbos on the Algarve A1GP podiumNASCAR Nationwide: Logano wins Nashville Nationwide

A1GP: Doornbos wins Algarve sprint race

A1GP: Jani wins spectacular feature race

A1GP: Ireland: Penalty could decide title

British F3: Ricciardo wins on debut at Oulton

British F3: Ricciardo completes double at Oulton

125cc: Iannone wins truncated Qatar race

250cc: Barbera beats Cluzel to 250cc win

MotoGP: Stoner claims third Qatar MotoGP win

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Matt Beer starting freelancing for in the first week of its existence in 1999, and spent the next decade-and-a-half dovetailing increasing amounts of time contributing to it with working for other Haymarket motorsport websites, UK national reporting, co-managing award-winning Edinburgh Festival Fringe theatres, racing driver and team PR, and getting some degrees, plus contributions to an AUTOCOURSE Champ Car yearbook and the FIA Institute's in-house magazine. Now deputy editor of, he also oversees AUTOSPORT's talent development programme for emerging motorsport writers.
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