There are countless motor sports series around the world, but few are as exhilarating and awe-inspiring as the MotoGP world championship. In MotoGP, the fastest men on two wheels do battle at speeds in excess of 210 miles per hour on prototype machinery that at times outperforms even that of a Formula 1 car.
The riders are currently in preseason training and testing mode as they fine tune both themselves and their motorcycles ahead of the 19-round Grand Prix season.
Who are the men to follow as the season progresses?
Here’s your comprehensive betting guide to everything you need to know ahead of the coming campaign, starting with profiles of the series’ top contenders.