2001' 500 Grand Prix    .
Race Results


Round 1 - Suzuka - Japan
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
3rd
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
4th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
5th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
6th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
7th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
8th
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
9th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
10th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
11th
 Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
12th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
13th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
DNF
Jason VINCENT
PULSE
DNF
Chris WALKER
HONDA
Only 13 Finished
Riders indicated in RED = British


Round 2 - Welkom - South Africa 
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
3rd
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
4th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
5th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
6th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
7th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
8th
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
9th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
10th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
11th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
12th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
13th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
14th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
15th
Chris WALKER
HONDA
17th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
DNS
Jason VINCENT
PULSE
Riders indicated in RED = British


Round 3 - Jerez - Spain
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
3rd
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
4th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
5th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
6th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
7th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
8th
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
9th
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
10th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
11th
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
12th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
13th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
14th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
15th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
16th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
18th
Jason VINCENT
PULSE
DNF
Chris WALKER
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British


Round 4 - Le Mans - France
1st
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
2nd
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
3rd
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
4th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
5th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
6th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
7th
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
8th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
9th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
10th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
11th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
12th
Chris WALKER
HONDA
13th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
14th
Barry VENEMAN
HONDA
15th
Jarno JANSSEN
HONDA
DNF
Jason VINCENT
PULSE
DNS
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British


Round 5 - Mugello - Italy
1st
Alex BARROS
HONDA
2nd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
3rd
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
4th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
5th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
6th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
7th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
8th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
9th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
10th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
11th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
12th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
13th
Mark WILLIS
PULSE
DNF
Jason VINCENT
PULSE
DNF
Chris WALKER
HONDA
DNS
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Only 13 Finished
Riders indicated in RED = British


Round 6 - Catalunya - Spain
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
3rd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
4th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
5th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
6th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
7th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
8th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
9th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
10th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
11th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
12th
Olivier JACQUE
YAMAHA
13th
Chris WALKER
HONDA
14th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
15th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
16th
Jason VINCENT
PULSE
DNS
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British


Round 7 - Assen - Holland
1st
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
2nd
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
3rd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
4th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
5th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
6th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
7th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
8th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
9th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
10th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
11th
Olivier JACQUE
YAMAHA
12th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
13th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
14th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
15th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
DNF
Jason VINCENT
PULSE
DNS
Chris WALKER
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British


Round 8 - Donington - Great Britain
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
3rd
Alex BARROS
HONDA
4th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
5th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
6th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
7th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
8th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
9th
Olivier JACQUE
YAMAHA
10th
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
11th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
12th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
13th
Jason VINCENT
YAMAHA
14th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
15th
Chris WALKER
HONDA
17th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British

Round 9 - Sachsenring - Germany 
1st
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
2nd
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
3rd
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
4th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
5th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
6th
Olivier JACQUE
YAMAHA
7th
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
8th
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
9th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
10th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
11th
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
12th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
13th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
14th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
15th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
16th
Jay VINCENT
PULSE
DNF
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Chris Walker sacked by team.
Riders indicated in RED = British

Round 10 - Brno - Czech Rep
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
3rd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
4th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
5th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
6th
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
7th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
8th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
9th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
10th
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
11th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
12th
Olivier JACQUE
YAMAHA
13th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
14th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
15th
Johan STIGEFELT
SABRE V4
DNF
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Jay Vincent moved to 250 due to 500 team running out of money, so unable to compete in any more rounds this season.
Riders indicated in RED = British

Round 11 - Estoril - Portugal
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
3rd
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
4th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
5th
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
6th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
7th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
8th
Olivier JACQUE
YAMAHA
9th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
10th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
11th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
12th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
13th
Johan STIGEFELT
SABRE V4
14th
Brendan CLARKE
HONDA
15th
Barry VENEMAN
HONDA
DNF
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British

Round 12 - Valencia - Valencia
1st
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
2nd
Alex BARROS
HONDA
3rd
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
4th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
5th
Olivier JACQUE
YAMAHA
6th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
7th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
8th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
9th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
10th
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
11th
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
12th
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
13th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
14th
Johan STIGEFELT
SABRE V4
15th
Barry VENEMAN
HONDA
16th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British

Round 13 - Motegi - Pacific 
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Alex BARROS
HONDA
3rd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
4th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
5th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
6th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
7th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
8th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
9th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
10th
Yukio KAGAYAMA
SUZUKI
11th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
12th
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
13th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
14th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
15th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British

Round 14 - Phillip Island - Australia 
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
3rd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
4th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
5th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
6th
Olivier JACQUE
YAMAHA
7th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
8th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
9th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
10th
Jurgen vd GOORBERGH
PROTON
11th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
12th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
13th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
14th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
15th
Kenny ROBERTS
SUZUKI
19th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British

Round 15 - Sepang - Malaysia 
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
3rd
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
4th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
5th
Tohru UKAWA
HONDA
6th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
7th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
8th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
9th
Noriyuki HAGA
YAMAHA
10th
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
11th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
12th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
13th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
14th
Brendan CLARKE
HONDA
15th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British

Round 16 - Rio - Brazil 
1st
Valentino ROSSI
HONDA
2nd
Carlos CHECA
YAMAHA
3rd
Max BIAGGI
YAMAHA
4th
Alex BARROS
HONDA
5th
Loris CAPIROSSI
HONDA
6th
Norick ABE
YAMAHA
7th
Alex CRIVILLE
HONDA
8th
Jose Luis CARDOSO
YAMAHA
9th
Shinya NAKANO
YAMAHA
10th
Garry McCOY
YAMAHA
11th
Leon HASLAM
HONDA
12th
Sete GIBERNAU
SUZUKI
13th
Anthony WEST
HONDA
14th
Haruchika AOKI
HONDA
15th
Brendan CLARKE
HONDA
Riders indicated in RED = British

* END OF SEASON *