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Motorcycles seem set to stay in the garage on Tuesday when MotoGP delayed the Italian Grand Prix and Barcelona’s Catalan Grand Prix, pushing the number of top races postponed this year due to coronavirus to seven.

The season opener of the 2020 MotoGP in Qatar was completely cancelled due to travel restrictions for Italian passengers amid concern over the outbreak.

“The FIM, IRTA and Dorna Sports regret to announce the postponement of the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley and Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya, which were set to be held at the Autodromo del Mugello from the 29th to

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