The Monster Energy Yamaha Moto GP rider has been in the top class since 2002. In that time the Italian has won six championships, he has over 75 race wins and over 300 race starts. His experience is matched by his success. He came in to Moto GP with Repsol Honda, before switching to the Yamaha team. He then had a two season spell with Ducati, before returning to the Yamaha YZR-M1- the bike with which he won four of his titles.