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It was a dual for first between the reigning champ and the living legend in the heat of Jerez, Spain. However, Valentino Rossi’s position leading the race would be short-lived, with young Marc Marquez stealing back the lead and holding as much as a four-second cushion beyond the field. Marquez comfortably took the win, his fourth consecutive victory to begin the 2014 campaign.
If it wasn’t already clear after the first two races of the 2014 MotoGP season, Marc Marquez is in rare form right now. The 21-year-old Spaniard won in Argentina over the weekend, becoming the first rider in 43 years to win the the first three rounds from pole position.
Marc Marquez is back in very familiar territory: the winner’s circle. After leading off the 2014 season with a win in Qatar last month, the reigning MotoGP world champion carried that momentum to a second consecutive spot atop the podium at the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas this past weekend.