Jakarta, CNN Indonesia —
Honda racer Marc Marquez collided with Miguel Oliveira at the Portugal MotoGP at the Algarve International Circuit, Portimao, Sunday (26/3) evening WIB.
The terrible moment occurred at the start of the Portugal MotoGP race. Marquez crashed into Oliveira while devouring the third corner.
The unfortunate event occurred because of the aggressive race that was carried out by Marquez. The Baby Alien, who appears fast, is eager to be able to rush forward.
Marquez, who was going fast, lost his balance. He first nudged Jorge Martin who survived the accident.
However, the motorbike that Marquez was riding on continued to slide and crashed into Oliveira’s motorbike, which was in the middle of a corner. Both racers fell and were unable to continue the race.
The incident raised the yellow flag. Shortly after the fall, Marquez approached Oliveira, who was still lying on the side of the track, and made an apologetic gesture to the spectators present at the Algarve International Circuit.
Marquez was then still able to walk normally. Meanwhile, Oliveira had to be assisted on a stretcher by the medical team.
The 2023 Portugal MotoGP race was won by Ducati racer Francesco Bagnaia. The 2022 MotoGP champion was joined by Maverick Vinales and Marco Bezzecchi who also got on the podium at the Portugal MotoGP.