MotoGP: Seems the Marquez/Rossi Beef Has Been Simmering for Some Time
MCN: Has provided some insight into what may have started the unraveling of Marquez and Rossi's relationship.
"Paddock insiders have since said that they believe the day marked the start of a change in the relationship, when Marquez arrived with some of his Repsol Honda crew to set up his bike in an effort to ensure he beat Rossi on home soil.
Going against the ethos of Rossi’s home-built track as somewhere for fun and friendly competition, the move was said to have infuriated not only the Italian, but a number of other riders that were present on the day."
Read the article in it's entirety here: (MCN) Reed: Rossi and Marquez were literally ready to die at VR46 Ranch