VIDEO: Momentum Shifted as Rider in Second Place Emerged Winner of the Indonesian GP

Published 10/15/2023, 6:34 AM EDT

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A gripping tale of redemption and heartbreak unfolded in the Indonesia Grand Prix in Mandalika. A dramatic twist in the MotoGP race for winning the title has changed the course of the game. What you’re going to unravel soon is nothing short of a thrilling action-packed movie.

The journey of the winner to the zenith battling against intense situations, strong competitors, and sweltering situations has been a spectacle to behold. A video of the winning moment of the incredibly talented player has gone viral on social media and fans could not keep calm after witnessing the historical moment. Let’s take up this rollercoaster ride and unravel what happened at that moment.

Rise of Pecco Bagnaia at Indonesia Grand Prix


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Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia has shocked everybody with his epic win. He mounted a heroic charge from the 13th spot on the grid to seize victory in the electrifying Indonesia Grand Prix. This win has not only been a stunning triumph but also a feat that set the track ablaze.

The Italian maestro’s scorching performance on the course had won him the first position. He narrowly edged out Aprilia’s Maverick Vinales. Vinales had previously secured a remarkable second place. While Fabio Quartararo of Yamaha, the 2021 world champion rounded out the podium in third. Jorge Martin’s setback as he suffered a devastating crash set a favorable stage for Bagnaia to reclaim his throne.


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The video of about 30 seconds is now a viral sensation. Pecco Bagnaia can be spotted in the video on the verge of reaching the finishing line. From his body language and reactions it can be very well interpreted that he already knew that his name would be etched in the annals of history.

As he reached the line, he stood up on his bike to celebrate his incredible win. He directed his finishing gesture towards the crowd asking them to cheer more for him as he was about to taste the moment of winning the championship battle. The world of MotoGP is truly oozing out with praises for Bagnaia as he secured more than 346 championships.

The fact that he ended the race back in 2021 in second position and, with his epic determination and resilience, he made it possible for him to grab the title of the winner has truly stunned fans.

Netizens reacted to Bagnaia’s epic rally to MotoGP victory 

The video captioned, “The momentum shifts again!!! ⚔️…Never EVER rule anything out in this sport! 🤯” has been shared on Twitter by @MotoGP. In less than an hour, the video has received 62k views. 

Netizens have been left in awe, and they have taken to the comment section of the viral clip to share their thoughts and praise the winner, Pecco Bagnaia. 

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One of the fans commented, “BACK ON TOP, PECOOO 🙌🏻🔝💥🇮🇩”, referring to how incredibly he emerged as the winner in the race.

While another user wrote, “What a race!!! Amazing from Pecco! He showed everyone what he is made of!! ❤️🏍”.

“He will bottle again”, wrote another user.

Another user commented, “Pecco👏👏👏🔥🔥🔥”, praising the marvelous win of the athlete.


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“Superb Rider from P13  TO #1 🏍️ 💨💨💨…🥇@PeccoBagnaia 👏👏👏”, wrote another user.


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Pecco Bagnaia’s win has truly left fans and the riding world in disbelief. The twist of the event during the pivotal moment and Bagnaia’s heroic performance made the Indonesia Grand Prix in Mandalika an unforgettable experience for all.

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Written by:

Disita Sikdar


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Disita Sikdar is a Viral Sports Moments writer at EssentiallySports. Having completed her bachelor's degree in English from Bhawanipur Education Society College affiliated under the University of Calcutta, she will soon be stepping towards pursuing her masters in English. She has experience working as a content creator and social media manager previously.
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Edited by:

Arnima Shukla