In a day of the the underdogs, SA’s Brad Binder scored a season-best second place in the Moto2 class at the Dutch TT at Assen on Sunday, while Spaniard Maverick Vinales won for Yamaha’s first MotoGP win of the year.

Binder, riding a Red Bull KTM Ajo which had performed under par all season, qualified in second place and grabbed the holeshot off the line to lead a dramatic race in which a number of riders crashed out, including pole-sitter Remy Gardner.

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