Rossi’s Saudi-backed team set for 2022 MotoGP entry, Japan MotoGP cancelled

Marco Bezzecchi of Sky Racing Team VR46 and his teammate Celestino Vietti ride during the Moto2 race at the German GP on June 18, 2021 (by Steve Wobser/Getty Images)

Racing Team VR46, the motorcycling outfit owned by MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi and now backed by oil and natural gas company Saudi Aramco, has confirmed a five-year contract to compete in the premier…