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MotoGP 2021 calendar – how to watch, live stream and highlights

Everything you need to know about how to watch the 2021 MotoGP season including race calendar and TV details.

MotoGP 2021

Two races, two winners. Yep, that sounds like MotoGP to us. The 2021 season has started in typically unpredictable fashion with five different names occupying the six podium places over the first two weekends.


And while the sport doesn’t exactly need any additional shake-ups, the Grand Prix of Portugal is ready to thrill fans across the globe with the return of a true legend.

Six-time world champion MotoGP star Marc Marquez has been cleared to return to the sport following nine months out through injury.

He missed the delayed 2020 season with a broken arm sustained during the first race of the campaign. His return will certainly inject even more life into an already enthralling battle.

We’ve rounded up all the details below and will continue to update you with the latest times, dates and broadcast info. We are your home for watching MotoGP on TV in 2021.

RadioTimes.com brings you the complete 2021 MotoGP season calendar below, including key dates, how to watch on TV and more.

MotoGP on TV – 2021 race calendar

TV coverage times to be update weekly. UK time.

Grand Prix of Portugal

All sessions live on BT Sport 2

Friday 16th April

Free Practice 1 – 9am

Free Practice 2 – 1:15pm

Saturday 17th April

Free Practice 3 – 9am

Qualifying – 12pm

Sunday 18th April

Warm Ups – 9pm

Grand Prix – 10:30am

2nd May – Spain

16th May – France

30th May – Italy

6th June – Catalunya

20th June – Germany

27th June – Netherlands

11th July – Finland

15th August – Austria

29th April – Britain

12th September – Aragon

19th September – San Marino

3rd October – Japan

10th October – Thailand

24th October – Australia

31st October – Malaysia

14th November – Valencia

TBC – Argentina


How to watch MotoGP on TV and live stream

Every MotoGP session – from practice to qualifying to races – will be shown live on BT Sport.

There are multiple ways to get BT Sport. If you’re already a BT Broadband customer, you can add it to your existing contract for an additional £15 per month. For new customers, broadband and BT TV packages start at £39.99 per month.

 If you don’t have or want BT broadband, you can add BT Sport to existing broadband or TV services including Sky,TalkTalk and Virgin.

You can also pick up a non-contract BT Sport Monthly Pass for just £25 per month, giving you a month’s worth of live streamed sport content without signing up to a lengthy contract.

How to watch MotoGP highlights

ITV4 will air highlights of every race following a last-minute announcement after they secured the rights for the 2021 season.

The hour-long highlights show will air every Monday night after a race weekend and including coverage of MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3, bringing fans closer to the action on free-to-air TV.

MotoGP results 2021

28th March – Qatar

  1. Maverick Vinales (Yamaha)
  2. Johann Zarco (Ducati)
  3. Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati)

4th April – Doha

  1. Fabio Quartararo (Yamaha)
  2. Johann Zarco (Pramac Racing)
  3. Jorge Martin (Pramac Racing)

Looking to find out what else is on? Check out our TV Guide.