Moto2 rider Romano Fenati has been sacked by his Marinelli Snipers team after grabbing the brake of a rival.
In a statement the team said:
Fenati’s “irresponsible act endangered the life of another rider”.
“It can’t be apologised for in any way.”
It added: “The rider, from this moment, will not participate in any more races with the Marinelli Snipers team.”