Member of the Pramac Ducati team since 2015 who competes in the MotoGP world championship as a motorcycle road racer.
He began riding mini-trial and mini-cross bikes in 1998 and switched to road racing in 2006.
He has previously raced with the Ioda team from 2012 until 2014.
He was born in Terni, Italy.
He and Scott Redding raced for team Pramac Racing.