Marc Marquez won the season opener at Qatar, Valentino Rossi and Dani Pedrosa are second and third respectively.
Andrea Dovizioso and Cal Crutchlow, finished the Qatar GP at Losail in fifth and sixth place respectively.
Thanks to the good results of Espargaro and Edwards, the NGM Forward Racing team leaves Qatar in third position of the Constructor Championship.
Repsol Honda rider Marc Marquez emerged victorious from a closely-fought contest with Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi.
Reigning World Champion has perfect start to season and wins ahead of Rossi and Pedrosa
Reigning World Champion sets fastest lap ahead of Bautista and Smith
Tomorrow the 22-lap Grand Prix of Qatar will get underway under the Losail floodlights at 10pm local time.
Jorge Lorenzo took seventh to secure a spot in tomorrow’s second qualifying session within the top ten riders.
The newly named Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders were out feeling their way on the night track for the first time this year.
First free practice session throws up a lot of surprises at the front
Ducati Team arrives at Losail International Circuit for opening round of the season in Qatar
Repsol rider third in Qatar, on his debut in the premier class. Dani Pedrosa finishes fourth after fighting for the podium.
Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Cal Crutchlow put up a fantastic fight on the Losail International Circuit.
Gobmeier: With the progress made over the testing season, we were able to improve our speed.
Bridgestone slick compounds available: Front: Soft & Hard; Rear: Medium & Hard (Asymmetric). Weather: Dry. Ambient 22-22°C; Track 23-23°C (Bridgestone measurement)
Reigning MotoGP champion wins ahead of teammate Rossi and rookie Marquez
Dani Pedrosa struggled to find clear space on-track during qualifying on the Losail International Circuit
Valentino Rossi's return to Yamaha was marred by traffic during the MotoGP qualifying on the Losail International Circuit
American rider Nicky Hayden slots 11th in the season opening grid on the Losail International Circuit
On the Losail International Circuit, Andrea Iannone nabbed his first MotoGP top ten start position
Bridgestone slick compounds available for qualifying included front: soft & hard; rear: medium & hard (asymmetric). Weather was dry with ambient 25-24°C; track was 27-26°C per Bridgestone measurements
Ducati Team riders Andrea Dovizioso and Nicky Hayden in a positive frame of mind for MotoGP’s new qualifying system