Valentino Rossi won the opening round of the MotoGP season under the floodlights at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar after a fantastic duel with Andrea Dovizioso.
Andrea Dovizioso will start from a surprise MotoGP pole position for Ducati after blitzing the Q2 qualifying session at Qatar on Saturday evening.
Repsol Honda rider leads first free practice session ahead of teammate Pedrosa and Aleix Espargaro.
Torrential downpours bring an abrupt end to teams’ testing schedules
Reigning MotoGP champion splits factory Ducati riders Dovizioso and Iannone
Reigning MotoGP champion very happy with blistering hot race simulation
Spaniard very happy with progress on his Repsol Honda RC213V
It's been a week end full of emotions for the Pramac team
Track conditions today were much like yesterday with a constant track temperature of 26°C recorded during the twenty-two lap race.
Andrea Iannone fourth on the grid.
Dovizioso’s pole-winning time was set on his second run in QP2.
Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi made the most of their first practice session to be ready for Sunday‘s racing action.
Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone, were classified seventh and tenth respectively.
The new Desmosedici GP15 took to the track today in the IRTA tests at Sepang International Circuit.
Despite the difficult track and weather conditions Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo were able to finish today’s session in first and fifth respectively.
Factory riders Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone unveiled the new Ducati Desmosedici GP15.