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Phillip Island gears up for the 2009 MotoGP As riders, teams, spectators, national and international media descend on Phillip Island, the atmosphere is charged despite torrential downpours of rain over the last few days. Friday will see MotoGP...

Phillip Island gears up for the 2009 MotoGP

As riders, teams, spectators, national and international media descend on Phillip Island, the atmosphere is charged despite torrential downpours of rain over the last few days.

Friday will see MotoGP riders take to the track for their free practice sessions, and a chance to fine tune their machines before qualifying begins on Saturday.

The National support classes will get straight down to business on Friday with Australian Superbike class getting their free practice, qualifying and first race while the Supersport and Historic classes not only riding their free practice and qualifying but their first two races as well.

-credit: ma.org.au

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Series MotoGP
Drivers Phillip Island