Full Saturday free practice times from the German MotoGP, round eight of the 2010 world championship.

Reigning seven time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi is making his return to MotoGP action this weekend, after missing the last four races due to a broken right leg.

Alex de Angelis also returns to MotoGP, in place of the injured Hiroshi Aoyama at Interwetten Honda.

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The track was damp at the start of the session, then dried. Marco Simoncelli escaped injury in a fast lowside fall.

1. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Fiat Yamaha Team 1m 22.253s
2. Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro Team 1m 22.393s
3. Valentino Rossi ITA Fiat Yamaha Team 1m 22.686s
4. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda Team 1m 22.753s
5. Randy de Puniet FRA LCR Honda MotoGP 1m 22.859s
6. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Repsol Honda Team 1m 22.988s
7. Ben Spies USA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 1m 23.062s
8. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Marlboro Team 1m 23.202s
9. Hector Barbera ESP Paginas Amarillas Aspar 1m 23.262s
10. Marco Simoncelli ITA San Carlo Honda Gresini 1m 23.392s
11. Colin Edwards USA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 1m 23.395s
12. Mika Kallio FIN Pramac Racing 1m 23.674s
13. Alvaro Bautista ESP Rizla Suzuki MotoGP 1m 23.703s
14. Aleix Espargaro ESP Pramac Racing 1m 23.709s
15. Marco Melandri ITA San Carlo Honda Gresini 1m 23.751s
16. Alex de Angelis RSM Interwetten Honda MotoGP 1m 23.839s
17. Loris Capirossi ITA Rizla Suzuki MotoGP 1m 23.844s

Fastest Friday time: Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda 1m 22.521s

2009 German Grand Prix - 19/07/2009: Pole position: Valentino Rossi ITA Fiat Yamaha 1m 32.520s (wet) Fastest race lap: Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda 1m 22.126s