The ninth round of the 2013 MotoGP season took place at Laguna Seca on Sunday, where Marc Marquez took his third victory of the year to extend his title lead.
Stefan Bradl led for 18 laps on the way to his first podium, Valentino Rossi was the top Yamaha in third, Alvaro Bautista took his best result of the year in fourth - while injured title rivals Dani Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo rode to brave fifth and sixth places.
But who was your star of the race?
All things considered, we want to know who impressed you most in the MotoGP race. A shortlist of the top six riders can be found by clicking below.
to vote (after which you will see the present results) and explain your choice in the comments section.