Repsol Honda's Nicky Hayden is absent from the event after injuring his right heel on a Supermoto bike at the X Games on August 1.

Honda Gresini's Shinya Nakano is riding a 2008 factory spec (valve-spring) RC212V for the first time this weekend, a bike which will form the basis of Honda's 2009 satellite machine.

The Brno circuit has been resurfaced for this year's event and, after Saturday's rain, the warm-up took place in dry and sunny conditions.

Kawasaki's John Hopkins fell midway through the 20 minute session, which was dominated by pole sitter Casey Stoner...

1. Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro Team (B) 1min 57.204 secs
2. Valentino Rossi ITA Fiat Yamaha Team (B) 1min 57.679 secs
3. Chris Vermeulen AUS Rizla Suzuki MotoGP (B) 1min 59.126 secs
4. Sylvain Guintoli FRA Alice Team (B) 1min 59.163 secs
5. Toni Elias SPA Alice Team (B) 1min 59.210 secs
6. Shinya Nakano JPN San Carlo Honda Gresini (B) 1min 59.288 secs
7. Dani Pedrosa SPA Repsol Honda Team (M) 1min 59.334 secs
8. Alex de Angelis RSM San Carlo Honda Gresini (B) 1min 59.422 secs
9. Colin Edwards USA Tech 3 Yamaha (M) 1min 59.495 secs
10. John Hopkins USA Kawasaki Racing Team (B) 1min 59.523 secs
11. Randy de Puniet FRA LCR Honda MotoGP (M) 1min 59.687 secs
12. Loris Capirossi ITA Rizla Suzuki MotoGP (B) 1min 59.715 secs
13. Marco Melandri ITA Ducati Marlboro Team (B) 1min 59.973 secs
14. Andrea Dovizioso ITA JiR Team Scot MotoGP (M) 2min 0.148 secs
15. Anthony West AUS Kawasaki Racing Team (B) 2min 0.452 secs
16. Jorge Lorenzo SPA Fiat Yamaha Team (M) 2min 0.670 secs
17. James Toseland GBR Tech 3 Yamaha (M) 2min 1.229 secs

Pole position: Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro (B) 2min 11.657secs (wet)

2007 Czech Republic GP - 19/08/2007: Pole position: Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro (B) 1min 56.884secs Fastest lap: Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro (B) 1min 58.301secs


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