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Friday practice (1) - Australian MotoGP, Phillip Island

Full Friday free practice times (1) from the Australian MotoGP at Phillip Island, round 17 of 18.
Yamaha's Ben Spies will miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery to repair shoulder injuries at the Malaysian Grand Prix.

Local rider Kris McLaren has been drafted into the Avintia Blusens squad in place of the injured Yonny Hernandez this weekend.

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1. Casey Stoner AUS Repsol Honda (RC213V) 1m 30.374s
2. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1) 1m 31.279s
3. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda (RC213V) 1m 31.533s
4. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1) 1m 31.968s
5. Alvaro Bautista ESP San Carlo Honda Gresini (RC213V) 1m 32.039s
6. Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1) 1m 32.199s
7. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team (GP12) 1m 32.312s
8. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V) 1m 32.356s
9. Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati Team (GP12) 1m 32.655s
10. Randy De Puniet FRA Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT) 1m 33.266s
11. Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB Motoracing (GP12) 1m 33.376s
12. Hector Barbera ESP Pramac Racing (GP12) 1m 33.671s
13. Aleix Espargaro ESP Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT) 1m 33.727s
14. Roberto Rolfo ITA Speed Master (ART CRT) 1m 35.170s
15. Michele Pirro ITA San Carlo Honda Gresini (FTR-Honda CRT) 1m 35.200s
16. Danilo Petrucci ITA Came IodaRacing (Suter-BMW CRT) 1m 35.411s
17. James Ellison GBR Paul Bird Motorsport (ART CRT) 1m 35.427s
18. Colin Edwards USA NGM Forward Racing (Suter-BMW CRT) 1m 35.715s
19. Ivan Silva ESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT) 1m 37.352s
20. Kris McLaren AUS Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT) 1m 40.657s


Official Phillip Island MotoGP records:
Best lap:
Casey Stoner AUS Ducati 1m 28.665s (2008)
Fastest race lap:
Nicky Hayden USA Honda 1m 30.059s (2008)



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fiat500 - Unregistered

October 26, 2012 3:57 AM

I think penguins may distract Pedrosa because they think they are of the same species. But with penguins Pedrosa will also be very motivated like he's in Spain, so it's still an open battle for the title...



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