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Dutch MotoGP, Assen - Qualifying 1

28 June 2013

Randy de Puniet outpaces the factory Ducatis to lead Q1. Nicky Hayden also moves through to Q2.

Hayden's team-mate Andrea Dovizioso ran Hector Barbera wide for seeking a tow - then kicked Barbera's bike at the end of the session. Andrea Iannone fell.

While de Puniet and Hayden join the ten fastest riders after third practice in Q2 - Jorge Lorenzo will be missing - the others will start, in the following order, from 13th on the grid onwards.

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1. Randy De Puniet FRA Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT) 1m 36.087s
2. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team (GP13) 1m 36.162s

3. Andrea Iannone ITA Energy T.I. Pramac Racing (GP13) 1m 36.432s
4. Hector Barbera ESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)* 1m 36.490s
5. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Ducati Team (GP13) 1m 36.524s
6. Danilo Petrucci ITA Came IodaRacing Project (Suter-BMW CRT)* 1m 36.695s
7. Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB Motoracing (ART CRT) 1m 36.791s
8. Colin Edwards USA NGM Forward Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)* 1m 37.143s
9. Bryan Staring AUS Go&Fun Honda Gresini (FTR-Honda CRT) 1m 37.315s
10. Claudio Corti ITA NGM Forward Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)* 1m 37.625s
11. Yonny Hernandez COL Paul Bird Motorsport (ART CRT) 1m 37.781s
12. Michael Laverty GBR Paul Bird Motorsport (PBM-ART CRT)* 1m 38.378s
13. Lukas Pesek CZE Came IodaRacing Project (Suter-BMW CRT)* 1m 38.704s
14. Ivan Silva ESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)* 1m 39.077s
* Standard ECU.

Fastest practice time:
Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha 1m 35.263s (FP1)

Official Assen MotoGP records:
Best lap:
Casey Stoner AUS Honda 1m 33.713s (2012)
Fastest race lap:
Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 34.548s (2012)